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Leslie Gascon

Public Health & Collection Librarian Profile


Leslie Gascon (she/her/hers), MBA, MS(LIS), AHIP, is the Public Health & Collection Librarian of the University of Washington (UW) Health Sciences Library (HSL). She educates and assists UW faculty, students, staff, and researchers to identify, manage, and evaluate information. She primarily works with the School of Public Health (SPH).

To find your librarian, see the Health Sciences Liaison Librarians or the UW Libraries Subject Librarians webpages. 

Research Assistance

Additional Resources

General Resources

For Students


E.g., finding primary and secondary sources, evaluating information, citation management

Course Reserves


For Faculty & Researchers

Classroom Demonstration

E.g., Intro to the Library, Advanced Database Searching 


E.g., research planning, advanced searching, predatory publishing, open access

Frequently Referenced

General Resources


Basics of searching 

Citation management


Evaluating information quality


Writing assistance 

Database Resources

Popular Databases with Guides




Web of Science 

More databases 

Health Sciences Library

The Health Sciences Library Mission is to advance scholarship, research, education, and health care by anticipating information needs, providing essential resources, and facilitating learning for the greater health sciences community.

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Public Health & Collection Librarian

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Leslie's ORCID: 0000-0001-7363-8839 

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