Patterson, Richard Joseph (Ricky)
Research Librarian for Sciences/Engineering (SNE)
ricky at virginia.edu
Mailing Address:University of Virginia Library
PO Box 400124
Charlottesville, VA 22904-4124
An astronomer by training, Ricky provides department liaison support and outreach to science and engineering disciplines, covering subject and information databases, data management and use, and scientific methods and programming. As part of the Social Natural Engineering Sciences group, Ricky works with colleagues to promote the expert use of information, computation and data, and University resources in support of research across the University. Ricky serves as the liaison to the Astronomy, Environmental Science, and Mathematics departments in the College, and to Electrical & Computer, and Civil & Environmental Engineering departments in the Engineering School.