Associate Professor -- Librarian -- Interlibrary Loan Department Head
163 Sherrod Library / 423-439-6998 / email@example.com
Masters of Science in Library Science,
, 1989 Universityof Kentucky
Library, East Tennessee State University, 1990-1996 Collegeof Medicine
Interlibrary Loan Librarian,
State University, 1996-present Sherrod Library, East Tennessee
There's a guy like me in every state and federal prison in
, I guess – America
I'm the guy who can get it for you.
-- Red in Rita Hayworth and the Shawshank Redemption, from Stephen King's Different Seasons (Viking Press: 1982).
If ETSU doesn't have it, my staff and I will search the libraries of the
world to get
what you need for your research. Last year we processed over 9000 requests
from University students, faculty, and staff. At the same time, we were getting
over 10,000 requests from those libraries around the world for material we have
When I am not crouched, vulture-like, over my keyboard searching for your journal articles, you might see my pleasant countenance at the Reference Desk, where I serve three-five hours each week, or in a library instruction session for your class. I can occasionally be found in a conference room for a Research and Development Committee meeting or other gathering.
While primarily subsisting on caffeine, all species in the order librarianus will consume chocolate.
Image is a portrait of author Mrs. Bella Z. Spencer by T. Chubbuck, the frontispiece of her book Tried and True, or Love and Loyalty: A story of the great rebellion, Springfield, Mass: W. J. Holland, 1867.
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