Erin Kerby

Veterinary Medicine Librarian; Assistant Professor, University Library

Veterinary Medicine Library

2001 S. Lincoln Ave.

1257 VMBSB

Urbana, IL 61802

(217) 244-1295

Previous Position(s)

2011-2013: Special Projects Assistant; Taubman Health Sciences Library, University of Michigan.


2011: Master of Science in Information; University of Michigan.

2002: Bachelor of Arts in English; Aquinas College.

Awards and Distinctions

Grants Awarded

2015: Research Publication Committee Grant, University Library (principal investigator).

Recent Publications


Kerby EE. (2015) "Research Data practices in veterinary medicine: A case study." Journal of eScience Librarianship, 4(1): e1073. doi: 10.7191/jeslib.2015.1073.

Rosenzweig M, Kerby E, Mahraj K. (2013) "Delivering relevant information to a remotely located clinical department of a medical center." Journal of Hospital Librarianship, 13(1): 23-31. doi: 10.1080/15323269.2013.743412.

Recent Presentations

Kerby EE. "Research data publication policies in veterinary medicine." 6th Evidence Based Veterinary Medicine Association Symposium, online: 14 Nov 2014.

Kerby EE, Trei K. "Minding the gap: eBook coverage and availability across disciplines." ACRL Library Research Seminar IV, Champaign, IL: 8 Oct 2014.

Kerby EE. "From grad student to professional: One librarian's experience as a research mentee." ACRL Library Research Seminar IV, Champaign, IL: 7 Oct 2014.

Lalla NJ, Kerby E, Lauseng D. "Analyze this! An iterative analysis of reference statistics." 2013 ALA Annual Conference, Chicago, IL: 29 June 2013.

Zeylikovich I, Kerby E, Rosenzweig M. "Genetics through the ages: An academic health system’s global impact." 2013 MLA Annual Meeting, Boston, MA: 5 May 2013.

Rosenzweig M, Kerby E. "Innovative model for serving a remotely located clinical department of a medical center." 2012 Midwest Chapter MLA Annual Meeting, Rochester, MN: 7 October 2012.

Kerby E, Lalla NJ, Lauseng D. "Planning a strategic lineup for the delivery of effective reference services." 2012 MLA Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA: 20 May 2012.

Professional Service

Medical Library Association (MLA)

Veterinary Medicine Libraries Section of MLA