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Library Selectors

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

Field Selector Department Liaison
Anthropology Chris Niemeyer Patti Wright
Art/BFA Tim Nelson Susan Waller
Biology Mary Zettwoch Aimee Dunlap
Business Tim Nelson Vicki Sauter
Chemistry Chris Dames James Chickos
Communication & Media Studies Karen Robinson Stephanie Van Stee
Criminology Lindsay Schmitz T.J. Taylor
Economics Tim Nelson Anne Winkler
Education Karen Robinson Education Sciences and Professional Program (Counseling & Family Therapy, Educational Leadership & Policy, and Educational Psychology, Research & Evaluation)
 • Donald Gouwens

Educator Preparation, Innovation and Research (Teacher Education, Character Education, and Social Justice)
 • Nancy Singer
Gender Studies Lena Marvin Kathleen Nigro
Government Documents Lindsay Schmitz n/a
Greek Studies Chris Daniel n/a
History Lindsay Schmitz Kevin Ferlund
Languages and Cultures Chris Daniel &
Chris Niemeyer
Birgit Noll
Library Science Karen Robinson Karen Robinson
Literature Chris Daniel Francis Grady
Mathematics/Computer Science Chris Dames Cezary Janikow
Music (& Dance) Raleigh Muns Julia Sakharova
Nursing Tim Nelson Tonya Haynes
Optometry Tim Nelson Ralph Garzia
Philosophy Lena Marvin Jon McGinnis
Physics/Astronomy Chris Dames Phil Fraundorf
Political Science Chris Niemeyer Adriano Udani
Psychology Raleigh Muns Therese Macan
Public Policy Chris Niemeyer Adriano Udani
Reference Tim Nelson n/a
Science, General Mary Zettwoch n/a
Social Work Lindsey Scales Sha-Lai Williams
Sociology Raleigh Muns Chikako Usui
Theatre Karen Robinson TBD