Director of Resource Management
Lane Medical Library, Stanford University School of Medicine
Thea S. Allen, MLS is the Director of Resource Management at the Lane Medical Library & Knowledge Management Center at the Stanford University School of Medicine. Thea currently manages the Resource Management Department at Lane. In this role, she is responsible for the strategic direction of metadata, collection development, and acquisitions for Lane Library. As the Director for Resource Management, Thea, is responsible for developing staff expertise in metadata creation, maintenance and manipulation, negotiations, licensing and purchasing of new acquisitions, and collection budget planning. This includes electronic resource management and collection development for a digital library to support clinical, educational, and research needs of School of Medicine, Stanford Health Care, and Stanford Children’s Hospital.