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Library Faculty & Staff

Librarians & Library Staff

Library Director: Bob Houbeck
Assistant Library Director: Mickey Doyle
Administrative Assistant: Becky Waller

Vera Anderson
Liaison Coordinator & Reference Librarian
219 Thompson Library
Phone: 810.762.3413
Areas covered: General reference, business & management, government resources, public administration, psychology, library blog

Mickey Doyle
Reference Librarian & Assistant Director of the Library
331 Thompson Library
Phone: 810.762.3401
Areas covered: General reference, biology, circulation, online resources, English

Laura Friesen
Reference & Instruction Librarian, Research Instruction Team Leader
317 Thompson Library
Phone: 810.766.6781
Areas covered: General reference, nursing, health care, medicine, theatre & dance, research instruction

Paul Gifford
227 Thompson Library (Genesee Historical Collections Center)
Phone: 810.762.3402
Areas covered: History, archives, liberal studies

Robert L. Houbeck
Director of the Library
Phone: 810.762.3018

Kui-Bin Im
Systems & Reference Librarian
136 Thompson Library
Phone: 810.762.3199
Areas covered: Chemistry, computer science, engineering, geography, planning, and environment, mathematics, general reference

Emily Newberry
Web Services Team Leader & Reference Librarian
314 Thompson Library
Phone: 810.424.5302
Areas covered: General reference, anthropology, criminal justice, sociology, Genesee Early College

Vince Prygoski
Reference Librarian & Evening Circulation Supervisor
114 Thompson Library
Phone: 810.762.3404
Areas covered: Social work, education, music, gifts & donations. Also: athletics (especially University of Michigan), rock and folk music, and progressive politics

Margaret Reamer
Reserves Circulation Clerk
Phone: 810.762.3197

Desiree Sharland
Information Resources Assistant
Phone: 810.766.6675

Paul Streby
Collection Development Librarian & Reference Team Leader
316 Thompson Library
Phone: 810.762.3405
Areas covered: Online resources & web issues, general reference, communication, foreign languages, law, philosophy, religion

Liz Svoboda
Reference Librarian & Head of Circulation
Phone: 810.762.3007
Areas covered: Africana studies, English Language Program, international studies, government resources, social media

Annie Szuch
On leave.

Anh Thach
Serials Clerk
Phone: 810.762.3414

Becky Waller
Administrative Assistant to the Director
Phone: 810.762.3410

Matthew Wolverton
Electronic Resource Management & Reference Librarian, Technical Services Team Leader
133 Thompson Library (Technical Services)
Phone: 810.762.3415
Areas covered: Art, economics, general reference, political science