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Kate Anderson

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Kate Anderson
Head, Zalk Vet Med Library &
Interim Assistant University Librarian for Science Libraries

W218 Vet Med Bldg

(573) 882-6259
About Me
I'm the librarian for the College of Veterinary Medicine (Biomedical Sciences; Veterinary Medicine & Surgery; Veterinary Pathobiology; the VMDL; Comparative Medicine; Lab Animal Medicine) and for CAFNR's Division of Animal Sciences.

As the Head of Zalk Library, my goal is to help you succeed in Vet School, in your Internship/Residency, or in your Graduate Program.

Ask Me About...
Clinical Librarianship
Evidence-based Practice
Animal Alternatives Searching
One Health

M.A. Library and Information Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison (2000)
M.A. English, University of Wisconsin-Madison (1994)
B.A. English, Colorado College (1992)

Recent Publications
Google Scholar Citations

Reeves LA, Anderson KM, Luther JK, Torres BT. Treatment of idiopathic chylothorax in dogs and cats: A systematic review. Veterinary Surgery. 2019. doi: 10.1111/vsu.13322.

O’Connor AM, Anderson KM, Goodell CK, Sargeant JM. Conducting systematic reviews of intervention questions I: Writing the review protocol, formulating the question and searching the literature. Zoonoses and Public Health 2014;61 Suppl 1:28-38 doi: 10.1111/zph.12125. PMID: 24905994.

Alpi KM, Burnett HA, Bryant SJ, Anderson KM. Connecting knowledge resources to the veterinary electronic health record: opportunities for learning at the point of care. Journal of Veterinary Medical Education 2011;38(2):110-22. doi: 10.3138/jvme.38.2.110.

Budd JM, Coble ZC, Anderson KM. Retracted publications in biomedicine: cause for concern. Association of College & Research Libraries National Conference Proceedings 2011;390-95.

Ugaz AG, Boyd CT, Croft VF, Carrigan EE, Anderson KM. Basic list of veterinary medical serials, third edition: using a decision matrix to update the core list of veterinary journals. Journal of the Medical Library Association 2010 Oct;98(4):282-92. PubMed PMID:20936066; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2947140.

Graves RS, Anderson KM. Personalize your database searching. MLA News 2010; 50(2): 19.

Ugaz A, Boyd CT, Carrigan E, Croft VF, Anderson KM. Advances in collection management: the use of technology to create a new basic list of veterinary serials. In: Positioning the Profession: the Tenth International Congress on Medical Librarianship, Brisbane, Australia, (1-5). August 31-September 4, 2009.

Jacobs ZD, Guajardo JR, Anderson KM. XLA-associated neutropenia treatment: a case report and review of the literature. Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology 2008;30(8):631-634. doi: 10.1097/MPH.0b013e3181758947. PubMed PMID:18799945

Previous Experience
Wendt Engineering Library - University of Wisconsin
Health Sciences Library: Pharmacy Library - University of Wisconsin