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The Libraries

Ivan Gaetz, Dean
William Robertson Coe Library, (307) 766-3279

The University Libraries include the William Robertson Coe Library, the Emmett Chisum Special Collection; the Library Annex, located in the basement of the Biological Science Building, housing government publications and older journals; the Brinkerhoff Earth Resources Information Center, located in the S.H. Knight Geology Building; the Learning Resource Center, located in the Education Building; the Rocky Mountain Herbarium Research Collection, located in the Aven Nelson Building; and the National Park Service Research Center collection in Jackson, Wyoming. The UW/Casper College Center is served by the Casper College Goodstein Foundation Library.

The libraries' cataloged collections total over 1.6 million volumes, with over 33,000 volumes added annually. 14,000 active periodical and serial titles are supplemented with access to over 90,000 unique electronic journals and over 800,000 ebooks. In addition, the libraries provide extensive microforms collections and a library of over 175,000 maps, and serve as a depository for United States government publications.

Through participation in the Wyoming Libraries Database (WYLD), Colorado Alliance of Research Libraries ("Alliance"), the Greater Western Library Alliance (GWLA), Hathi Trust, OCLC, the National Network of Libraries of Medicine, on-line information retrieval systems, and the interlibrary loan network, access is provided to other library resources from throughout the nation and the world.

The College of Law maintains a separate Law Library.

Library Faculty

SANDRA M. BARSTOW, B.A. Kalamazoo College 1973; M.L.S. Western Michigan University 1977; M.B.A. Rollins College 1983; Librarian, University Libraries 2004, 1988.
STEPHEN C. BOSS,
B.M. Simpson College 1983; B.A. 1984; M.L.S. University of Denver 1985; M.A. 1986; Associate Librarian, University Libraries 2008, 2002.
KAIJSA CALKINS,
B.A. University of Washington, Bothell 2001; M.L.S. University of Washington, Seattle 2004; Associate Librarian, University Libraries 2012, 2006.
KATE CONERTON,
B.A. University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire 2011; M.L.I.S. University of British Columbia 2013; Assistant Librarian 2013.
IVAN GAETZ, B.A. University of Alberta 1975; M. Div. University of Saskatchewan 1978; Th. M. Regis College, University of Toronto 1985; M.L.S. University of Alberta 1988; M. Ed. 1991; Ph.D. University of British Columbia 2004; Dean, University Libraries 2016.
CHERYL GOLDENSTEIN,
B.A. Bethany College 1982; M.L.S. University of Texas at Austin 1997; Associate Librarian, University Libraries 2009, 2002.
TAMSEN L. HERT,
B.A. Colorado State University 1975; M.L.S. Emporia State University 1984; M.A. 1988; Librarian, University Libraries 2014, 1986.
CYNTHIA D. HUGHES,
B.A. The College of William and Mary 1994; M.L.I.S. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 1996; Assistant Librarian, University Libraries 2014.
CHAD E. HUTCHINS,
B.A. University of Colorado, Boulder 1999; M.A. 2001; M.L.I.S. University of Texas, Austin 2004; Associate Librarian, University Libraries 2014, 2008.
DAVID KRUGER,
B.S. South Dakota State University 1991; B.S.Ed. Minot State University 1994; M.A. Kansas State University 1996; M.L.S. University of Missouri 1998; Librarian, University Libraries 2016, 1998.
CASSANDRA KVENILD,
B.A. University of Wyoming 1996; M.L.I.S. University of Washington, Seattle 2000; Associate Librarian, University Libraries 2014, 2008.
AMANDA LEHMAN,
B.A. University of Wyoming 2009; M.L.I.S. Louisiana State University 2013; Assistant Librarian, University Libraries 2016.
DAVID MACAULAY,
B.A. University of New Brunswick 1986; M.A. McGill University 1993; M.L.I.S. 2010; Assistant Librarian, University Libraries 2014.
PIPER MARTIN, B.A. University of California, Santa Cruz 1998; M.L.I.S. University of Texas at Austin 2002; Assistant Librarian, University Libraries 2015.
DEBORAH McCARTHY,
B.A. Lycoming College 1983; M.L.S. Texas Women’s University 1989; M.B.A. New Mexico State University 2003; Associate Librarian 2009, 2004.
JUDITH E. PASEK, B.S. University of Michigan 1977; M.S. University of Missouri 1980; Ph.D. University of Nebraska 1987; M.L.I.S. Wayne State University 2013; Assistant Librarian, University Libraries 2014.
LORI J. PHILLIPS,
B.A. University of Wyoming 1989; M.L.S. University of Arizona 1991; Associate Librarian, University Libraries 1999, 1992.
BRYAN RICUPERO, B.A. Boston University 1996; M.L.I.S. University of Kentucky 2012; Assistant Librarian, University Libraries 2014.
LAWRENCE SCHMIDT,
B.S. Montana State University 1987; M.S. 1995; M.L.S. Emporia State University 2002; Associate Librarian, University Libraries 2008, 2002.
LORI J. TERRILL,
B.A. University of Wyoming 1993; M.L.S. Emporia State University 1995; Associate Librarian, University Libraries 2006, 2000.
SHANNON THARP,
B.A. Drake University 2005; M.F.A. University of Washington, Seattle 2007; M.L.I.S. 2013; Assistant Librarian, University Libraries 2014.


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