Vani Natarajan

Research and Instruction Librarian in the Humanities and Global Studies

I have an undergraduate degree in English Literature with a concentration in Creative Writing, along with a Master’s Degree in Library and Information Science.

I serve as the departmental and program librarian for the Humanities and Global Studies at Barnard: Africana Studies, Asian and Middle Eastern Cultures, Comparative Literature, English, French, German, Italian, Jewish Studies, Slavic Studies, and Spanish and Latin American Cultures. 

To book a consultation, email me at, or use the calendar below:


208C Lehman Hall


Mondays - Fridays from 10AM-6PM

MLIS, University of Pittsburgh

BA, Swarthmore College

In the News

Library news about: the move, IMATS videos, professional contributions, a new digital exhibit, and NYC Zines Weekend

The Scholar & Feminist XL: Action on Education February 27 & 28, 2015

BLAIS staff members Jenna Freedman, Michael Diggs, Vani Natarajan, Alexis Seeley, Martha Tenney and Nick Wolven published an Op-Ed in the Columbia Spectator.