Carolann Curry, MLIS

Carolann CurryEducation

  • BA, English and Mass Communication (Public Relations/Journalism track), Flagler College
  • MLIS, Library and Information Science, Valdosta State University

Research Interest

Carolann Curry’s research interests include expert searching of the medical literature, evidence-based medicine and biomedical scholarly communication. She has also researched health literacy and consumer health information. Additionally, she assists faculty with literature searching and technical editing of manuscripts and research grants.

Selected Publications

  • Karami Chamgurdani F, Barkin JL, Curry CL, Mirghafourvand M. Comparison of Maternal Functioning between Iranian Mothers with and without Depressive Symptoms: A Case-Control Study. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2020 May 12;17(10). doi: 10.3390/ijerph17103350. PubMed PMID: 32408556; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7277626
  • Curry CL. Resource Review: Journal/Author Name Estimator (JANE). Journal of the Medical Library Association JMLA 107(1):122-4. December 2018. DOI: 10.5195/jmla.2019.598
  • Curry CL. SHERPA Services and SHERPA/RoMEO. Journal of Electronic Resources in Medical Libraries. 14(3-4):1-4. September 2017. DOI: 10.1080/15424065.2017.1368424.

Grants

  • National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) Southeastern Atlantic Region (SE/A). Professional Development Award. Principal invertigator. Project Title: Georgia Health Sciences Library Association (GHSLA) Systematic Review Workshop. Funded: $1,500.00. 7/1/2018-4/30/2019.
  • National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) Southeastern Atlantic Region (SE/A). Health Information Outreach Award. Co-Investigator. Project Title: Georgia Health Sciences Library Association (GHSLA)/Atlanta Health Sciences Library Consortium (AHSLC) Continuing Education Outreach for Annual Meeting. Funded: $4,858.20. 1/23/2017-4/30/2017.
  • National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) Southeastern Atlantic Region (SE/A). Health Information Outreach Award. Co-Investigator. Project Title: Georgia Health Sciences Library Association (GHSLA) Pilot Project to Teach Current and Future Healthcare Professionals How to Address Patients with Health Literacy in Mind. Funded: $5,000. 12/16/2016-4/30/2017.

Professional Involvement

  • Georgia Health Sciences Library Association (GHSLA)
  • Medical Library Association (MLA)
  • Southern Chapter for the Medical Library Association (SC/MLA)

Contact Carolann Curry


curry_cl@mercer.edu