Denice Lewis

Denice Lewis
Denice Lewis (she/her/hers)
Research & Instruction Librarian - Engineering & Science

Denice’s subject areas include: STEM; Biology; Chemistry; Engineering; Physics; Computer Science; Environmental Science; Health Sciences & Medicine; Mathematics; Neuroscience; Statistics

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Denice started at the Z. Smith Reynolds Library in March 2019. She received her BS and MS in Electrical Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) and graduated with her MLIS from Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) in 2019. In between Electrical Engineering and Library Science, Denice picked up an Associates in Culinary Arts from Le Cordon Bleu Scottsdale. She is a member of the American Library Association (ALA), the Association of College & Research Libraries (ARCL), the North Carolina Library Association (NCLA), and the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE).

Denice’s research interests are the digital information literacy skills of incoming freshmen, mentoring for BIPOC early career librarians, as well as the intersection of artificial intelligence (AI), data science, and information literacy.


Book Reviews

  • Lewis, Denice. (2021). The Library Liaison's Guide to Collection Management. Technical Services Quarterly, 38(3), 336-337. #


  • Lewis, Denice, Gainey, Melanie, & Glusker, Ann. (2024, May). Library Support for AI in STEM Research. Webinar, Online. #
  • Lewis, Denice. (2024, April). Using AI for Productivity. ASERL BIPOC Leadership Retreat, UNC Chapel Hill. #
  • Lewis, Denice. (2024, March). Empowering Librarians to Learn and Conquer AI Tools. Southeastern Collaborative Online Conference, Online. #
  • Lewis, Denice. (2024, January). Assisting Faculty with Integrating AI in the Classroom. NC LIVE Webinar series (Part 3 of 3), Online. #
  • Lewis, Denice. (2023, December). Flirting with AI. Association of Southern Research Libraries (ASERL) webinar, Online. #

Committees & Offices Held

  • North Carolina Libary Association, STEM Librarians in North Carolina section, Co-Chair. (October 2023 - October 2025).
  • American Society for Engineering Education, Engineering Libraries Division, Director. (June 2023 - June 2025).
  • North Carolina Library Association (STEM-LINC), Chair. (August 2021 - October 2023).
  • American Society for Engineering Education, Engineering Libraries Division, Bylaws Taskforce. (January 2021 - July 2021).
  • North Carolina Library Association (STEM-LINC), Vice Chair / Chair-Elect. (October 2020 - August 2021).