Ursula Gorham, Ph.D., J.D., is a Lecturer in the College of Information Studies. She is admitted to practice law in Maryland and previously served as a law clerk in Maryland appellate and federal bankruptcy courts. Her research has been published in Government Information Quarterly, Public Library Quarterly, Journal of Education for Library and Information Science, Journal of Open Access to Law, Information Polity, and First Monday. Dr. Gorham is also a co-author of Public libraries, public policies, and political processes: Serving and transforming communities in times of economic and political constraint (2014) and Libraries, human rights, and social justice: Enabling access and promoting inclusion (2015). In addition, she currently serves as an Associate Editor of Library Quarterly.