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Emilie Songolo

Emilie Songolo

Expert on international and comparative librarianship, academic libraries, capacity building in African libraries, and library services for special groups

Coordinator of International & Area Studies, General Library System Libraries Work: 608-265-4740 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • African and African Diaspora Studies
  • Economics
  • Ethnic studies
  • Francophone studies
  • Global studies
  • Political Science


  • Member, American Library Association
  • Member, Africana Librarian's Council and African Studies Association
  • UW-Madison "Librarian of the Year" Award
  • UW-Madison Outstanding Woman of Color Award, 2016
  • Author, "Women in African Cinema: An Annotated Bibliography"
  • West African Research Association Fellowship
  • UW-Madison Academic Staff Executive Committee "Good Works" Award