Jean Shipman, MSLS

College Dean, College/School

Research Interests

  • Health Literacy
  • Scholarly Communications


  • English

Academic Information

  • Departments: Biomedical Informatics - Adjunct Professor, Eccles Health Sciences Library - Librarian Emeritus

Academic Office Information

  • 801-581-8771
  • Eccles Health Sciences Library
    10 North 1900 East, Room: 105
    Salt Lake City, UT 84112

Education History

Type School Degree
Post Graduate Training Johns Hopkins University
Miscellaneous credit and non-accredited courses
Postgraduate Studies
Graduate Training Case Western Reserve University, School of Library Science
Library Science, Health Sciences Library Emphasis
Undergraduate Gettysburg College
Biology, cum Laude

Selected Publications

Journal Article

  1. Casucci T, Gregory JM, Le Ber JM, Shipman JP, Weber AI (2015). Space Challenges: Collaborations and Collisions Create Change. Publ Serv Q, 11(2), 163-170.
  2. Shipman JP, Stoddart JM, Peay WJ, Eccles SS (2013). Spaces that support redefined roles of academic health sciences librarians. J Med Libr Assoc, 101(3), 179-84.

Book Chapter

  1. Shipman JP, Lake E (2014). Chapter 6, Prized Assets: Staff. In The Medical Library Association Guide to Providing Consumer and Patient Health Information (pp. 77-95). New York, NY: Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group.

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