Gregory P. Spano

Education Librarian

Office: Library 320D

Phone: (504) 280-6550

Email: gspano@uno.edu

Greg Spano

Major Responsibilities

The specific duties of my position include:

  • To develop and maintain education collection in the areas of: Educational Leadership, Counseling, & Foundations; Special Education and Habilitative Services; Human Performance & Health Promotion. Also to be a liaison to the above departments within the College of Education.
  • To provide library instruction services to courses in the above departments.
  • To create handouts and web subject guides in the areas of responsibility.
  • To provide general reference desk services as well as subject specific research consultations.
  • To provide reference assistance with the many microforms research collections housed in the Multimedia Collection and to write guides to their use.


  • Friends of the Library—board memberMicroformsCooking
  • Church Organist


  • Microform Collections in New Orleans Academic and Public Libraries: a Union List, 1983, (ED 234802).
  • “ERIC on Compact Disc: Results of a User Survey.” LLA Bulletin, v. 52 (Fall, 1989) pp. 93-5.
  • “ERIC Three Ways: Results of a User Survey at UNO” Louisiana Libraries, v. 63, Summer 2000, pp. 22-26.
  • “Gong Lum v Rice, 275 U.S. 78 (1927)” in Greenwood Dictionary of Education, 2003, p. 155.
  • “Lau v Nichols, 414 U.S. 563 (1974)” in Greenwood Dictionary of Education, 2003, p. 200.
  • “Tinker v. Des Moines Independent Community School District, 393. U.S. 503 (1969) in Greenwood Dictionary of Education, 2003. p. 357.