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Jennifer McDaniel

Research and Education Librarian

Assistant Professor
Tompkins-McCaw Library, Research and Education

(804) 827-1150
Tompkins-McCaw Library, Room 144-D


  • M.S. Library Science, The Catholic University of America, 2010
  • B.S. Biology, Mount Saint Vincent University, 2005

Selected Publications

  • Johnson, E., Dodd-McCue, D., Tartaglia, A., McDaniel, J. (2013). Mapping the literature of allied health: Healthcare chaplaincy. Journal of the Medical Library Association.
  • Gariepy, L.W., Mazure, E.S., McDaniel, J.A., White, E.R. (2013). Staff training in using LibGuides to enhance library services: A LITA guide. ALA Techsource. 
  • Brady, K., Brown, R., Johnson, E., Jones, S., Henderson, M., Ladd, D., Lubker, I., McDaniel, J. (2012). Profiles in science for science librarians: John Bennett Fenn. Science & Technology Libraries, 31(1): 46-63. doi:10.1080/0194262X.2012.648085
  • Kules, B. & McDaniel, J. (2010). LIS program expectations of incoming students' technology knowledge and skills. Journal of Education for Library & Information Science, 51(4): 222-232.

Selected Presentations

  • El-Khayat, Y., Hernandez, J., McDaniel, J.A., Rodriguez, M.B., Williams, F. (2012). Focus on minority health: Initiatives and challenges to accessing health information. Panel presentation at The Joint Conference of Librarians of Color, Kansas City, MO.
  • McDaniel, J., Hernandez, J., Babcock-Ellis, A. (2011). Bridging health information services gaps through community outreach programs at the public library. Presented at IFLA World Library and Information Congress. 
  • McDaniel, J. (2010). Matching U.S. African American librarians' experience to the U.S. Association of Research Libraries Data. Presented at Bridging the Spectrum: A Symposium on Scholarship and Practice in Library and Information Science, The Catholic University of America. 
  • Kules, B. & McDaniel, J. (2010). What do LIS programs expect their incoming students to know about technology? Presented at the Annual Conference for the Association for Library and Information Science Education. 

Selected University Service

  • MCV Campus Student Support Services Professionals Committee  

Selected VCU Libraries Service

  • Faculty Organization, Vice Chair/Chair Elect
  • Grievance Board
  • Nominating Committee

Professional Organizations

  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy
  • Medical Library Association
  • Special Libraries Association

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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