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Bring Your Assignment

Need help with your research paper? Do you have an assignment that requires using the library and its resources? Make an appointment with one of the IUP Librarians!

Who are we?

We are highly trained information specialists who understand both traditional library research methods, materials, and the most current means of accessing electronic information.

As reference librarians we can provide answers to short factual questions, help you begin your research or help you choose appropriate databases and search tools at the Reference Desk. However, if you feel your research question requires individual attention, make an appointment and bring your assignment to us.

How to Make an Appointment

Below are reference librarians you can make individual appointments with. Any of them can help you with a research paper. However, if you have a topic that is specific to a discipline, these reference librarians are also bibliographers for certain disciplines; therefore, they provide Collection Development for the particular disciplines listed below their names.

Please feel free to call or e-mail them to set up your individual research appointment.

Name Academic Area(s) Office Phone E-mail
Chris Clouser Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Geoscience, Math, Physics 206 Stabley 724-357-5697
Carol Connell English, Criminology, Health and Physical Education, Journalism, Theater Doctoral Programs in English TESOL and Literary Criticism 104 Stapleton 724-357-2195
Portia Diaz Accounting, Finance and Legal Economics Management, Marketing, MIS and Decision Sciences / Comm Media, Pan African Studies, Punxsutawney First-Year Experience, Culinary Arts, Technology Support and Training
Doctoral Program in Comm Media
105 Stapleton 133 Living Learning Center, Punxsutawney 724-357-4893 814-938-4870
Susan Drummond Anthropology, Sociology 109 Stapleton 724-357-4479
Kelly Heider Professional Studies, Educational Psychology, Adult and Community Education, Counseling, Special Education, Student Affairs in Higher Education, Developmental Studies, Children’s Books, and Text Books Doctoral Programs in Admin/Leadership, Professional Studies, and Educational and School Psychology 205 Stabley 106 Stouffer 724-357-4886 724-357-2045
Sandy Janicki Food and Nutrition, Hospitality Management, Human Development and Environment Studies, Nursing, Safety Sciences 106 Stapleton 724-357-4751
Joann JanoskoPhilosophy, Political Science  G6B Stapleton724-357-6106 

Theresa McDevitt History, Religious Studies, Women and Gender Studies 110 Stapleton 724-357-4892 
Jin PangForeign Languages, Latin American Studies G6-B Stapleton 724-357-2344 
Harrison Wick French, Geography and Regional Planning, German, Employment and Labor Relations, Pennsylvania Collection, Special Collection Archive and Special Collection 724-357-3039
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    431 South Eleventh Street
    Indiana, PA 15705
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Monday–Thursday: Open 24 hours
Friday: Midnight to 7:00 p.m.
Saturday: 11:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.

Exceptions to Regular Library Hours