Karen Burton

CAFLS Science Librarian

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers


864-656-5168 kbburto@clemson.edu Cooper Library 304A


B.S., Entomology, Clemson University (2003).
M.L.I.S., University of South Carolina (2021).

Subject Librarian Areas

Agriculture, Animal & Veterinary Science, Crops, Soil, Environmental Science, Entomology, Food Science and Nutrition, Forestry, Horticulture, Packaging Science, Plant and Environmental Sciences, Plant Pathology and Physiology, Turfgrass Management, Wildlife and Fisheries Biology, Student Athletes, Copyright, Predatory Publishing.

Selected Professional Works

Smith, S., Smith, A., Baird, L., McLeod, A., Carroll, S., & Burton, K. (2023, August 4). The Experiences of Early-Career Academic Librarians in the United States and Canada: A Scoping Review (Protocol) . https://doi.org/10.17605/OSF.IO/3ZH4A

Sheffield, M & Burton, K. (2022, 11 14). Research Data Management needs assessment of Clemson University. Journal of Librarianship and Scholarly Communication 10(1) doi: 10.31274/jlsc.13970

Burton, K. B., (2022) “What’s the Big Deal? User Experience and Interlibrary Loan Following Cancellation of a Big Deal”, Weave: Journal of Library User Experience 5(2). doi: https://doi.org/10.3998/weaveux.1856