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UIC Library Faculty Profile: Carmen Howard, Regional Health Sciences Librarian & Instructor: Home

Welcome

I am a Regional Health Sciences Librarian and Instructor at the UIC Library of the Health Sciences in Peoria, located on the campus of the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria (UICOMP).

My primary responsibilities at the library include:

  • Instruction
  • Reference
  • Outreach
  • Special Collections & Archives

Education

  • Master of Science in Library Science, University of Kentucky, 1996
  • B.S. Sociology/Anthropology with a minor in Art History, Truman State University, 1992

Professional Library Experience

University of Illinois at Chicago (Peoria, IL) 2010-present

  • Regional Health Sciences Librarian & Instructor, Library of the Health Sciences at Peoria (2016-present)
  • Clinical Associate, Health Sciences Education, University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria (2018-present)
  • Regional Health Sciences Librarian & Visiting Assistant Professor, Library of the Health Sciences at Peoria (2012-2016)
  • Visiting Project Coordinator, Library of the Health Sciences at Peoria (2010-2012)

OCLC Preservation Service Center (Bethlehem, PA) 1997-2006

  • Manager, Preservation Services (1997-2006)
  • Project Manager of Preservation Microfilming (1997)

Instructional Highlights

  • University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria - Medical Colloquia - How to Write an Op/Ed
  • University of Illinois at Chicago Library of the Health Sciences – Nursing Experts: Translating the Evidence (NExT)
  • University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria - Medical Informatics
  • University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria – Epidemiology & Ethics – PubMed Competencies Independent Study Module
  • University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria – Caterpillar Faculty Scholars Fellowship
  • University of Illinois at Chicago Library of the Health Sciences – Evidence-Based Practice Online
  • Rutgers University Preservation Management Institute (OCLC Preservation Service Center)
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Carmen Howard
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UIC Library of the Health Sciences - Peoria
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Subjects:Medicine