Librarians by Specialization

Librarians at the Rutgers University Libraries contribute a wide range of expertise to the university in pursuit of its mission. Their expertise spans many subjects, skillsets, and areas of professional responsibility. All specialists provide services that are pivotal to the operation of the libraries and continued access to its resources, such as collection development, data management, instruction, etc.

The following list is arranged by specialization and includes librarians at Rutgers University-New Brunswick, Rutgers University-Camden, Rutgers University-Newark, and Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences. Call or email any of these librarians to schedule an appointment.

See also the Faculty and Staff Directory, the Directory of Libraries, Centers, and Departments, or the Rutgers Online Directory.


African Studies

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Tom Glynn 848-932-6105

African-American Studies (See also History)

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Tom Glynn 848-932-6105
Newark Consuella Askew 973-353-5160

African, Middle Eastern, and South Asian Languages and Literatures

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Triveni Kuchi 848-445-5733

Agricultural Sciences

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick NBL Science Team  

Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Ryan Womack 848-932-6107

Alcohol Studies

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Judit Ward 848-445-3527

American Studies

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Tom Glynn 848-932-6105
Newark Natalie Borisovets 973-353-5909

Anthropology (Cultural)

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Tao Yang 848-932-6086
Camden Katherine Elson Anderson 856-225-2830

Anthropology (Physical)

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Tao Yang 848-932-6086
Newark Krista White 973-353-5913

Art/Architecture (See also Visual Arts)

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Megan Lotts 848-932-7189
Camden Zara Wilkinson 856-225-2831
Newark Krista White 973-353-5913

Asian Studies (in Western languages)- See also East Asian and South Asian

Campus Librarian Phone Email
Newark Natalie Borisovets 973-353-5909

Astronomy

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Laura Palumbo 848-445-3558

Audiovisual Archives

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Tara Kelley 848-932-6009

Biological Sciences

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Meredith Parker 848-932-6124
New Brunswick NBL Science Team  
Camden John Maxymuk 856-225-2842
Newark Bonnie Fong 973-353-3811
Newark Naomi Gold 973-353-3810

Business

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Rebecca Diamond 848-445-3608
Camden Samantha Kannegiser 856-225-2832
Newark Jonathan Torres 973-353-3809

Camden County College Camden Campus

Campus Librarian Phone Email
Camden Bart Everts 856-225-2849

Careers

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Ryan Womack 848-932-6107

Chemistry

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Laura Palumbo 848-445-3558
Camden John Maxymuk 856-225-2842
Newark Bonnie L. Fong 973-353-3811

Childhood Studies

Campus Librarian Phone Email
Camden Samantha Kannegiser 856-225-2832

Chinese Studies

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Tao Yang 848-932-6086

Cinema Studies

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Triveni Kuchi 848-445-5733
Camden Zara Wilkinson 856-225-2831

Classics

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Francesca Giannetti 848-932-6097
Newark Natalie Borisovets 973-353-5909

Communication

Campus Librarian Phone Email
Camden Zara Wilkinson 856-225-2831
New Brunswick Tao Yang, Nancy Kranich, Sherri Farber

Comparative Literature

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Francesca Giannetti 848-932-6097

Computer Science

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Mei Ling Lo 848-445-5914
Camden John Maxymuk 856-225-2842
Newark Krista White 973-353-5913

Criminal Justice

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Triveni Kuchi 848-445-5733
Camden Katherine Elson Anderson 856-225-2830
Newark Natalie Borisovets 973-353-5909

Dance

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Jonathan Sauceda 848-932-9023

Data

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Ryan Womack 848-932-6107
New Brunswick Laura Palumbo (Science) 848-445-3558
Newark Jonathan Torres 848-445-3809

Dentistry

Campus Librarian Phone Email
RBHS/Newark Judy Cohn 973-972-0560

Digital Humanities

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Francesca Giannetti 848-932-6097
Newark Krista White 973-353-5913

Digital Studies

Campus Librarian Phone Email
Camden Zara Wilkinson 856-225-2831

Digital User Services

Campus Librarian Phone Email
All Locations Joseph Deodato 848-932-6111

Earth Sciences

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Laura Palumbo 848-445-3558
Newark Bonnie L. Fong 973-353-3811

East Asian Studies

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Tao Yang 848-932-6086

Ecology, Evolution, and Natural Resources

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick NBL Science Team  

Economics

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Ryan Womack 848-932-6107
Camden Samantha Kannegiser 856-225-2832
Newark Jonathan Torres 973-353-3809

Education

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Leslin Charles 848-445-4432
Camden Zara Wilkinson 856-225-2831
Newark Consuella Askew 973-353-5222

Engineering

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Connie Wu 848-445-3489

English

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Francesca Giannetti 848-932-6097
Camden Zara Wilkinson 856-225-2831
Newark Natalie Borisovets 973-353-5909

Environmental Sciences

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick NBL Science Team  
Newark Bonnie L. Fong 973-353-3811

Entomology

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick NBL Science Team  

Food Science

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick NBL Science Team  
RBHS/Newark Judy Cohn 973-972-0560
RBHS/New Brunswick Yingting Zhang 732-235-7604

Foreign Languages

Campus Librarian Phone Email
Camden Julie Still 856-225-2846

French

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Francesca Giannetti 848-932-6097
Camden Julie Still 856-225-2846

Geography

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Tao Yang 848-932-6086

German

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Jim Niessen 848-932-6103
Camden Julie Still 856-225-2846

GIS

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Susan Oldenberg 848-932-6113

Global Affairs

Campus Librarian Phone Email
Newark Natalie Borisovets 973-353-5909

Government Documents

Campus Librarian Phone Email
Camden John Maxymuk 856-225-2842
Newark Consuella Askew 973-353-5222
New Brunswick Stephanie Bartz 848-932-6113
New Brunswick Ryan Womack (Data) 848-932-6107

Griffis (William Elliot) Collection

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Fernanda Perrone 848-932-6154

Health Professions

Campus Librarian Phone Email
RBHS/Newark Mina Ghajar 973-972-1874
RBHS/New Brunswick Matthew Bridgeman 732-235-7604

History

Campus Librarian Phone Email
Camden Julie Still 856-225-2846
Newark Natalie Borisovets 973-353-5909

History - Africa

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Tom Glynn 848-932-6105

History - American & British, History of Science

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Tom Glynn 848-932-6105

History - European and Asian

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Jim Niessen 848-932-6103

History - Latin America

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Jonathan Sauceda 848-932-9023

History of the Health Sciences

Campus Librarian Phone Email
RBHS/Newark Bob Vietrogoski 973-972-7830

History of Science

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Tom Glynn 848-932-6105

Human Resources and Labor Relations

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Julie A. Peters 848-932-9608

Information Technology & Informatics

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Mei Ling Lo 848-445-5914

Institutional Repository (SOAR)

Campus Librarian Phone Email
All Locations Joseph Deodato 848-932-6111

Instructional Design

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Leslin Charles 848-445-4432

Italian

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Francesca Giannetti 848-932-6097

Japanese Studies

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Tao Yang 848-932-6086

Jazz Studies

Campus Librarian Phone Email
Newark Vincent Pelote 973-353-5595
Newark Elizabeth Surles 973-353-5180

Jewish Studies

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Jim Niessen 848-932-6103

Journalism & Media Studies

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Tao Yang, Nancy Kranich, Sherri Farber
Camden Zara Wilkinson 856-225-2831
Newark Natalie Borisovets 973-353-5909

Kinesiology and Health

Campus Librarian Phone Email
RBHS/Newark Judy Cohn 973-972-0560
RBHS/New Brunswick Victoria Wagner 732-235-7606

Korean Studies

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Tao Yang 848-932-6086

Labor Studies

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Julie A. Peters 848-932-9608

Landscape Architecture

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Megan Lotts 848-932-7189

Latin American Studies

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Jonathan Sauceda 848-932-9023
Camden Julie Still 856-225-2846
Newark Natalie Borisovets 973-353-5909

Latino Studies

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Jonathan Sauceda 848-932-9023

LGBTQ Studies

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Kayo Denda 848-932-5023
Camden Zara Wilkinson 856-225-2831
Newark Natalie Borisovets 973-353-5909
RBHS/New Brunswick Victoria Wagner 732-235-7606

Library & Information Science

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Tao Yang, Nancy Kranich, Sherri Farber

Life Sciences

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Meredith Parker 848-932-6124

Linguistics

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Janice Pilch 848-932-5944

Manuscripts

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Albert C. King 848-932-6153

Maps

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Albert King (NJ and World) 848-932-6153

Marine Science

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick NBL Science Team  

Mathematics

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Mei Ling Lo 848-445-5914
Camden John Maxymuk 856-225-2842
Newark Bonnie L. Fong 973-353-3811

Media (Film and Video)

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Kayo Denda 848-932-5023
Newark Krista White 973-353-5913

Medicine

Campus Librarian Phone Email
RBHS/New Brunswick Victoria Wagner 732-235-7606
RBHS/Newark Elizabeth Sosnowska 973-972-4360
RBHS/Newark Judy Cohn 973-972-0560

Medieval Studies

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Jim Niessen 848-932-6103

Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Triveni Kuchi 848-445-5733
Newark Krista White 973-353-5913

Music (See also Jazz Studies)

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Jonathan Sauceda 848-932-9023
Camden John Maxymuk 856-225-2842
Newark Angela Lawrence 973-353-3797

Neuroscience (See also Biological Sciences)

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick NBL Science Team  
Newark Bonnie Fong 973-353-3811
Newark Naomi Gold 973-353-3810

Newark Studies

Campus Librarian Phone Email
Newark Natalie Borisovets 973-353-5909

NJ Newspaper Project

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Caryn Radick 848-932-6152

NJ Regional Studies

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Christine Lutz 848-932-6148
Newark Natalie Borisovets 973-353-5909

Nursing

Campus Librarian Phone Email
Camden John Maxymuk 856-225-2842
Newark Tipton, Roberta 973-353-5910
RBHS/New Brunswick Pam Hargwood 732-235-7604

Nutrition

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick NBL Science Team  
RBHS/Newark Mina Ghajar 973-972-1874
RBHS/Newark Stephen Modica 973-972-9550
RBHS/New Brunswick Yingting Zhang 732-235-7604

Open Access

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Laura Mullen (Open Access Specialist) 848-445-3663

Patents and Trademarks

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Connie Wu (Engineering) 848-445-3489

Peace & Conflict Studies

Campus Librarian Phone Email
Newark Natalie Borisovets 973-353-5909

Pharmaceutical Sciences

Campus Librarian Phone Email
RBHS/New Brunswick Pam Hargwood 732-235-7604

Philosophy

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Jim Niessen 848-932-6103
Camden Zara Wilkinson 856-225-2831
Newark Krista White 973-353-5913

Physical Therapy

Campus Librarian Phone Email
RBHS/Newark Stephen Modica 973-972-9550

Physics

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Laura Palumbo 848-445-3558
Camden John Maxymuk 856-225-2842
Newark Bonnie L. Fong 973-353-3811

Planning & Public Policy

Campus Librarian Phone Email
Camden Katherine Elson Anderson 856-225-2830
New Brunswick Karen Hartman 848-932-6104

Political Science

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Tom Glynn 848-932-6105
Camden Katherine Elson Anderson 856-225-2830
Newark Natalie Borisovets 973-353-5909

Portuguese

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Jonathan Sauceda 848-932-9023
Newark Natalie Borisovets 973-353-5909

Psychology

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Laura Mullen 848-445-3663
Camden Samantha Kannegiser 856-225-2832
Newark Bonnie Fong 973-353-3811
Newark Naomi Gold 973-353-3810

Public Administration (See also Political Science)

Campus Librarian Phone Email
Camden Katherine Elson Anderson 856-225-2830

Public Health

Campus Librarian Phone Email
Newark Tipton, Roberta 973-353-5910
RBHS/Newark Stephen Modica 973-972-9550
RBHS/New Brunswick Yingting Zhang 732-235-7604

Rare Books

Campus Librarian Phone Email
RBHS/Newark Bob Vietrogoski 973-972-7830

Reference

Campus Librarian Phone Email
Camden John Maxymuk 856-225-2842

Religion

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Jim Niessen 848-932-6103
Camden Zara Wilkinson 856-225-2831
Newark Krista White 973-353-5913

Rowan University Camden Campus

Campus Librarian Phone Email
Camden Bart Everts 856-225-2849

Russian & East European Languages

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Jim Niessen 848-932-6103

RU-N Archives

Campus Librarian Phone Email
Newark Angela Lawrence 973-353-3797

Social Work

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Karen Hartman 848-932-6104
Camden Katherine Elson Anderson 856-225-2830
Newark Natalie Borisovets 973-353-5909

Sociology

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Triveni Kuchi 848-445-5733
Camden Katherine Elson Anderson 856-225-2830
Newark Naomi Gold 973-353-3810

South Asian Studies

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Triveni Kuchi 848-445-5733

Spanish

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Jonathan Sauceda 848-932-9023
Camden Julie Still 856-225-2846
Newark Natalie Borisovets 973-353-5909

Spanish & Portuguese Studies

Campus Librarian Phone Email
Newark Natalie Borisovets 973-353-5909

Statistics

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Mei Ling Lo 848-445-5914

Theater

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Jonathan Sauceda 848-932-9023
Camden Zara Wilkinson 856-225-2831
Newark Krista White 973-353-5913

Transportation

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Connie Wu (Engineering) 848-445-3489

Undergraduate Experience

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Lily Todorinova 848-932-1696

University Archives

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Erika Gorder 848-932-6150
RBHS/Newark Bob Vietrogoski 973-972-7830

Urban Studies

Campus Librarian Phone Email
Camden Katherine Elson Anderson 856-225-2830
Newark Natalie Borisovets 973-353-5909

Visual Arts

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Megan Lotts 848-932-7189
Camden Zara Wilkinson 856-225-2831
Newark Krista White 973-353-5913

Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

Campus Librarian Phone Email
New Brunswick Kayo Denda 848-932-5023
Newark Natalie Borisovets 973-353-5909
Camden Julie Still 856-225-2846

Writing Program

Campus Librarian Phone Email
Newark Naomi Gold 973-353-3810