Kevin Read, MLIS, MAS

Contact Info

  • Title: Knowledge Management Librarian
  • Phone: 212-263-8085
  • Email: kevin.read@med.nyu.edu

Kevin Read serves on the Data Services Team, and is the dedicated librarian for Emergency Medicine and the Skirball Institute of Biomolecular Medicine. Kevin provides training and research support for faculty, residents and staff on topics including: research data management, REDCap, systematic reviews, grant support and citation management. His areas of expertise include research data management, data sharing, literature searching, metadata, and education.

Kevin is also the lead of the NYU Data Catalog project that makes datasets created by, and of interest to NYU researchers more discoverable.

Kevin holds a Master’s of Library and Information Sciences (MLIS) and a Master’s of Archival Science (MAS) from the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada.

Subject Guides

  • Basic Science Toolkit - This toolkit was created for researchers working in basic science at NYU Langone Health. It provides information on accessing literature offsite, finding grants, utilizing research and publication-tracking tools, and locating protocols.
  • Emergency Medicine - This guide offers tools and resources for finding health-related information in emergency medicine at NYU Langone Health.

Published Works