Kelsey Brett

Electronic Acquisitions Coordinator

Librarian

Kelsey  Brett
Phone:
713-743-9759
Department:
Acquisitions

Kelsey Brett

Electronic Acquisitions Coordinator

Librarian

About

Kelsey supports the acquisition of and access to the Libraries' electronic resources. Her responsibilities include licensing electronic resources for subscription and/or purchase, facilitating user access to online resources, and troubleshooting electronic access issues. Kelsey is interested in electronic resource management, open access publishing, and alternative acquisition and access models.

Background

Kelsey Brett received her Master of Science in Information Studies from the University of Texas School of Information and a Bachelor of Arts in History from the University of Texas. Kelsey previously worked at the Perry Castaňeda Library at the University of Texas in Austin, Texas.

Education

University of Texas at Austin (2009-2011)
MSIS | School of Information

University of Texas at Austin (2004-2008)
BA | History

Works

The Evolution of Discovery Systems in Academic Libraries: A Case Study at the University of Houston Libraries (01-2017)
Journal: Journal of Electronic Resources Librarianship

Lessons Learned: A Primo Usability Study (03-2016)
Journal: Information Technology and Libraries
DOI: 10.6017/ital.v35i1.8965

The Next Step in Discovery Implementation: User- Centered Discovery System Redesign (2015)
Journal: Charleston Conference 2015
DOI: 10.5703/1288284316285

A Production Process for Library Help Videos (2013)
Journal: Library Publishing Toolkit

Using RDA to Improve User Experience. A Report of the ALCTS Catalog Form and Function Interest Group Meeting. American Library Association Annual Conference, Las Vegas, June 2014 (06-2015)
Journal: Technical Services Quarterly
DOI: 10.1080/07317131.2015.1031603

Tabs and Tabulations: Results of a Transaction Log Analysis of a Tabbed-Search Interface (01-02-2015)
Journal: Journal of Web Librarianship
DOI: 10.1080/19322909.2015.1004502

Report of the ALCTS Catalog Form and Function Interest Group Meeting. American Library Association Midwinter Meeting, Chicago, January 2015 (2015)
Journal: Technical Services Quarterly
DOI: 10.1080/07317131.2015.1093836

How to Build a Better Mousetrap: Developing an Easy, Functional ERM (07-2013)
Journal: Accentuate the Positive: Charleston Conference 2012
DOI: 10.5703/1288284315138