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Coastal Carolina University
P.O. Box 261954
Conway, South Carolina
Information literacy, plagiarism, Internet use, internet abuse, copyright compliance, active learning strategies, research, library issues, cooperative training programs, critical thinking, Victorian literature, Jane Austen, popular culture, smocking, historical needlework
Margaret Fain, librarian and director of core curriculum at Kimbel Library, joined the Coastal Carolina University faculty in 1985. She earned a bachelor's degree from Rhodes College and a master's degree in library services from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Her areas of expertise include information literacy, plagiarism, Internet use/abuse, copyright compliance, active learning strategies, conducting effective research, library issues, cooperative training programs and teaching critical thinking skills.
Her secondary areas of expertise include Victorian literature, Jane Austen, popular culture, smocking and historical needlework.