Sofiya Dahman

Resource Delivery and Interlibrary Loan (ILL) Librarian, Assistant Professor

(901) 678-8223
McWherter Library, 212B
Office Hours
By appointment
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Sofiya provides leadership in planning and implementing resource delivery & interlibrary loan (ILL) services for the University Libraries. Her team and she are committed to connect you to collections from all around the United State and worldwide in support of your research, teaching, and learning needs as current faculty, student, and staff of the University of Memphis. She serves as a collection development and a go-to librarian for Public Health and Physics. She welcomes any opportunity to passionately promote, publicize, and educate all users about libraries, information literacy, open access resources, ways to serve as an ally to marginalized populations.


  • Master of Library Science-Texas Woman’s University, Denton, TX, 2019
  • Master of Library and Information Science and Cultural Policy- Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski,” Sofia, Bulgaria, 2000
  • Bachelor of Library Science- Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski,” Sofia, Bulgaria, 1999

Conference Posters

  • Dahman, S., Phillips, J. (2020, June 24-26). A rainbow affair: Daring to provide visibility for everyone. Poster presented at the 2020 American Library Association Virtual Conference, Chicago, USA.