Courtney Boudreau is starting Monday, April 3rd as the new Dalhousie Medicine New Brunswick (DMNB) Librarian, covering the maternity leave of Jackie Phinney. Courtney will be providing research support and instruction services to DMNB students and faculty, and working collaboratively with colleagues at the Kellogg Library, and the Dalhousie Libraries to support initiatives remotely.
She is proud Maritimer (from Saint John, NB) who grew up in Hamilton, Ontario. She completed her Bachelor of Arts degree in Information and Communication Studies at the University of New Brunswick (Saint John Campus, 2014) and her Master in Library and Information Science degree at the University of Western Ontario (2015).
Courtney has an interest in how elementary and secondary school students’ scholarly research skills and library usage are preparing them for higher education. She is also interested in community outreach, A/V and new media, user experience, privacy and surveillance, the digital divide, open access, and mental health. Courtney sits on the Canadian Association of Professional Academic Librarians (CAPAL) Communications Committee.
She can be reached at 506-648-5693.