Tina Franks

Head, ARC & Fine Art Libraries



Research and Education
275 W Woodruff Ave RM 400A Columbus, OH 43210
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Tina Franks is an associate professor for the Ohio State University Libraries in the Research and Education Division. She serves as the Head of the Architecture and Fine Arts Libraries.  She is the Head of the Arts Librarians Group which includes oversight of the Music and Dance Library located in the 18th Avenue Library.  Tina also oversees the Government Information and Microforms department located in the Thompson Library.

Tina provides research consultations and classroom support for the students and faculty of the Knowlton School of Architecture and interdisciplinary programs around campus, as well as to visiting scholars and members of the public.


Consultation and Support Areas

  • Architecture
  • City and Regional Planning
  • Landscape Architecture

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Committees and Service

  • Appointment Promotion and Tenure
  • Internal Advancement Partners Committee
  • Management Committee
  • Knowlton School of Architecture Library Committee
  • Research & Education Division Heads Group
  • Faculty Hearing Committee