Jennifer Klump

Research librarian and fact checker

Aloha, Oregon

Jennifer Klump


Health, medicine, education, lifestyle, parenting, and insurance


University of Oregon, Emporia State University


  • Tutored college students in how to find research using library databases through
  • Managed and operated an online reference desk for educators at Education Northwest
  • Received a Master of Library Science degree from Emporia State University


Jennifer L. Klump managed and operated an online reference desk service at Education Northwest, a non-profit that contracts with the U.S. Department of Education to provide evidence-based research and comprehensive support to educators. There she conducted rigorous database searches and compiled customized bibliographies of peer-reviewed research for teachers, school administrators, and policymakers. Jennifer has also tutored college students to find peer-reviewed research in library databases for their coursework.


Jennifer received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Oregon and a Master of Library Science degree from Emporia State University.

A Message from Jennifer Klump

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