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Faculty Services

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

Library Selectors and College & Division 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, or Tim Nelson, Collection Development Librarian & Head of Acquisitions.

College of Arts & Sciences

Library Selectors are contacts for UMSL's academic departments.  Each selector works with department liaisons to coordinate book purchases and journal subscriptions.  If you have any questions, contact Tim Nelson, Collection Development & Acquisitions Librarian, at 516-5080 or nelsontp@umsl.edu.

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

College of Business Administration

Division Library Staff/Selector Academic Department Liaison
All Divisions Tim Nelson Vicki Sauter

College of Education

Division Library Staff/Selector Academic Department Liaison
Education Sciences and Professional Program Michelle Zigler Donald Gouwens
Educator Preparation & Leadership Michelle Zigler Nancy Singer

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