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Eric Shappy

Reference & Research Services

Reference Assistant

About Me

I have a Bachelor of Arts degree in Creative Writing and Philosophy along with a minor in Advertising Design from Bradford College in Massachusetts and have completed additional graduate studies in Education, ESL and various Foreign Languages at a number of Boston and Bay Area academic institutions.


I have worked at the University of San Francisco's Gleeson library since 1997 and have held long term positions in both Distance Learning Services and Reference & Research Services. Prior to USF, I worked in both public and corporate libraries in Boston, Los Angeles and New York.


Classic Film, foreign languages (especially French & German), painting and anything to do with the visual and theater arts.