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Courtney Hadley, MLS, BA

Research and Education Librarian

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Courtney Hadley, MLS, BA


Courtney manages the Personal Librarian Program for all Yale School of Medicine Students. She works with students to improve their search skills and evidence-based practice. Students can expect regular outreach and communication from their Personal Librarian, acting as a point of contact for students to get started in the library. Courtney is passionate about using her knowledge and skills to teach the best approaches to evidence synthesis to learners at all levels. She is active in professional organizations locally and regionally. She has been an active member of the Yale University Library's Advisory Committee for Diversity & Inclusion since 2021 and currently serves as a Co-Chair.

Education & Training

  • MA
    University of Manchester, Art Gallery and Museum Studies (2015)
  • MLS
    Indiana University Bloomington, Library Science (2013)
  • BA
    Millikin University, Theatre and Communication (2011)

Professional Service

Advisory Committee for Diversity and InclusionCo-Chair2023 - 2025
American Library AssociationMember2023 - Present
Association for College and Research LibrariesMember2023 - Present
YSM Blue CollegeAffiliate2023 - Present
North Atlantic Health Sciences LibrariesParticipate in the preparation and planning for North Atlantic Health Sciences Libraries (NAHSL) Annual Conferences2022 - 2024
Connecticut Association of Health Science LibrariansMember2022 - Present
Advisory Committee for Diversity and InclusionCommunication Subcommittee2021 - 2022
Library Staff AppreicationMember2020 - 2022
Medical Library AssociationMember2020 - 2022
North Atlantic Health Sciences LibrariesMember2020 - Present

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