Kevin Read, MLIS, MAS

Contact Info

  • Title: Knowledge Management Librarian
  • Phone: 212-263-8085
  • Email:

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 the basic sciences. It provides information and resources for accessing licensed content offline, finding grants, utilizing research and publication-tracking tools, locating protocols, and much more.
  • Emergency Medicine - This guide offers useful tools and resources to students, physicians and clinical staff supporting emergency services at NYU Langone Medical Center and affiliated communities.

Published Works