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Alex Carroll

Vanderbilt University Libraries
Librarian for STEM Research
Nashville, TN
Alex Carroll, MSLS, AHIP, is the Librarian for STEM Research at the Vanderbilt University Jean and Alexander Heard Libraries. Alex serves as a liaison librarian for the School of Engineering and STEM academic units within the College of Arts and Science, supporting the research of faculty and developing curriculum-integrated information literacy instruction programs for students in the sciences.

Alex serves on the editorial board of the Journal of the Medical Library Association and is a Senior member of MLA’s Academy of Health Information Professionals (AHIP). His research interests include evidence-based practice, mentoring emerging LIS professionals, and improving information literacy instruction for students in the sciences; he has published on these topics in journals such as portal: Libraries and the academy, The Journal of Academic Librarianship, and the Journal of the Medical Library Association.