Library Faculty & Staff

Librarians & Library Staff

Interim Library Director: Mickey Doyle

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

Zia Davidian
Reference & Accessibility Librarian
314 Thompson Library
Phone: 810.766.6781
Areas covered: General reference, education, foreign languages, linguistics, psychology, social work, research instruction, accessibility issues

Mickey Doyle
Reference Librarian & Interim Director of the Library
326 Thompson Library
Phone: 810.762.3401
Areas covered: General reference; biology; chemistry; computer science; engineering; geography, planning, & environment; mathematics; physics & astronomy; general sciences

Robert L. Houbeck
Bob retired on July 31, 2020.

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

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

Margaret Reamer
Margaret retired on April 30, 2020. Contact Liz Svoboda for assistance.


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, American culture, communication, law, philosophy, religion


Liz Svoboda
Head of Circulation & Instruction, Outreach, and Reference Librarian
331 Thompson Library
Phone: 810.762.3007
Areas covered: Circulation, general reference, Africana studies, English, international studies, social media, theatre & dance, women's and gender studies, research instruction

Anh Thach
Serials Clerk
Phone: 810.762.3414

Jordan Tiffany
Information Resources Assistant
Phone: 810.766.6756

Becky Waller
Becky retired on April 30, 2021.

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, music, political science