Jen Bedier

Research and Instructional Services Librarian

Professor of Practice

Jennifer Bedier is a Research and Instructional Services Librarian and a Professor of Practice at the University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law. She is a scholar in Knowledge River, a program for information professionals who are committed to serving the information needs of Latino and Native American populations. She also works as a capital defense attorney representing indigent people on Arizona’s Death Row. She was formerly the Director of the Arizona Capital Representation Project, Arizona’s only legal aid non-profit that represents capital defendants, trains capital defense attorneys, and provides community education about the death penalty. She co-developed and co-taught a seminar on capital punishment at the College of Law.


  • M.A., Library and Information Science, University of Arizona, School of Information 
  • J.D., University of Arizona, James E. Rogers College of Law
  • B.A. University of Arizona, major in English Literature, minor in Biochemistry