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Phone NumbersEmail
Library Information
Reference Desk
Library Administration
Library Communications,
Marketing and Outreach
Access Services
Fines and Billing
MakerLab
Scholarly Communications
and Data Management
Special Collections
(208) 426-1204
(208) 426-3301
(208) 426-1234
(208) 426-2135

(208) 426-1204
(208) 426-1204
(208) 426-1579
(208) 426-1534

(208) 426-3958
circulation@boisestate.edu
refdesk@boisestate.edu



circulation@boisestate.edu
circulation@boisestate.edu
makerlab@boisestate.edu
scholarworks@boisestate.edu

archives@boisestate.edu

Staff Directory

  • Aagard, Mary

    Aagard, Mary

    Associate Professor, Head, Acquisitions & Collections

    Ask Me About:

    • Fostering student success through library collection use
    • Using library resources in course instruction
    • Acquiring books, ebooks, streaming media, database or journal content

    Ask Me About:

    • Fostering student success through library collection use
    • Using library resources in course instruction
    • Acquiring books, ebooks, streaming media, database or journal content
  • Adkins, Joseph

    Library Access Services Manager

    Access Services - ALBR109C.3
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    Allen, Elizabeth

    Web & Technical Support Specialist

    Ask Me About:

    • Video Production Suite
    • Lending Technologies
    • Library Website
    Library Computing & Information Systems - ALBR207

    Ask Me About:

    • Video Production Suite
    • Lending Technologies
    • Library Website
  • Armstrong, Michelle

    Armstrong, Michelle

    Interim Dean

    Ask Me About:

    • Our Library’s initiatives and projects
    • Library building administration
    • Data management planning

    Ask Me About:

    • Our Library’s initiatives and projects
    • Library building administration
    • Data management planning
  • Baschnagel, Amanda

    Library Assistant 3

    Ask Me About:

    • Emerging Technologies
    • Designing Tools for Accessibility
    • Theatre
    Emerging Technology & Experiential Learning - ALBR217

    Ask Me About:

    • Emerging Technologies
    • Designing Tools for Accessibility
    • Theatre
  • Bickness-Holmes, Tracy

    Bicknell-Holmes, Tracy

    Professor /Librarian

    Ask Me About:

    • Diversity & Inclusive Excellence
    • The Library’s role in student and faculty success
    • Transdisciplinary partnerships

    Ask Me About:

    • Diversity & Inclusive Excellence
    • The Library’s role in student and faculty success
    • Transdisciplinary partnerships
  • Campus scenes, fall leaves and color, photo Patrick Sweeney

    Binegar, Madison

    Library Assistant 2

    Ask Me About:

    • The field of psychology
    • The growing importance of sociological storytelling!
    Scholarly Communications and Data Management - ALBR217

    Ask Me About:

    • The field of psychology
    • The growing importance of sociological storytelling!
  • Campus scenes, fall leaves and color, photo Patrick Sweeney

    Bixby, Dan

    System Administrator 2

    Ask Me About:

    • How to use technology in higher education
    • Building strong relationships with teammates
    • Mentoring students
    • Wine & winemaking in the United States
    Library Computing & Information Systems - ALBR214

    Ask Me About:

    • How to use technology in higher education
    • Building strong relationships with teammates
    • Mentoring students
    • Wine & winemaking in the United States
  • Bretz, Brian

    Bretz, Brian

    Administrative Assistant 2

    Ask Me About:

    • Hiring Student Employees
    • Invoice Payments, Reimbursements, Deposits and Supply Requests
    • Scheduling appointments with the Library Dean or Business Manager

    Ask Me About:

    • Hiring Student Employees
    • Invoice Payments, Reimbursements, Deposits and Supply Requests
    • Scheduling appointments with the Library Dean or Business Manager
  • Campus scenes, fall leaves and color, photo Patrick Sweeney

    Brown, Jodie

    Library Assistant 3 / Ordering & InterLibrary Loan

    Ask Me About:

    • Interlibrary Loan
    • Requesting items as a Distance student, staff or faculty
    • Harry Potter Trivia
    • Longmire
    Acquisitions & Collections - ALBR217

    Ask Me About:

    • Interlibrary Loan
    • Requesting items as a Distance student, staff or faculty
    • Harry Potter Trivia
    • Longmire
  • Campus scenes, fall leaves and color, photo Patrick Sweeney

    Bryant, Gerry

    Library Assistant 2 / Serials

    Ask Me About:

    • Government documents
    • Journals, newspapers and magazines
    • Theater
    Acquisitions & Collections - ALBR217

    Ask Me About:

    • Government documents
    • Journals, newspapers and magazines
    • Theater
  • Cordell, Matthew

    Library Cataloging Specialist

    Ask Me About:

    • Cataloging operations
    • Foreign language cataloging
    • Rare book cataloging

    Ask Me About:

    • Cataloging operations
    • Foreign language cataloging
    • Rare book cataloging
  • Memo Cordova

    Cordova, Memo

    Associate Professor, Librarian

    Ask Me About:

    • Research help with Anthropology, Gender Studies, World Languages, & Bilingual Education questions
    • Open Educational Resources (OER), Open Access (OA), or open education in general
    • Information ecology, mis/disinformation, and media/information literacy
    • Social Media use and best practices
    Instruction & Research Services - ALBR401A

    Ask Me About:

    • Research help with Anthropology, Gender Studies, World Languages, & Bilingual Education questions
    • Open Educational Resources (OER), Open Access (OA), or open education in general
    • Information ecology, mis/disinformation, and media/information literacy
    • Social Media use and best practices
  • Davis, Megan

    Davis, Megan

    Associate Professor, Librarian

    Ask Me About:

    • Science resources
    • Data management
    • Citation managers like EndNote and Mendeley
    Instruction & Research Services - ALBR401E

    Ask Me About:

    • Science resources
    • Data management
    • Citation managers like EndNote and Mendeley
  • Donahoo, Nancy

    Library Section Manager / Serials

    Ask Me About:

    • Serials management – print, e-journals and databases
    • Troubleshooting access to electronic resources and online content
    • Open access to government documents and data
    • Researching census information and data
    Acquisitions & Collections - ALBR217

    Ask Me About:

    • Serials management – print, e-journals and databases
    • Troubleshooting access to electronic resources and online content
    • Open access to government documents and data
    • Researching census information and data
  • Doty, Shelly

    Doty, Shelly

    Head of Library Access Services

    Ask Me About:

    • Access to materials.
    • The Association of Office Professionals

    Ask Me About:

    • Access to materials.
    • The Association of Office Professionals
  • Campus scenes, fall leaves and color, photo Patrick Sweeney

    Dworak, Ellie

    Associate Professor, Librarian

    Ask Me About:

    • Data visualization (charts, graphs, infographics, etc.)
    • Cleaning and analyzing data in MS Excel
    • Qualitative research methods
    • Searching Library databases
    Scholarly Communications and Data Management - ALBR109G

    Ask Me About:

    • Data visualization (charts, graphs, infographics, etc.)
    • Cleaning and analyzing data in MS Excel
    • Qualitative research methods
    • Searching Library databases
  • Bill English

    English, Bill

    Head, Library Computing & Information Systems

    Ask Me About:

    • Websites and online resources
    • Computing technology
    • Networking technology
    • Computer Lab/Video Production Suite
    • Support/troubleshooting
    Library Computing & Information Systems - ALBR212

    Ask Me About:

    • Websites and online resources
    • Computing technology
    • Networking technology
    • Computer Lab/Video Production Suite
    • Support/troubleshooting
  • Photo of Graefe, Alisha

    Graefe, Alisha

    Library Archivist

    Special Collections/Archives - ALBR223
  • Grevatt, Heather

    Grevatt, Heather

    Assistant Professor, Librarian

    Ask Me About:

    • Business specific resources, research strategies, and instruction
    • Library services and general research help
    • Reading recommendations and leisure reading including children’s books
    • Restaurants, cookbooks, food and drinks
    Instruction & Research Services - ALBR401C

    Ask Me About:

    • Business specific resources, research strategies, and instruction
    • Library services and general research help
    • Reading recommendations and leisure reading including children’s books
    • Restaurants, cookbooks, food and drinks
  • Campus scenes, fall leaves and color, photo Patrick Sweeney

    Harvey, Hollie

    Library Assistant 2 / Receiving & Collections

    Ask Me About:

    • Processing new materials
    • The Idaho Textbook Adoption Program
    • Exploring Idaho
    Acquisitions & Collections - ALBR217

    Ask Me About:

    • Processing new materials
    • The Idaho Textbook Adoption Program
    • Exploring Idaho
  • Hervochon, Gwyn

    Associate Professor, Librarian, Archivist

    Ask Me About:

    • Artists Books and Zines
    • Instruction on Primary Sources
    • Local and Regional History
    • Exhibits at Albertsons Library
    Special Collections/Archives - ALBR223

    Ask Me About:

    • Artists Books and Zines
    • Instruction on Primary Sources
    • Local and Regional History
    • Exhibits at Albertsons Library
  • Holbrook, Denise

    Holbrook, Denise

    Library Assistant 2

    Ask Me About: 

    • Course Reserves
    • Early American Literature
    • Video Games

    Ask Me About: 

    • Course Reserves
    • Early American Literature
    • Video Games
  • Kimberly Holling

    Holling, Kimberly

    Institutional Repository (IR) Manager

    Ask Me About:

    • Publisher Copyright Permissions
    • Open Access
    • SelectedWorks Pages
    • The ScholarWorks Repository
    Scholarly Communications and Data Management - ALBR217

    Ask Me About:

    • Publisher Copyright Permissions
    • Open Access
    • SelectedWorks Pages
    • The ScholarWorks Repository
  • Hooyboer, Marlena

    Hooyboer, Marlena

    Library Section Manager / Receiving & Collections

    Ask Me About:

    • Usage Statistics for Electronic Resources
    • Licensing eBooks and Streaming Videos
    • Providing Access to Content, Copy Cataloging, and e-Resource Management Activities
    Acquisitions & Collections - ALBR217

    Ask Me About:

    • Usage Statistics for Electronic Resources
    • Licensing eBooks and Streaming Videos
    • Providing Access to Content, Copy Cataloging, and e-Resource Management Activities
  • Huffstetler, Rita

    Huffstetler, Rita

    Library Assistant 3 / Receiving & Collections

    Ask Me About:

    • Non-COUNTER compliant usage statistics
    • Copy cataloging print and electronic monographs materials
    • Manage electronic resource files and licenses
    Acquisitions & Collections - ALBR217

    Ask Me About:

    • Non-COUNTER compliant usage statistics
    • Copy cataloging print and electronic monographs materials
    • Manage electronic resource files and licenses
  • Jaque Johnson

    Johnson, Jaque

    Library Business Manager

    Ask Me About:

    • Payments to/from the Library
    • Employment at the Library
    • Quilt Therapy

    Ask Me About:

    • Payments to/from the Library
    • Employment at the Library
    • Quilt Therapy
  • Campus scenes, fall leaves and color, photo Patrick Sweeney

    Kersten, Mary

    Library Assistant 2 / Ordering & InterLibrary Loan

    Acquisitions & Collections - ALBR217
  • Keyes, Kelsey

    Associate Professor, Librarian

    Ask Me About:

    • Research assistance for undergrads, grads and faculty in Education
    • Support for student parents & Creating family-friendly campuses
    • Project Management
    • Books for children, middle grade or young adults
    Instruction & Research Services - ALBR401C

    Ask Me About:

    • Research assistance for undergrads, grads and faculty in Education
    • Support for student parents & Creating family-friendly campuses
    • Project Management
    • Books for children, middle grade or young adults
  • Kindelberger, Pam

    Library Section Manager / Ordering & Interlibrary Loan

    Ask Me About:

    • Interlibrary Loan
    • Ordering print books and ebooks
    • Accessibility
    Acquisitions & Collections - ALBR217

    Ask Me About:

    • Interlibrary Loan
    • Ordering print books and ebooks
    • Accessibility
  • Kurtz-Shaw, Georgann

    Kurtz-Shaw, Georgann

    Assistant Professor, Head, Instruction & Research Services

    Ask Me About:

    • Library instruction and information fluency
    • Library research and reference services
    • Library resources for linguistics, literature, rhetoric, writing, and technical communication

    Ask Me About:

    • Library instruction and information fluency
    • Library research and reference services
    • Library resources for linguistics, literature, rhetoric, writing, and technical communication
  • Madden, Terry

    Madden, Terry

    Associate Professor, Librarian

    Ask Me About:

    • Nursing library resources
    • Kinesiology library resources
    • Radiologic sciences library resources
    • Respiratory Care library resources
    Instruction & Research Services - ALBR401B

    Ask Me About:

    • Nursing library resources
    • Kinesiology library resources
    • Radiologic sciences library resources
    • Respiratory Care library resources
  • Meregaglia, Alex

    Meregaglia, Alex

    Assistant Professor, Librarian, Archivist

    Ask Me About:

    • Access to and instruction on primary sources
    • University Archives and Records
    • Local and regional history
    • Caxton Printers of Idaho
    Special Collections/Archives - ALBR223

    Ask Me About:

    • Access to and instruction on primary sources
    • University Archives and Records
    • Local and regional history
    • Caxton Printers of Idaho
  • Campus scenes, fall leaves and color, photo Patrick Sweeney

    Nelson, Tara

    Library Assistant 3 / Ordering & InterLibrary Loan

    Ask Me About:

    • Ordering Print and Electronic Books
    • EBook Guide
    • Interlibrary Loan
    • Copyright and Fair Use
    Acquisitions & Collections - ALBR217

    Ask Me About:

    • Ordering Print and Electronic Books
    • EBook Guide
    • Interlibrary Loan
    • Copyright and Fair Use
  • Nuxoll, Rita

    Nuxoll, Rita

    Library Cataloging Specialist

    Ask Me About:

    • Cataloging videos, sound recordings and other audiovisual material
    • Library Collection statistics
    • Dewey Decimal classification

    Ask Me About:

    • Cataloging videos, sound recordings and other audiovisual material
    • Library Collection statistics
    • Dewey Decimal classification
  • Oestreicher, Cheryl

    Oestreicher, Cheryl

    Associate Professor, Head, Special Collections and Archives

    Ask Me About:

    • Access to and instruction on primary sources
    • University Archives and Records
    • Local and regional history
    Special Collections/Archives - ALBR223A

    Ask Me About:

    • Access to and instruction on primary sources
    • University Archives and Records
    • Local and regional history
  • Campus scenes, fall leaves and color, photo Patrick Sweeney

    Ohlinger, Trevor

    System Administrator 1

    Ask Me About:

    • Adjusting images & printing them on the plotter
    • Editing videos & making use of the Video Production Suite
    • Computer programming & automating processes | DevOps
    • Mixed reality programs & their real-world applications
    Library Computing & Information Systems - ALBR208C

    Ask Me About:

    • Adjusting images & printing them on the plotter
    • Editing videos & making use of the Video Production Suite
    • Computer programming & automating processes | DevOps
    • Mixed reality programs & their real-world applications
  • Campus scenes, fall leaves and color, photo Patrick Sweeney

    Paul, Yitzhak

    Assistant Professor, Interim Head, Emerging Technology & Experiential Learning

    Ask Me About:

    • Emerging Technologies
    • Virtual & Mixed Reality
    • Troubleshooting Technology
    • Trashy Science Fiction
    Emerging Technology & Experiential Learning - ALBR217

    Ask Me About:

    • Emerging Technologies
    • Virtual & Mixed Reality
    • Troubleshooting Technology
    • Trashy Science Fiction
  • Ramsey, Elizabeth

    Ramsey, Elizabeth

    Associate Professor, Librarian

    Ask Me About:

    • Research in the School of Public Service
    • Library Outreach for Student Success
    • Civic Librarianship
    • Teaching English as a Second Language
    Instruction & Research Services - ALBR401A

    Ask Me About:

    • Research in the School of Public Service
    • Library Outreach for Student Success
    • Civic Librarianship
    • Teaching English as a Second Language
  • Campus scenes, fall leaves and color, photo Patrick Sweeney

    Sessler, Sara

    Library Assistant 3 / Serials, Acquisitions & Collections

    Ask Me About:

    • Navigating and using electronic resources
    • Troubleshooting electronic resources
    • Journals, newspapers, and magazines
    Acquisitions & Collections - ALBR217

    Ask Me About:

    • Navigating and using electronic resources
    • Troubleshooting electronic resources
    • Journals, newspapers, and magazines
  • Shook, Elisabeth

    Shook, Elisabeth

    Assistant Professor, Head, Scholarly Communications and Data Management

    Ask Me About:

    • Copyright
    • Publishing
    • Data Management
    • Spinning wheels and making yarn

    Ask Me About:

    • Copyright
    • Publishing
    • Data Management
    • Spinning wheels and making yarn
  • Campus scenes, fall leaves and color, photo Patrick Sweeney

    Smith, Shannon

    Assistant Professor, Open Educational Resources (OER) Librarian

  • Campus scenes, fall leaves and color, photo Patrick Sweeney

    Tobiason, Anders

    Assistant Professor, Multimedia Development and User Experience Librarian

    Ask Me About:

    • Music Resources
    • Anti-Racism in Library and Information Science
    • Developing Multimedia Resources
    Instruction & Research Services - ALBR401D

    Ask Me About:

    • Music Resources
    • Anti-Racism in Library and Information Science
    • Developing Multimedia Resources
  • Velichko, Masha

    Velichko, Masha

    Library Assistant 2

    Ask Me About:

    • Browsing the Albertsons Library catalog
    • Being a first-generation US citizen
    • Russian lingo
    • Harry Potter trivia

    Ask Me About:

    • Browsing the Albertsons Library catalog
    • Being a first-generation US citizen
    • Russian lingo
    • Harry Potter trivia
  • photo of Sarah Waddell

    Waddell, Sarah

    Library Marketing and Communication Specialist

    Ask Me About:

    • Real Estate
    • Interior Design
    • English Class 101

    Ask Me About:

    • Real Estate
    • Interior Design
    • English Class 101
  • Elaine Watson

    Watson, Elaine

    Associate Professor, Librarian

    Ask Me About:

    • Finding research for: Art, Design & Visual Studies; Canadian Studies; Counselor Education; and Social Work
    • Creating a library assignment for your course
    • Using the Artstor Digital Library, an image resource of over 2.5 million images
    Instruction & Research Services - ALBR401B

    Ask Me About:

    • Finding research for: Art, Design & Visual Studies; Canadian Studies; Counselor Education; and Social Work
    • Creating a library assignment for your course
    • Using the Artstor Digital Library, an image resource of over 2.5 million images
  • William, Audrey

    Williams, Audrey

    Library Assistant 2

    Ask Me About:

    • My 20 plus years of working in library customer and public service
    • What it is like to be a First Generation Graduate
    • My Master’s thesis: Influences of the myths of the American West on business culture in the United States

    Ask Me About:

    • My 20 plus years of working in library customer and public service
    • What it is like to be a First Generation Graduate
    • My Master’s thesis: Influences of the myths of the American West on business culture in the United States
  • Campus scenes, fall leaves and color, photo Patrick Sweeney

    Worthy, Danielle

    Associate Academic Program Coordinator

    Instruction & Research Services - ALBR217
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