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About Jeffrey M. Mortimore

Jeff Mortimore serves as Discovery Services Librarian at Georgia Southern University in Statesboro, GA. Jeff's current interests include the impact of library automation on the discovery-to-delivery process and its ramifications for scholarly communications practice.

Positions

2015 - Present Discovery Services Librarian, Georgia Southern University University Libraries
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Present Discovery Services Librarian, Georgia Southern University Zach S. Henderson Library, Collection and Resource Services Department
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Curriculum Vitae




Grants

2012 LSTA EZ Technology Grant
State Library of North Carolina
$24,878
2011 Freedom to Read Foundation Banned Books Week Event Grant
Office of Intellectual Freedom, American Library Association
$1,000
2011 LSTA EZ Strengthening Public and Academic Libraries Grant
State Library of North Carolina
$20,000
2008 Scholarship of Teaching Program Research Grant
Bennett College
$4,000
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Professional Service and Affiliations

2019 - Present Vice-Chair / Chair-Elect, ALCTS CRS College and Research Libraries Interest Group 2019-2020
2019 - Present Presentation Reviewer, Digital Commons Southeastern Users Group
2019 - Present Member, SELA Electronic Resources Round Table
2019 - Present Member, SELA Intellectual Freedom Committee
2017 - Present Affiliate, Association for Library Collections and Technical Services
2016 - Present Affiliate, Southeastern Library Association
2015 - Present Member, GLA Marketing & Branding Committee
2015 - Present Official Representative, ICPSR
2013 - Present Affiliate, Georgia Library Association
2005 - Present Affiliate, American Library Association
2005 - Present Affiliate, Association of College and Research Libraries
2019 - 2020 Host, 2020 Digital Commons Southeastern Users Group Annual Meeting
2018 - 2020 Member, ALCTS Strategic Planning Committee
2018 - 2019 Jurist, ALCTS Edward Swanson Memorial Best of LRTS Award
2017 - 2018 Intern, ALCTS Strategic Planning Committee
2016 - 2017 Member, GLA Website Redesign Task Force
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Honors and Awards

  • Inductee, Alpha Lambda Delta (1994)
  • Inductee, Beta Phi Mu (2005)
  • Recipient, New Voices Program Winner, Southeastern Library Association (2010)
  • Speaker, Beta Phi Mu, North Carolina Library Association (2011)

Courses

  • Data Management Plan Basics
  • Data Management Planning for Research & Grant Funding
  • Getting Started with DMPTool
  • Making Data Bearable, Part 1: Data Management Basics
  • Making Data Bearable, Part 2: Preparing Datasets
  • Managing Research Workflows with Open Science Framework and Digital Commons
  • Managing and Publishing Your Working Data with Digital Commons
  • Managing Your Working Data: Tools & Best Practices
  • NSF & NIH Data Management Requirements
  • NSF Data Management Requirements 101
  • PlumX Profiles -- Overview
  • PlumX Profiles -- College and Department-Level Reports
  • Preparing Data for Sharing and Archiving
  • Researchers' Rights as Authors: Know and Protect Your Copyrights
  • SelectedWorks Profiles- Overview
  • Under the Big Top:Exploring Research Ethics
  • Utilizing Internal Resources to Enhance Your Research Impact

Education

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2005 M.L.I.S. in Library and Information Science, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
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2002 M.T.S. in Religious Studies, Harvard University
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1998 B.A. in Religious Studies, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
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Contact Information

P.O. Box 8074
Statesboro, GA 30460
Phone: (912) 478-0102
Office: Zach S. Henderson Library - Room 2220

Email:



Refereed Publications (10)

Edited Publications (1)

Published Datasets (2)

National and International Refereed Presentations (20)