Gail Bailey

Clinical Assistant Professor

Gail Bailey

Contact Info

Hawkins Hall, Room 107P


Ed. D., Education Policy, Planning and Administration, University of Maryland College Park

M. S., Instructional Technology, Towson State University

B.A., Education, Towson State College

Areas of Expertise

School Library Media Programs; Information Literacy; Instructional Technology; and Education Policy

Research Publications

Bailey, G. (2007). Allocating funds for school library media programs: A case study of education policymaking in Maryland (Doctoral Dissertation).

Bailey, G. and Paul, M. (2012). Report from the field: Outcome evaluation of the library media program on information literacy skills in Montgomery County Public Schools, Maryland, Teacher Librarian, 30(5), 46-49.


Bailey, G. and Kreinbrook, K. (2013, April 23). Adding rigor to library media evaluations with information literacy assessment. Common Ground Conference 2013. Baltimore, MD: Baltimore Convention Center.


Bailey, G. M., Ed. D., Chambers, M. S., Ph. D. & Robinson, D. E., Ed. D. (2020). Cost/benefit analysis of school library programs. OSPR Pilot Research Seed Fund Program January – August 2021.

MDK12 Digital Library Project, 2002 – 2009. Major responsibilities: served as the lead for a statewide Enhancing Education Through Technology federal grant to form a statewide purchasing consortium for digital content. The project achieved sustainability with the passage of Senate Bill 235 and the Governor’s signature on May 19, 2009.