Kelsey Brett

Coordinator of Discovery Systems & Electronic Access

Librarian

Kelsey  Brett
Phone:
713-743-9759
Department:
Resource Discovery Systems

Kelsey Brett

Coordinator of Discovery Systems & Electronic Access

Librarian

About

Kelsey supports the online discovery and access of the libraries' resources. Her responsibilities include licensing electronic resources for acquisition, supporting the development of the library's discovery system, troubleshooting electronic access issues, and conducting user testing to improve the discovery and access experience for users.

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

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