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Faculty Services

A guide to resources & services offered to UMSL faculty and staff

Library Selectors & College Liaisons

  • Suggestions for book and journal purchases should go through the appropriate library selector or your division liaison.
  • Library Selectors and Faculty Liaisons are listed below by College/School and Department.
  • For Reserve requests, please note that the library has limited funds and does not routinely purchase textbooks for classes, with the exception of supplementary material (such as additional readings, novels, etc.).
  • Questions? Please contact
    • Jaleh Fazelian, Associate Dean  (314) 516-5078
    • Tim Nelson, Collection Development Librarian & Head of Acquisitions  (314) 516 5080

College of Arts & Sciences

Library Selectors work with academic department liaisons to coordinate book purchases and journal subscriptions.

Division Library Staff/Selector Academic Department Liaison
Art/BFA Elizabeth Wheeles Maureen Quigley
Biology Mary Zettwoch Fred Inglis
Chemistry Tim Nelson George Gokel
Communication & Media Studies Lindsay Schmitz Stephanie Van Stee
Computer Science Tim Nelson Cezary Janikow
Criminology Lindsay Schmitz T.J. Taylor
Economics Tim Nelson Eiji Goto
Gender Studies Lena Marvin
History & Anthropology Lindsay Schmitz Kevin Fernlund
Languages and Cultures Elizabeth Wheeles Sandra Trapani
Literature Elizabeth Wheeles Francis Grady
Mathematics & Statistics Tim Nelson Qingtang Jiang
Music Elizabeth Wheeles Julia Sakharova
Philosophy Lena Marvin Jon McGinnis
Physics/Astronomy Tim Nelson Phil Fraundorf
Political Science & Public Policy Jaleh Fazelian Adriano Udani
Psychology Judy Schmitt Michael Griffin
Science, General Mary Zettwoch n/a
Sociology Lena Marvin Chikako Usui

College of Business Administration

Division Library Staff/Selector Academic Department Liaison
All Divisions Tim Nelson Jamillah Boyd

College of Education

Division Library Staff/Selector Academic Department Liaison
Education Sciences and Professional Program Michelle Zigler Susan Kashubeck-West
Educator Preparation & Leadership Michelle Zigler April Regester

College of Nursing

Division Library Staff/Selector Academic Department Liaison
All Divisions Judy Schmitt Kimberly Werner

College of Optometry

Division Library Staff/Selector Academic Department Liaison
All Divisions Judy Schmitt Tareq Nabhan

School of Social Work

Division Library Staff/Selector Academic Department Liaison
All Divisions Lindsay Schmitz Sha-Lai Williams

University Libraries

Division Library Staff/Selector Academic Department Liaison
Government Documents Lindsay Schmitz n/a