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A liaison librarian is assigned to the educational institutions of the TMC to help meet their educational and research needs.

Services provided by a liaison librarian:

  • Serves as a point of contact for library-related questions
  • Provides instruction on accessing library resources and updates when new services and resources become available
  • Works with you on your information needs and that of your institution
  • Advocates for your needs within the library
  • Provides orientations on library services and customized classes upon request
  • Consults on literature search strategies
  • Consultation on systematic reviews
  • Instructs on database and literature searches, citation management, evidence-based practice, and other knowledge management skills
  • Helps with search tools, broken links and other access issues
  • Develops customized online learning tutorials and guides

Who’s Your Liaison

Below is the list of institutions in the Texas Medical Center and their programs. Each program has a liaison available for you to work with.

SchoolProgramLiaison Contact
UT Health – University of Texas Health Science CenterGraduate School of Biomedical SciencesTravis Holder
Liaison Librarian
Contact
713.799.7166

Beatriz Varman
Head of Research and Instruction
Contact
713.799.7169
UT Health – University of Texas Health Science CenterMedical SchoolTravis Holder
Liaison Librarian
Contact
713.799.7166

Beatriz Varman
Head of Research and Instruction
Contact
713.799.7169
UT Health – University of Texas Health Science CenterSchool of Biomedical InformaticsTravis Holder
Liaison Librarian
Contact
713.799.7166

Beatriz Varman
Head of Research and Instruction
Contact
713.799.7169

UT Health – University of Texas Health Science CenterSchool of Nursing
Travis Holder
Liaison Librarian
Contact
713.799.7166

Beatriz Varman
Head of Research and Instruction
Contact
713.799.7169

UT Health – University of Texas Health Science CenterSchool of Public HealthTravis Holder
Liaison Librarian
Contact
713.799.7166

Beatriz Varman
Head of Research and Instruction
Contact
713.799.7169
Baylor College of MedicineMedical SchoolAmy Sisson
Liaison Librarian
Contact
713.799.7102

Lara Ouellette
Liaison Librarian
Contact
713.799.7153

Baylor College of MedicineNational School of Tropical MedicineAmy Sisson
Liaison Librarian
Contact
713.799.7102

Lara Ouellette
Liaison Librarian
Contact
713.799.7153
Baylor College of MedicineSchool of Allied Health SciencesAmy Sisson
Liaison Librarian
Contact
713.799.7102

Lara Ouellette
Liaison Librarian
Contact
713.799.7153
Baylor College of MedicineGraduate School of Biomedical SciencesAmy Sisson
Liaison Librarian
Contact
713.799.7102

Lara Ouellette
Liaison Librarian
Contact
713.799.7153
University of HoustonCollege of OptometryTravis Holder
Liaison Librarian
Contact
713.799.7166

Beatriz Varman
Head of Research and Instruction
Contact
713.799.7169
University of HoustonCollege of PharmacyTravis Holder
Liaison Librarian
Contact
713.799.7166
Beatriz Varman
Head of Research and Instruction
Contact
713.799.7169


The University of Texas
M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Beatriz Varman
Head of Research and Instruction
Contact
713.799.7169
Houston Academy of MedicineBeatriz Varman
Head of Research and Instruction
Contact
713.799.7169