Mega M. Subramaniam

Mega M. Subramaniam

Mega M. Subramaniam

Associate Professor and Co-Director of the Youth eXperience (YX) Lab
Patuxent Building, Room 2109-E
(301) 405-3406

Dr. Subramaniam's research focuses on enhancing the role of libraries in fostering the mastery of emerging digital literacies that are essential to STEM learning among underserved young people. Her work has been generously funded by various federal and private agencies, and is intended to bring research and practice together to enhance the skills of in-service and pre-service librarians. Dr. Subramaniam currently serves as a Board Member for Young Adults Library Services Association (YALSA) and serves as the co-editor of the School Library Research Journal.  


Enhancing the role of libraries in fostering digital literacies among underserved young people.

Current Research Interests

  • Youth learning and technology
  • Youth emerging digital literacies
  • Learning in libraries


  • PhD, Florida State