Corinna Haas is the academic librarian at the ICI Berlin. She supplies the Institute’s staff and fellows with literature, bibliographical information, audiovisual and other materials. She joined the newly-founded institute in 2007 and built up its library services.

She received her degree in Librarianship for Public Libraries at Stuttgart Media University in 1991 and completed her studies of European ethnology and comparative literature at the Humboldt Universität zu Berlin in 2000.

She worked as a librarian at the Goethe Institut Prien am Chiemsee and at public libraries in Celle and Dessau. In 2013, she completed a distance learning course in Library and Information Science (MA LIS) at the Humboldt Universität zu Berlin.

Her research interests include library sociology and library ethnology with a focus on user studies. She is active in various professional networks and organizations. From 2016-19 she served as the managing chairwoman of the Berlin section of the German Library Association (Deutscher Bibliotheksverband e.V.). 

Selected Publications