Jeffrey Williams, MLIS, AHIP

Contact Info

  • Title: Chair, Medical Library and Director, Health Sciences Library
  • Phone: 212-263-8925
  • Email: jeffrey.williams@nyulangone.org
Jeff Williams leads the Health Sciences Library. He received his BA in Philosophy from San Diego State University, and Masters in Library and Information Science (MLIS) from the University of California, Los Angeles. Jeff is currently a PhD student in Antioch University's Leadership and Change Program, focusing on healthcare.

Published Works

Presentations

  • Williams, Jeff D.; Curran, Ashley; DeSimone, David; and McCrillis, Aileen. Where’s the Printer? How One Library Dared to Eliminate Printing. Medical Library Association 2017 Annual Meeting, Seattle, May 2017.
  • McCrillis, Aileen; Meyman, Irina; Latchford, Erin; Maher, Stephen; and Williams, Jeff D. Peer-to-Peer Networking: Merging Two Libraries to Form One User Experience. Medical Library Association 2017 Annual Meeting, Seattle, May 2017.
  • Williams, Jeff D. Superstorm Sandy: A Failure of Imagination. PaLA 2016 Annual Conference, Pocono Manor, PA, October 2016.
  • Williams, Jeff D & McCrillis, Aileen. On the Right Foot: Development of an Onboarding Program for New Staff. Medical Library Association 2016 Annual Meeting, Toronto, May 2016.
  • LaPolla, Fred; Zeygerman, Sergey; and Williams, Jeff D. Exploring Tomorrow: Development of a New Technology Exploration Program and Space. Medical Library Association 2016 Annual Meeting, Toronto, May 2016.
  • Nicholson, Joey; Vieira, Dorice; and Williams, Jeff D. Assessing Medical Student Evidence-Based Searching Skills Through Direct Observation: Development and Validation of a Scoring Rubric. Medical Library Association 2016 Annual Meeting, Toronto, May 2016.
  • Williams, Jeff; McCrillis, Aileen; Maher, Stephen; and Spore, Stuart. Pulling it Together: A Bibliometric Tool Supporting Publication Venue Selection. Medical Library Association 2015 Annual Meeting, Austin, TX, May 2015.
  • Williams, Jeff, Bakker, Theodora, & Rambo, Neil. It's the End of the World as We Knew It - and We Feel Fine. Medical Library Association 2014 Annual Meeting, Chicago, May 2014
  • McGowan, Richard & Williams, Jeff. Jumping In: Collaborating on an Evidence-Based Dentistry Research Grant. Medical Library Association 2014 Annual Meeting, Chicago, May 2014.
  • Ogawa, Rikke and Williams, Jeff. LLAMA Webinar: Talking about the Generations: Communicating with and Managing Intergenerational Teams. December 11, 2013.
  • Leveraging Technology and Staffing in Developing a Tiered Liaison Program. Poster with Aileen McCrillis, Richard McGowan, Joey Nicholson, Alisa Surkis, Holly Thompson, and Dorice Vieira at the Medical Library Association 2013 Annual Meeting, Boston, May 2013.
  • Instituting a Library Dashboard as a Foundation for Evidence-Based Strategic Decisions. Poster with Karen Hanson, Theodora Bakker, Stephen Maher, Emily G. Morton-Owens, Deborah Peters, Karen Yacobucci, Fritz Dement, Stuart Spore, and Neil Rambo at the Medical Library Association 2013 Annual Meeting, Boston, May 2013.
  • Rambo, Neil, Williams, Jeff, Romanosky, Neil, Oliver, Kathleen & Dement, Fritz. Show Them the Money: Connecting With Researchers via a Supplemental Grant Opportunity. MLA Quad Chapter Meeting, Baltimore, MA, October 2012.
  • Williams, Jeff & Wickline, Mary. From the Ground Up: Rethinking Your Library Through Participatory Strategic Planning. NCNMLG/MLGSCA Joint Meeting, San Francisco, February 2011.
  • Breakthrough: How One Biomedical Library Began Participating in Hospital Rounds. Poster with Pat Sarchet at the Medical Library Association 2009 Annual Meeting, Honolulu, HI, May 2009.
  • Williams, Jeff. Collaboration's Killer App: How One Library Has Simplified and Streamlined Working Together with Google Docs. Technology in Libraries: Providing Access, Linking Communities, MLGSCA/NN/LM-PSR Symposium, Cerritos, CA, March 2009.
  • McGuinness, Susan, Williams, Jeff, & Witkowski, Alice. Seven-year Tune Up: How One Library Reinvigorated Their Single Service Desk. Medical Library Association 2008 Annual Meeting, Chicago, May 2008.
  • Seven-Year Tune Up: How One Library Reinvigorated Their Single Service Desk. Poster with Susan McGuinness and Alice Witkowski at the Joint MLGSCA/NCNMLG Joint Meeting, Las Vegas, February 2008.
  • The Long Tail: a Usage Analysis of Pre-1993 Journal Literature. Poster. MLA Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, May 2007.
  • Williams, Jeff. The Long Tail: a Usage Analysis of Pre-1993 Journal Literature. Western MLA Chapters 2006 Annual Meeting, Seattle, October 2006.
  • Parsons, Jennifer & Williams, Jeff. Sailing Ahead: Presenting an Effective Health Information Literacy Session to an Undergraduate Audience. Joint MLGSCA/NCNMLG Joint Meeting, Long Beach, February 2005.
  • Sailing Ahead: Presenting an Effective Health Information Literacy Session to an Undergraduate Audience. Poster with Jennifer Parsons at the Joint MLGSCA/NCNMLG Joint Meeting, Long Beach, February 2005.
  • Partnering for Better Health: Physician/Librarian Collaboration at a University Student Health Service, Poster with Mary Linn Bergstrom, Brad Buchman, M.D., and Lupe Samaniego Krause at the American Library Association Annual Conference, Toronto, June 2003.
  • Promoting Health Information Literacy at a University Student Health Service, Poster with Mary Linn Bergstrom, Brad Buchman, M.D., and Lupe Samaniego Krause at the Medical Library Association Annual Conference, San Diego, May 2003.
  • Filling an Outreach Gap: Developing a Program to Serve Student Health Service, Poster with Mary Linn Bergstrom at the Joint Meeting of the Medical Library Group of Southern California & Arizona and the Northern California & Nevada Medical Library Group, Scottsdale, February 2002.
  • Retooling and Rethinking: ­A Strategy for Supporting Faculty use of Web Technologies, Poster with Lynn Lampert at the California Academic Research Libraries Conference, Long Beach, California, October 2000.