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Vermetha Polite, MLS

Library Services Assistant
Research & Education/Clinical
  • Coordinate frontline services at the Information Desk in the Cushing/Whitney Medical Library
  • Perform all duties of a frontline service assistant as appropriate to meet operational needs
  • Organize department education calendar
  • Room reservations
  • Serve as source of information on established procedures and policies for staff and patrons
  • Assist with printing, photocopying, and scanning
  • Handle and refer a wide range of  questions in person, by telephone, and via email
  • Assist patrons with online searches and database selection
  • Provide assistance requesting interlibrary loan material and related inquiries


  • MLS, Information and Library Science, Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, CT
  • BS, Information and Library Science (with a concentration in Psychology), Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, CT