Education and Liaison Services

Faculty Liaison Program

We can assist you in person or by phone with:

  • Search strategy for complex research questions
  • Choosing appropriate databases
  • Using citation management tools such as RefWorks and EndNote
  • Grant preparation and systematic reviews of the literature
  • Customized online tutorials specific to your curriculum
  • Provide one primary contact liaison at the library

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Subject Area Phone Contact
Basic sciences 1-415-476-2534 Evans Whitaker
Physical therapy and rehabilitation 1-415-476-3397 Min-Lin Fang
School of Dentistry 1-415-476-5765 Peggy Tahir
School of Medicine 1-415-476-2534 Evans Whitaker
School of Nursing 1-415-476-3397 Min-Lin Fang
School of Pharmacy 1-415-476-2534 Evans Whitaker
Scholarly communication 1-415-476-8415 Anneliese Taylor
Collection development 1-415-476-8415 Sarah McClung
Tobacco and drug documents 1-415-514-1796 Rachel Taketa
History of the health sciences 1-415-476-1024 Polina Ilieva
Copyright 1-415-476-5765 Peggy Tahir

Library Classes and Other Instruction

Recurring classes offered on:

  • Effective literature searching
  • Power tips for searching specific databases (e.g. PubMed) 
  • Getting the most out of citation management software  

Custom classes by request:  

  • Departmental in-service trainings or continuing education programs
  • In-class instruction by faculty request
  • Curriculum development assistance
  • Support for research assignments