Amber McKee

Reference & Instruction Librarian  

B.A., Cumberland University
M.A., Cumberland University
M.S., University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Office Location: Vise Library
Phone: 615.547.1302
Amber McKee graduated from Cumberland University in May 2006 with a Bachelor of Arts in English and Theatre. In November 2007, Amber began working in the Vise Library as a Library Technical Assistant and was promoted to Reference & Instruction Librarian in August 2011. Her job duties include library instruction, maintaining the libraryís electronic resources, and helping students with research. She received a Master of Arts in Education from Cumberland University in May 2011, and a Master of Science in Information Science from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville in August 2012. Amber is a member of the Tennessee Library Association, American Library Association, Library Leadership and Management Association, and the Association of Small and Rural Libraries. 


Participant in the Library Leadership and Management Association Mentoring Program, June 2012-April 2013

Tennessee Library Association Conference, "Transforming the Freshman Experience in Our Library...and Yours! (Poster presentation)." March 22, 2012. Knoxville, TN. 

Tennessee Library Association Conference, "Self-Directed Learning in a Library 2.0 World (Poster presentation)." March 22, 2012, Knoxville, TN.

Conference Intern for the 2011 Tennessee Library Association Conference, Murfreesboro, TN.

Tennessee Library Association Conference, ìReaching Across Campus: How Partnerships With Other Departments Have Enhanced Library Services (Poster presentation).î March 24, 2011, Murfreesboro, TN.

Recipient of the Rural Librarian's Masters Scholarship from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, June 2010

"Vise Library Videos." The Young Librarians Series Blog. 14 Apr. 2010. 

ìFrom Zero to Web 2.0: Part 3.î Computers in Libraries, Vol. 30, No. 1 (Jan.-Feb. 2010): 27-28.

ìFrom Zero to Web 2.0: Part 2.î Computers in Libraries, Vol. 29, No. 9 (Oct. 2009): 41-43.

ìFrom Zero to Web 2.0: Part 1.î Computers in Libraries, Vol. 29, No. 8 (Sep. 2009): 41-42.

Tennessee Library Association Conference, ìSmall library, Big Brand (Poster presentation).î April 9, 2008, Nashville, TN.