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Amy Andres

Art History Librarian, VCUQatar

Assistant Professor
VCUQatar Library

+974-4402-0555
VCUQatar Library, Room 106-Q
ajandres@vcu.edu

Education

  • M.L.I.S. Library and Information Studies, University College London, 2000
  • M.A. Art History, California State University-Fresno, 1998
  • B.A. Art and Design, California State University-Fresno, 1991

Previous Professional Experience

  • Director, Learning and Resource Center, College of the Sequoias, 2012-2013
  • Research Librarian, Higher Colleges of Technology, 2011-2012
  • Library Manager, Center for Medical Education and Research, University of California-San Francisco, 2006-2011
  • Head of Library Instructional Services and Outreach, California State University-Stanislaus, 2002-2006
  • Librarian, California State University-Fresno, 2000-2002

Teaching Experience

  • College of the Sequoias
    • Art 001: Art Appreciation
    • Art History002: Prehistory-Gothic
    • Art History 003: Renaissance-Contemporary
    • LIBR 101: College Research Strategies
    • LIBR 102: Information Resources
  • State Center College District
    • Art 2: Art Appreciation
    • Art 3: 2-Dimensional Art and Design
    • Art History 5: Prehistory-Gothic
    • Art History 6: Renaissance-Contemporary
  • California State University-Stanislaus
    • Art History 2525: Pre-Columbian Mesoamerica
    • HONS 3500: Information Literacy 
    • MDIS 1200: Information Literacy

Selected Publications

  • Clay, J. & Andres, A. (2013). What is the best ambulatory treatment for a patient with acute prostatitis? Clinical query: 5403. Family Physicians Inquiries Network.
  • Wilbert, B., Muhundro, B.L., Shaw, V., Andres, A. (2011). Appetite suppressants as adjuncts for weight loss. American Family Physician, 83(7), 1-2.
  • Dinscore, A. & Andres, A. (2010). Surgical videos online: A survey of prominent sources and future trends. Medical Reference Services Quarterly, 29(1), 10-27.
  • Andres, A. (2006). Review of: Greek civilization through the eyes of travellers and scholars: The library of Dimitris Contominas. Libraries & the Cultural Record, 41(4), 523-524.
  • Young, N. & Andres, A. (2006). From small step to giant leap in research ability. Academic Exchange Quarterly, 9(2), 104-108.

Selected Presentations

  • Andres, A. (2008). Cranial trepanation: A historical and cultural overview. Poster session presented at the Joint Meeting of the Northern California Medical Library Group and the Medical Library Group of Southern California and Arizona.

Professional Organizations

  • Academy of Health Information Professionals
  • Association of College and Research Libraries
  • Art Libraries Society of North America
  • Librarians Without Borders
  • Medical Library Association
  • Teachers of English Speakers to Other Languages 

VCU Libraries

James Branch Cabell Library Monroe Park Campus
901 Park Ave., Box 842033
Richmond, VA 23284-2033
Toll-free: (866) 828-2665
(804) 828-1111
All Libraries
Tompkins-McCaw Library MCV Campus
509 N. 12th St., Box 980582
Richmond, VA 23298-0582
Toll-free: (866) 828-2665
(804) 828-0636

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