Tami Wilkerson


Acquisitions & Cataloging Librarian

503-494-3227 fax

Major responsibilities

  • Manages the Library’s monograph budget
  • Oversees day-to-day monograph acquisitions processes and workflows
  • Performs copy and original cataloging
  • Manages the Library’s approval and Demand Driven Acquisition plans
  • Reviews and makes recommendations on requests for material purchases from OHSU faculty, staff and students
  • Manages eBook collections and troubleshoots access issues
  • Participates in analysis of Library collections
  • Supervises acquisitions and cataloging student assistant

Library teams/committees

  • Customer Support Team
  • Acquisitions & Electronic Resources Team
  • Collection Development Committee
  • Library Council
  • Primo Discovery Team
  • Library Liaison Collections Committee

External teams/committees

  • Orbis Cascade Alliance Shared ILS Acquisitions Working Group
  • Orbis Cascade Alliance Collaborative Technical Services Team Serials/ERM Working Group

Previous positions

  • Biological Science Technician (Fisheries), U.S. Geological Survey, Cook, WA 2003-2006
  • Student Specialist, University of Washington Libraries, Seattle, WA 2001-2002


  • B.A. Environmental Studies , University of Washington, 2002
  • M.L.I.S Wayne State University, 2013

Volunteer experience

  • Multnomah County Animal Services, 2007-2011