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Bickley, Tom

Reference/Instruction Librarian

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Subject specialist for music, philosophy, math & computer science; col-liaison for political science and public administration;

You can reach me at
or 510 885 7554.

AIM screen name CSUEBlibTom

Office: LI 2141.

Fax: 510 885 2049.

Current Responsibilities:

  • Instruction Coordinator for Library credit courses.
  • Instructor for Library 1210: Introduction to Information Literacy
  • Liaison for Music, Philosophy, Math & Computer Science, Political Science & Public Administration

Research Interests:

Experimental Music (“post-modern art music”), Cornelius Cardew, Computer Music (esp. algorithmic composition using Max/MSP), African American studies, Information Literacy, and Art as a social/political process. For information on my professional scholarly activities in music see and


American Music Center
American Recorder Society
Bay Area Center for Waldorf Teacher Training
California Association of Research Libraries
California Clearinghouse for Library Instruction
Deep Listening Institute
Music Library Association and Music Library Association-Northern California Chapter
San Francisco Early Music Society

Posted on 02.28.08

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