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Vet Med Library Information: People

This page and corresponding tabs provide information about the Veterinary Medicine Library's resources, policies, services, etc. at Virginia Tech

Need help? Can't find something? Want us to consider a resource to add to the collection?

We are here and at your service!  For a quick overview of what each of us does, check below.  

Kiri DeBose
Head, Veterinary Medicine Library & Liaison to Animal Sciences

Kiri  DeBose

Contact information: 

Subject areas:
  • Animal & Poultry Science
  • Dairy Science
  • Population Health Sciences
  • Veterinary Sciences
Areas of expertise:
  • Citation Managers
  • Collections/information resources
  • Data management
  • IACUC literature searching
  • Instruction (online and in-person)
  • Research assistance
  • 3D printer (in Vet Med Library)
  • Scholarly metrics
  • Subject and course guides
  • Systematic reviews 

Christopher Barb
Library Assistant


Contact information:

Areas of expertise:
  • Circulation & Interlibrary Loan
  • Course reserves
  • Fines
  • Photocopy/scanning
  • Supervisor of student workers

Student assistants

Our front desk is often staffed by our student assistants who can also help you get started using the library's resources, services, and spaces.