Texas A & M University Medical Sciences Library
Texas A&M University
College Station, Texas
Esther Carrigan is the Associate Dean and Director of the Texas A&M University Medical Sciences Library. Ms. Carrigan holds the rank of Professor and is a distinguished member of the Academy of Health Information Professionals of the Medical Library Association. She is the recipient of the Texas A&M University Association of Former Students Distinguished Librarianship Award and the Louise Darling Medal for Distinguished Achievement in Collection Development in the Health Sciences, awarded by the Medical Library Association. Ms. Carrigan was also a member of the author team that was awarded the Daniel T. Richards Prize for Best Published Article on Collection Development in the Health Sciences by the Collection Development Section of the Medical Library Association (2011). Her research interests include veterinary libraries, collection development, library assessment and evidence based practice.