- Branch Librarian, Botany and Horticulture Library, Smithsonian Libraries 2008 -
Robin is a proud member of the Council on Botanical and Horticultural Libraries (CBHL), http://www.cbhl.net/ and the Botanical Society of Washington, http://www.botsoc.org/.
Background And Education
Robin has worked in a variety of positions that have had to do with providing and organizing scientific information. Included in this mix, was working as an information specialist at the National Cancer Institute's Protocol and Information which helped coordinate cancer drug development, as a database indexer for the AGRICOLA database at the National Agricultural Library (NAL). While working at NAL, she also earned an Masters in Library Science. For six years, she worked as a horticultural librarian for the U.S. National Arboretum, part of the Agricultural Research Service, in Washington D.C.
Robin Everly is a Branch Librarian within Smithsonian Libraries. She manages the Botany and Horticulture Library and has subject expertise in both botany (primarily taxonomic and botanical nomenclature) and horticulture (primarily American gardening and plants grown in the mid-Atlantic United States).