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About Len Levin

Len Levin is the Head of Education and Clinical Services at the Lamar Soutter Library, University of Massachusetts Medical School. Len holds a Masters Degree in Library and Information Sciences from Simmons College and a Master of Arts in Psychology and Religion from Andover Newton Theological School. Prior to joining UMass in 2003, Len was the Health Sciences Librarian at the Paul E. Woodard Health Sciences Library, New England Baptist Hospital in Boston. He has worked in the health care field since 1982. He currently serves as library liaison to the Department of Ophthalmology, the Department of Psychiatry and the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health where he holds the rank of assistant professor.
Len can be reached at or 508-856-6028


Present Associate Faculty, University of Massachusetts Medical School Systems and Psychosocial Advances Research Center
Present Head, Education & Clinical Services, University of Massachusetts Medical School Lamar Soutter Library
Present Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine & Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School Department of Family Medicine and Community Health

Curriculum Vitae

Honors and Awards

  • Academy of Health Information Professionals, Distinguished
  • NAHSL Achievement Award (2008)
  • American Academy of Family Physicians Active Teacher Award (2011)
  • MAHSLIN Hall of Fame (2015)
  • David A. Kronick Travelling Fellowship (2016)


  • Using Best Evidence in the Clinical Setting


20002003 MA, Andover Newton Theological School ‐ Psychology and Religion
19931996 MS LIS, Simmons College ‐ Graduate School of Library and Information Science
19801984 BS, Boston University ‐ College of Communication

Contact Information

Lamar Soutter Library
University of Massachusetts Medical School
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester, MA 01655


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