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Nancy Terry: Profile

Informationist/Biomedical Librarian

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Nancy Terry
Contact:
National Institutes of Health Library
Division of Library Services
Office of Research Services
10 Center Drive
Bldg. 10, Rm. #1L09J, MSC 1150
Bethesda, MD 20892-1150
301-594-6274
Subjects:Public Health

Office Hours & Locations

Monday,Tuesday,Thursday: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM, NIH, Bethesda, MD

Wednesday: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM, HHS/ASPE, Humphrey Bldg, Washington, DC

Friday: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM telework

NIH Library LibGuides

A listing of LibGuides (i.e., subject guides) developed by NIH Library staff. You will find useful tips and tricks, new resources, and other useful information on these guides.

About Nancy

Nancy Terry joined the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Library in 1995. At the NIH, Nancy supports the Program on Reproductive and Adult Endocrinology (PRAE) in the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD). She also supports the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH), the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Policy and Evaluation (ASPE), the Office of the Inspector General (OIG), and the Office of Civil Rights (OCR) within the Office of the Secretary at the Department of Health and Human Services.  She also serves as the Point of Contact for the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM).

Prior to joining the NIH, Nancy worked for 5 years as a biomedical reference and hospital liaison librarian at the Himmelfarb Health Sciences Library at George Washington University, and for 10 years at the Washington Hospital Center Library as a clinical librarian. 

Education:

  • MLS, Library and Information Science, Catholic University of America, Washington, DC
  • BS, Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD
  • BA, Library Science Education, University of Maryland, College Park, MD   

What Nancy Can Do For You

She provides a variety of information management and research services including instruction (e.g., searching and bibliographic management tools), comprehensive and systematic review literature searching, cited reference searches (e.g., times cited), answering of reference questions, manuscript editing, formatting and consultation.

Recent Publications & Presentations

Publications:

Hill, M. J., Whitcomb,, B.W., Lewis, T.D., Wu, M., Terry, N., DeCherney, A.H., Levens, E.D., Propst, A.M. (2013). "Progesterone luteal support after ovulation induction and intrauterine insemination: a systematic review and meta-analysis." Fertility & Sterility 100(5): 1373-80.

Presentations:

Livinski, A.A., Terry N. (2013, May). Topic: 65. Contributing to History: Our Role in the Work of the Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Medical Library Association, Boston.

Cooper I.D., Livinski A.A., Otterson, B., Terry, N., Wheeler, T., White-Olson, A. (2013, May). Assessing our Value: This Is Our Story. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Medical Library Association, Boston.

Pilch S.M., Ryan M., Sieving P., Smith K., Terry, N.L., White-Olson, A. (2013). The Role of Librarians in Evidence-Based Medicine, Development of a Class for Researchers on Best Practices for Conducting and Reporting Systematic Reviews. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Medical Library Association, Boston.

Terry, N.L. (2012, December). Overview of the Literature Search Methodology. Paper presented at the NIH Office of Disease Prevention, Evidence-based Methodology Workshop on Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS), Bethesda, MD. 

Rollins, A., Livinski A.A., Spitzer, L., Terry, N. (2010, May). What Information Did You Need When You Last Deployed? Discovering the Information Needs of Disaster and Emergency Response Professionals. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Medical Library Association. Washington, DC.

Spitzer, L., Livinski, A.A., Rollins, A., Terry, N. (2010, May). Information Disconnect: Gray Literature Challenges Experienced by Disaster and Emergency Responders. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Medical Library Association. Washington, DC.

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