Staff Directory

Staff by Department

Library Administration

Laura Abate, Library Director

(202) 994-8570

Valerie Bowles, Accounting Analyst

(202) 994-2545

Reference & Instructional Services

Thomas Harrod, Associate Director, Reference, Instruction, and Access

(202) 994-3683

Rachel Brill, Reference and Instruction Librarian

(202) 994-2889

Paul Levett, Reference and Instruction Librarian

(202) 994-8478

Deborah Wassertzug, Reference and Instruction Librarian

(202) 994-3257

Temitayo Wolff, Reference Specialist (Daytime)

(202) 994-3234


Ruth Bueter, Associate Director, Library Operations

(202) 994-9756

Sara Hoover, Metadata and Scholarly Publishing Librarian
Contact with questions about the Health Sciences Research Commons and research profiles.

(202) 994-8357

Yvonne Lee, Print Resources Specialist

(202) 994-3745

Ian Roberts, Acquisitions & Resource Sharing Librarian
Contact with questions or recommendations about adding books or databases to Himmelfarb's collection.

(202) 994-3685

Brittany Smith, Senior Library Assistant (Metadata Specialist)

(202) 994-1827

JoLinda Thompson, Systems Librarian

(202) 994-3733

Lionel Williams, Serials Manager

(202) 994-0199

Interlibrary Loan

Andrea Puro, ILL/Document Delivery Specialist
Contact for questions about Interlibrary loan requests or other document delivery needs.

(202) 994-2860

Circulation Desk

Kathleen Lyons, Circulation Desk Manager
Contact for questions or issues with Library circulation, overdue fines and access policies.

(202) 994-1829

Randy Plym, Evening/Weekend Supervisor

(202) 994-0277

Bloedorn Technology Center

Catherine Sluder, Manager Bloedorn Technology Center
Contact for questions about AV circulation or for assistance with finding items in the AV collection.

(202) 994-9453

Technology & Web Services

Brian McDonald, Web Services Librarian
Contact with comments or suggestions about the Himmelfarb website.

(202) 994-1647

Velda Jones, Publications Specialist
Contact with comments or suggestions about the Himmelfarb Research Guides, tutorials, or the website.

(202) 994-3770