Holly Surbaugh

Assistant Professor

STEM Librarian

Learning and Outreach Services

Contact Information

  • Centennial Library L164
  • (505) 277-0244
  • T & W 11 am - 1 pm  


Curriculum Vitae

Holly Surbaugh joined University Libraries in March 2020 as a STEM Librarian working in the Centennial Science & Engineering Library. In this role, she supports the research, instructional, and collection needs of faculty and students in the physical sciences and math disciplines. Her primary focus is serving the College of Engineering.

Before coming to UNM, Holly worked as a science librarian at Georgetown University and as both a research analyst and a data, information, and knowledge management consultant with Abt Associates. Her consultant work involved helping government and non-profit clients confront complex challenges related to managing science data. Previously, she held positions at Fairfax County Public Library and Mid-Continent Public Library in Kansas City.

She earned a master’s degree in library science from the University of Maryland’s iSchool and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Missouri School of Journalism. She also completed a certificate program in Curation and Management of Digital Assets.