Teri Vogel

Librarian for Chemistry & Biochemistry, Materials Science, Chemical & NanoEngineering

Phone: (858) 534-1216
Email: tmvogel@ucsd.edu
Twitter: ucsdscieng
Available for class/research group presentations and one-on-one consultations

UC San Diego Library
9500 Gilman Drive, 0175C
La Jolla, CA 92093-0175


  • Collection Development, Instruction, Outreach, and Research/References Services for faculty, students and staff:
    • Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
    • Department of NanoEngineering (including the Chemical Engineering Program)
    • Materials Science & Engineering Program
  • Training and Instruction
    • Effective use of chemical and engineering information resources, including:
    • SciFinder, Reaxys, Web of Science, PubMed, Inspec, Compendex, Knovel, property data resources, ebooks and more
    • Reference management software
    • Current awareness strategies, including social media
  • Research and Topic Guides
  • Course Guides
    • CHEM 6C, CHEM 105, CHEM 143A-D, CHEM 188
  • Selector for the Popular Science Browsing Collection

Research Interests

  • Chemical research fluency (chemical information literacy)
  • Scholarly communication and OA
  • Social media for current awareness and science communication
  • Collaboration between public and technical services, including active learning, assessment and incorporating technology into instruction
  • Ebooks, from acqusitions to usability
  • Instructional technology tools

 UCSD and UC Service (Current)

  • UC Resource Liaison for SciFinder, Merck Index, Cambridge Structural Database, Inorganic Crystal Structure Database, and Nature Journals
  • LibGuides Team
  • Web Editors Group
  • Scholarly Communications Committee
  • LAUC-SD Committee on Appointment, Promotion and Advancement
  • LAUC Representative on the Academic Senate Library Committee

 Professional Associations

  • American Chemical Society
    • Chemical Information Division: Education Committee, Assistant Bulletin Editor 9both current)
  • Special Libraries Association
    • Chemistry Division:  Chair-Elect/Chair/Past Chair (2009-2011), Webmaster (2002-2008)

Articles, Presentations, Posters

Under development