Biography

Shalu Gillum, JD, MLS, AHIP is Head of Public Services for the Harriet F. Ginsburg Health Sciences Library at the University of Central Florida College of Medicine in Orlando, Florida. Ms. Gillum is responsible for managing library public services, including reference, instruction, and promotion. She provides support to faculty, students, and staff in the areas of research, literature searching, and copyright compliance. Ms. Gillum received her certificate in Copyright Management from the Special Libraries Association.

Beginning in 2005 until her hiring at UCF in 2010, Ms. Gillum worked as a licensed Florida attorney in South Florida and Central Florida in the areas of real estate, probate, family law and general corporate law. While receiving her Master’s degree in Library and Information Science, she was awarded the National Library of Medicine and Medical Library Association joint Spectrum Scholarship, which promotes diversity in the library and information science field. In 2017 she became an alumni of Florida’s Sunshine State Library Leadership Institute.