Intellectual Property Librarian & Professor of Library Sciences
Office: SL 329
Phone: (859) 572-5723
Intellectual Property Librarian and Professor of Library Science
John Schlipp is an Intellectual Property Librarian and Professor of Library Science at W. Frank Steely Library at Northern Kentucky University.
John holds a master's degree in Library Science from the University of Kentucky. He is the manager of the IPAC: Intellectual Property Awareness Center at Steely Library. The IPAC assists those in need of information about intellectual property to cultivate their research, creativity, and innovation. Prior to receiving his MSLS in 2000, John worked in the communications industry for 15 years. His scholarly contributions include a textbook entitled Intellectual Property and Information Rights for Librarians (ABC-CLIO: Libraries Unlimited, 2019) and a chapter in the textbook Distributed Learning Librarianship (ABC-CLIO: Libraries Unlimited, 2011). He teaches LIN 405 Intellectual Property & Information Rights for the NKU Bachelor's Degree in Library Informatics.