liz brewster

Research and Teaching Fellow

University of Leicester

Location
Leicester, United Kingdom
Discipline
Social Sciences
Interests
Bibliotherapy
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Publications

  • More benefit from a well-stocked library than a well-stocked pharmacy: How do readers use books as therapy?

    Brewster L

    Plotting the Reading Experience: Theory/ Practice/ Policy (2014)

    • -- Readers Readers not available. This publication is not currently accessible in the Mendeley catalog.
  • The public library as therapeutic landscape: A qualitative case study.

    Brewster L

    Health & place (2014)

    • -- Readers Readers not available. This publication is not currently accessible in the Mendeley catalog.
  • Mind the Gap: Do Librarians Understand Service User Perspectives on Bibliotherapy?

    Brewster L, Sen B, Cox A

    Library Trends (2013)

    • -- Readers Readers not available. This publication is not currently accessible in the Mendeley catalog.
  • 'Medicine for the Soul' Bibliotherapy and the Public Library

    Brewster E

    Department of Information Studies (2007)

    • -- Readers Readers not available. This publication is not currently accessible in the Mendeley catalog.
  • An investigation of experiences of reading for mental health and well-being and their relation to models of bibliotherapy.

    Brewster E

    Information School (2011)

    • -- Readers Readers not available. This publication is not currently accessible in the Mendeley catalog.
  • Reader Development and Mental Wellbeing: The Accidental Bibliotherapist

    Brewster L

    Australasian Public Library and Information Services (2009)

    • -- Readers Readers not available. This publication is not currently accessible in the Mendeley catalog.
  • The Reading Remedy: Bibliotherapy in Practice

    Brewster L

    Australasian Public Library and Information Services (2008)

    • -- Readers Readers not available. This publication is not currently accessible in the Mendeley catalog.
  • The Accidental Bibliotherapist

    Brewster L

    Public Library Journal (2008)

    • -- Readers Readers not available. This publication is not currently accessible in the Mendeley catalog.
  • The Reading Remedy

    Brewster L

    Public Library Journal (2008)

    • -- Readers Readers not available. This publication is not currently accessible in the Mendeley catalog.
  • Medicine for the Soul

    Brewster L

    Public Library Journal (2008)

    • -- Readers Readers not available. This publication is not currently accessible in the Mendeley catalog.
  • Legitimising bibliotherapy: evidence-based discourses in healthcare

    Brewster L, Sen B, Cox A

    Journal of Documentation (2012)

    • -- Readers Readers not available. This publication is not currently accessible in the Mendeley catalog.
  • Books on Prescription: Bibliotherapy in the United Kingdom

    Brewster L

    Journal of Hospital Librarianship (2009)

    • -- Readers Readers not available. This publication is not currently accessible in the Mendeley catalog.
  • Medicine for the soul: Bibliotherapy

    Brewster L

    Aplis (2008)

    • -- Readers Readers not available. This publication is not currently accessible in the Mendeley catalog.
  • 'Quality signposting': the role of online information prescription in providing patient information.

    Brewster L, Sen B

    Health Information and Libraries Journal (2011)

    • -- Readers Readers not available. This publication is not currently accessible in the Mendeley catalog.

Professional experience

Research and Teaching Fellow

University of Leicester

January 2013 - Present

Education history

Information School, University of Sheffield

PhD

October 2008 - September 2011 (2 years 11 months)

Information School, University of Sheffield

MA

September 2006 - September 2007 (1 year)

Centre for Eighteenth Century Studies, University of York

MA

October 2004 - September 2005 (11 months)