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Teresa L. Knott

Director, TML and Associate University Librarian

Associate Professor
Administration
Tompkins-McCaw Library

(804) 828-0634
Tompkins-McCaw Library, Room 142
tlknott@vcu.edu

Education

  • M.P.A. Public Administration, University of Texas at El Paso, 1990 
  • M.L.S. Library Science, University of Oklahoma, 1982
  • B.U.S. University Studies, University of New Mexico, 1980

Previous Professional Experience

  • Deputy Director, Health Sciences and Human Services Library, University of Maryland, 2004-2009
  • Associate Director and Faculty Associate, Delia-Montes Gallo Library of the Health Sciences, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 1985-2004
  • Reference Librarian and Faculty Associate, Library of the Health Sciences, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 1984-1985
  • Assistant Reference Librarian and Faculty Associate, Library of the Health Sciences, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 1983-1984

Awards and Honors

  • Distinguished Member, Academy of Health Information Professionals
  • NLM/AAHSL Leadership Fellow, 2005-2006
  • South Central Chapter of the Medical Library Association Distinguished Service Award, 2004
  • Medical Informatics MBL/NLM Course Fellow, 2003

Selected Presentations

  • Bodamer, C.N., Byrne, B.E., Bryk, M.L., Jones, S.D., Knott, T.L., Pellegrini, J.M., Weaver, M.G., Wood, I. (2012). Growing knowledge and connections across disciplines: An interdisciplinary faculty learning community focused on active learning. Presented at Medical Library Association Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA.
  • Green, M.J., Henderson, M., Hughes, K, Knott, T.L. (2010). Lightning poster: Passport to excellence: A training program to encourage active learning. Poster presented at Medical Library Association Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C.
  • Green, M.J., Henderson, M., Hughes, K., Knott, T.L. (2009). Passport to excellence: A training program to encourage active learning. Presented at Three by the Sea: MLA TriChapter/MLA Meeting, Atlantic City, NJ.
  • Knott, T.L. (2008). Online social networking services 101. Presented at "Are You Connect.ed?: Social Networking Tools for Collaborating, Teaching & Learning," Health Sciences and Human Services Library, Baltimore, MD. 

Selected Publications

  • Knott, T.L. (2013). Succession Planning. MLA News, 53(1): 14. [column]
  • Knott, T.L. (2012). Leadership Development: Positioning Yourself for the Next Step. MLA News, 52 (9): 6. [column]
  • Knott, T.L., Scott, U.K. (1994). New Perspectives in Information Retrieval. Clinical Reviews in Allergy, 12 (2): 201-210.
  • Knott, T.L. (2007). Evolving internet reference resources. [Review of the book Evolving internet reference resources edited by W. Miller and R.M. Pellen] Journal of the Medical Library Association, 95 (3): 360. 
  • Knott, T. (2004). Medical librarianship. HOSA E-magazine.

Selected University Service 

  • MCV Campus Associate and Assistant Deans Committee
  • VCU Residency Appeals Committee

Selected VCU Libraries Service 

  • Electronic Resources Committee, Administrative Council Liaison
  • Development and Public Relations Coordinating Committee, Chair

Professional Organizations

  • Association of Academic Health Sciences Libraries
    • Future Leadership Committee
  • Association of American Medical Colleges
    • Group on Information Resources, VCU Institutional Representative
  • Medical Library Association
    • Board of Directors
    • Leadership and Management Section 
    • Medical Informatics Section
  • Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Medical Library Association
  • South Central Chapter of the Medical Library Association 

Community Activities

  • VCU Institute for Women's Health, Professional Advisory Committee
  • New England Journal of Medicine Library Advisory Board

VCU Libraries

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

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