Units and Staff

Administration

The Gerstein Science Information Centre provides comprehensive access to scientific and health science information and innovative services that fosters the search for knowledge and understanding in the University and the wider community

Interim Director: Heather Cunningham

Access Services

Responsible for course reserves, the public service desk, maintaining collections, and maintaining physical facilities

Manager: Peter Gurney

Education and Information Services

Responsible for instruction support, email services, and consultation requests

Research and Innovation Services

Responsible for supporting faculty research & innovation via services, such as the Systematic & Scoping Review Collaboration (SRSC) and entrepreneurship support

Health Science Information Consortium (HSIC)

A collaboration of libraries and information centres in teaching & community hospitals, public health units, educational institutions, and government and non-government organizations in the health sector

More about the HSIC

Executive Director: Lori Anne Oja

Centre for Research & Innovation Support

The mandate of the Centre for Research & Innovation Support (CRIS)is to provide researcher-centered, practical and coordinated supports to faculty and divisional research offices. CRIS is a partnership, launched by the Division of the Vice-President, Research & Innovation, the University of Toronto Libraries and Information Technology Services.

More about CRIS

Administration

Heather Cunningham

Heather Cunningham

Interim Director
416-946-5488

Access Services

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Catherine Duff

Access/Information Services Specialist
416-978-2794

Dinah Draper

Access Services Associate
416-978-3327

Marina Fedchenko

Access Services Associate
416-978-7664

Teresa Guardia

Access Services Associate
416-978-7131

Peter Gurney

Supervisor, Resource Sharing & Access Services Unit, Short Term Loan (Sciences & Health Sciences) & SLA Supervisor
416-946-5043

Jeff Heeney

Reference Specialist
416-946-7030

Linda Singh

Senior Access Services Associate
416-978-7258

Andrew Sorcik

Access Services Associate
416-946-8376

Education & Information Services

Glyneva Bradley-Ridout

Glyneva Bradley-Ridout

Liaison & Education Librarian
416-978-4080
https://orcid.org/0000-0003-2879-9056
Liaison Subjects:
  • Nutritional Sciences
  • Pharmacology & Toxicology
  • Pharmacy

Kaitlin Fuller

Liaison & Education Librarian (on leave till Oct 2022)
416-978-2045
https://orcid.org/0000-0002-8315-187X
Liaison Subjects:
  • Institute of Medical Science
  • MD Program
  • Medical Education
  • Systematic & scoping reviews
Vincci Lui

Vincci Lui

Faculty Liaison & Instruction Librarian | Communications & Web Librarian (on leave till Jan 2023)
416-978-5295
https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7371-1258
Liaison Subjects:
  • Bioethics
  • Health Policy, Management and Evaluation
  • Public Health

Julia Martyniuk

Liaison and Education Librarian
416-978-6434
Liaison Subjects:
  • Institute of Medical Science
  • MD Program
  • Medical Education
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Mikaela Mitchell

Liaison & Education Librarian
416 978-6938
https://orcid.org/0000-0001-5580-5824
Liaison Subjects:
  • Nursing

Erica Nekolaichuk

Faculty Liaison & Instruction Librarian
416-978-7663
https://orcid.org/0000-0001-9392-2669
Liaison Subjects:
  • Kinesiology
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Education & Health
  • Physical Therapy
  • Rehabilitation Science
  • Speech Language Pathology
  • Terrence Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomolecular Research
Elena Springall

Elena Springall

Liaison & Education Librarian
416-978-7676
https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3686-7098
Liaison Subjects:
  • Medical Education
  • Obstetrics & Gynaecology
  • Psychiatry
  • Surgery
  • Systematic & scoping reviews

Research and Innovation Services

Patricia Ayala

Patricia Ayala

Research Services Librarian
416-978-6778
https://orcid.org/0000-0002-3613-2270
Liaison Subjects:
  • Health research methodologies
  • Research services
  • Systematic & scoping reviews

Meredith George

Reference Specialist
416-978-1598
Carey Toane

Carey Toane

Entrepreneurship Librarian
416-978-0859
Liaison Subjects:
  • Entrepreneurship

Health Science Information Consortium of Toronto

Lori Anne Oja

Executive Director
416-978-6359

Centre for Research & Innovation Support

Christina Kim

Christina Kim

Liaison Librarian
416-946-5759
Liaison Subjects:
  • Centre for Research & Innovation Support