Subject Specialist Librarians

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For research assistance in a specific area or on a focused topic, it's best to contact a subject specialist librarian for help. See the list below, or use the tabs above to see how to get help from law librarians, medical librarians, or archivists.

Accounting Rhonda McGinnis
African American Studies Karen Liston
Anthropology Monique Oldfield
Art & Art History Serena Vaquilar
Asian Studies Karen Liston
Astronomy Katrina Rouan
Biological Sciences Ida Martinez
Business Rhonda McGinnis
Chemistry Ida Martinez
Classical (Greek & Latin) Karen Liston
Communication Serena Vaquilar
Communication Sciences & Disorders Katrina Rouan
Computer Science Damecia Donahue
Criminal Justice Monique Oldfield
Dance Serena Vaquilar
Economics Rhonda McGinnis
Education Karen Liston
Employment & Labor Relations Rhonda McGinnis
English Veronica Bielat
English Language & Literature Veronica Bielat
English Language Institute Karen Liston
Engineering Clayton Hayes
Film Studies Veronica Bielat
Finance Rhonda McGinnis
Foundation Center Monique Oldfield
Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies Alison Greenlee
German Studies Karen Liston
Geology Ida Martinez
Gerontology Monique Oldfield
Global Studies Karen Liston
Global Supply Chain Management Rhonda McGinnis
History Alexandra Sarkozy
Honors College Clayton Hayes
Information Systems Management Rhonda McGinnis
Journalism Serena Vaquilar
Kinesiology, Health, & Sports Studies Clayton Hayes
Latino/a & Latin American Studies Ida Martinez
Management Rhonda McGinnis
Marketing Rhonda McGinnis
Mathematics Clayton Hayes
Music Serena Vaquilar
Near Eastern Studies Karen Liston
Neuroscience Ida Martinez
Nursing Alexandra Sarkozy
Nutrition and Food Science Katrina Rouan
Philosophy Alexandra Sarkozy
Physics Katrina Rouan
Political Science Veronica Bielat
Psychology Katrina Rouan
Public Health Monique Oldfield
Religion Alexandra Sarkozy
Romance Languages Karen Liston
School of Information Science Rachael Clark
Slavic Studies Karen Liston
Sociology Monique Oldfield
Social Work Monique Oldfield
Speech Serena Vaquilar
Theatre Serena Vaquilar
Urban Studies & Urban Planning Clayton Hayes

Law Librarians at the Arthur Neef Law Library are available to help you with your law/legal research. 

Jan Bissett

Reference and Faculty Liaison Services

Michelle LaLonde

Student and Instructional Services

Kathryn Polgar

Collection Development

Michael Samson

Digital Interface Services

Virginia Thomas

Law Library Director


The librarians at the Shiffman Medical Library can help with specific areas of medical research. From the list below, find the medical librarian who can best help you with your research.

Katherine Akers

Anatomy and Cell Biology, Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) , Neurology, Neurosurgery, Physiology, Psychiatry & Behavioral Neurosciences, Translational Research

LaVentra Ellis-Danquah

Academic Medicine Student Programs, Anesthesiology, Dermatology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Otolaryngology, Pathology, School of Medicine Teaching Academy

Ella Hu

Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Family medicine and Public Health Services, Immunology and Microbiology, Oncology

Wendy Wu

Anatomic Pathologists Assistants, Clinical Laboratory Science, Forensic Investigation, Mortuary Science, Nurse Anesthesia, Occupational Therapy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharmacology, Pharmacy Practice, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant Studies, Radiation Technology, Radiation Therapy Technology , Radiology


Aliqae Geraci Director
Bart Bealmear Air Line Pilots Association Archivist (ALPA)
Stefanie Caloia, CA

American Federation of State, County and

        Municipal Employees Archivist (AFSCME)

Kristen Chinery Reference Archivist
Elizabeth Clemens Audiovisual Archivist
Meghan Courtney Outreach Archivist
Troy Eller English Society of Women Engineers Archivist (SWE)
Aimee Ergas Collections Archivist for Jewish Detroit
Daniel Golodner American Federation of Teachers Archivist (AFT)
Louis Jones,PhD, CA Field Archivist, Donor Relations
Sarah Lebovitz Service Employees International Union Archivist (SEIU)
Paul S. Neirink Digital Resources Specialist
Dallas Pillen Technical Services Archivist
Shae Rafferty Labor and Urban Affairs Archivist
Kathleen Schmeling Senior Processing Archivist
Alison Stankrauff University Archivist
Gavin Strassel United Automobile Workers Archivist (UAW)
Mary Wallace Audiovisual Archivist