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Acquisitions & Collection Development (email)

Archives & Special Collections (email)

Conservation (email)

Reference, Research & Circulation Services (email)

Technical Services (email)



Staff List


Leslie Coleman

Plant Information Specialist

Althea Meer

Systems & Digital Librarian

Samantha D'Acunto

Manager of Public Services & Reference Librarian

Kelsey Miller


Rhonda Evans

Library Director

Rose Octelene

Resource Sharing Librarian

Anita Finkle-Guerrero

Plant Information Specialist

Kristine Paulus

Collection Development Librarian

Susan Fraser

Director Emerita of the LuEsther T. Mertz Library

Zachary Rosalinsky

Special Collections Catalog Librarian

Emma Hodgson

Library Associate

Stephen Sinon

William B. O’Connor Curator of Special Collections, Research and Archives

Olga Marder

Mertz Conservation Librarian/Conservator, Acting Manager of Technical Services

Lisa Studier

Catalog Librarian

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Library Hours

Monday: Closed

Tuesday: 10am - 4pm

Wednesday: 10am - 4pm

Thursday: 10am - 4pm

Friday: 10am - 4pm 

Sat & Sun: Closed