Faculty and Staff Directory


Kim Granath

Head of Information and Research Services; Public Health Librarian

Contact

  • Office: MLIB 328
  • Phone: 406-243-6017
  • Email: kim.granath@umontana.edu
  • Office Hours:

    Mondays 9:00 - 11:00 am and by appointment.
     

Education

Graduate Certificate, Biomedical Informatics, 2011, School of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR
Medical Informatics, MBL/NLM Course Fellow – Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA. Sponsored by the National Library of Medicine.  Certificate, Fall Course, 2003
Master of Library Science, 1985, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK
Bachelor of Science, Biology, 1977, Illinois State University, Normal, IL

Teaching Experience

Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana, Missoula, Montana
(Teaching includes credit classes, curriculum-integrated classes, and online classes)

  • Professor, Public Health Librarian, 2012 - present
  • Associate Professor, Public Health Librarian and Web Site Coordinator, 2008- 2012
  • Associate Professor, Reference Manager and Web Site Coordinator, 2005-2008
  • Associate Professor, Pharmacy/Health Sciences Librarian and Web Site Coordinator, 2003-2004
  • Assistant/Associate Professor, Electronic Resources Librarian, 1997-2002
  • Visiting Instructor, 1996-1997
  • Assistant Professor, Assistant Biological Sciences Librarian, Oklahoma State University, 1987 – 1988
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant, University of Oklahoma, 1984 – 1985

 

Selected Publications

Samson, Sue, Granath, Kim, & Alger, Adrienne. (2017). Journey mapping the user experience. College and Research Libraries, 78(4), 459-471. doi:10.5860/crl.78.4.459

Professional Experience

Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana, Missoula, Montana

  • Professor, Head, Information and Research Services Division, 2012 - present
  • Professor, Public Health Librarian, 2012 - present
  • Associate Professor, Interim Head, Information and Research Services Division, 2011 - 2012
  • Associate Professor, Public Health Librarian and Web Site Coordinator, 2008 - 2012
  • Associate Professor, Reference Manager and Web Site Coordinator, 2005-2008
  • Associate Professor, Pharmacy/Health Sciences Librarian and Web Site Coordinator, 2003-2005
  • Assistant/Associate Professor, Electronic Resources Librarian, 1997-2003
  • Visiting Instructor, 1996-1997
  • Reference Technician, 1995-1996

Department of Curriculum & Instruction, The University of Montana, Missoula, Montana

  • Visiting Instructor, 1995

St. Patrick Hospital, Missoula, Montana

  • Medical Librarian, 1988-1995

Edmon Low Library, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma

  • Assistant Professor, Assistant Biological Sciences Librarian, 1987-1988

 

 

Honors / Awards

Professional Certification:

  • Medical Library Association, Academy of Health Information Professionals:  Distinguished Member, 2015-2019
  • Medical Library Association, Academy of Health Information Professionals:  Distinguished Member, 2010-2014
  • Medical Library Association, Academy of Health Information Professionals:  Distinguished Member, 2005-2009
  • Medical Library Association, Academy of Health Information Professionals:  Distinguished Member, 1999-2004
  • Medical Library Association, Academy of Health Information Professionals:  Senior Member, 1994-1998

Merit Award, University of Montana, 2016
Promotion to Full Professor, University of Montana, 2012
Merit Award, University of Montana, 2003
Tenure, University of Montana, 2002
Promotion to Associate Professor, University of Montana, 2001
Beta Phi Mu, International Library Science Honor Society, 1986
Baker & Taylor/JMRT Grassroots Grant Award, Oklahoma Library Association, 1985
Phi Sigma Society, National Honorary Society for the Biological Sciences, 1975