Jillian Sparks is the Special Collections Librarian at W.D. Jordan Rare Books and Special Collections, Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario. She holds a MLIS and Certificate in Books Studies from the University of Iowa and a MA in English from the University of Victoria.
Her current research interests include special collections instruction and primary source literacy, history of the book and bookbinding, and the scientific works of John Wilkins. Jillian is also the curator of the Robertson Davies Collection and coordinates the social media accounts for @jordan_library.