The purpose of the Contacts Program is to foster communication between the library and the academic departments with the goal of providing information resources and services to advance the instruction, research, and service mission of UWM.

Library Contact Expectations

  • Communicate regularly with department liaison about library resources, services, and needs.
  • Welcome faculty and staff annually to orient them to UWM Libraries.
  • Engage in outreach to form new relationships and collaborative opportunities.

Department Liaison Expectations

  • Share library communications to faculty, staff, and students.
  • Report changes in curriculum and research so the library can best support these areas.
  • Coordinate department feedback on library assessment of information resources and services.
SubjectLibrarian NameDepartmental Liaison
Administrative LeadershipTiffany ThorntonLiliana Mina
African & African Diaspora StudiesHeidi AnoszkoErin Winkler
Ancient and Modern Languages, Literatures, and CulturesMarion ArcherKevin Muse
AnthropologySusan ForanEmily Middleton
ArchitectureStephen AppelCatherine Kirchman
Art & DesignMax YelaKim Cosier
Art HistoryMax YelaSarah Schaefer
Biological SciencesKate GanskiChristopher Quinn
Biomedical EngineeringSvetlana KorolevMahsa Dabagh
Biomedical SciencesKate GanskiZac Lunak
BusinessKate GanskiTing Yao
Chemistry and BiochemistrySvetlana KorolevJian Chen
Civil & Environmental EngineeringSvetlana KorolevHabib Tabatabai
CommunicationMolly MathiasSara VanderHaagen
Communication Sciences & DisordersKate GanskiBarbara Pauloski
Computer ScienceSvetlana KorolevAmol Mali
Criminal Justice & CriminologyStephanie SurachKimberly Hassell
DanceAnna Grau SchmidtAndy Miller
EconomicsKate GanskiFilip Vesely
Educational Policy & Community StudiesTiffany ThorntonRaji Swaminathan
Educational PsychologyTiffany ThorntonXu Li
Electrical EngineeringSvetlana KorolevNikolai Kouklin
EnglishMolly MathiasMichael Wilson
Film, Video, Animation, & New GenresBeth TraylorKelly Kirshtner
Freshwater SciencesSvetlana KorolevJim Waples
General Studies, College of - Arts and HumanitiesScott SiletAnne Widmayer
General Studies, College of - Mathematics and Natural SciencesScott SiletMichael J. Pauers
General Studies, College of - Social Sciences and BusinessScott SiletJulianna Alitto
GeographyAngie CopeRyan Holifield
GeosciencesSvetlana KorolevLindsay McHenry
Global StudiesStephanie SurachSarah Davies Cordova
Health Care AdministrationKate GanskiJennifer Fink
Health Informatics & AdministrationKate GanskiHanh Trinh
HistoryAbigail NyeAmanda Seligman
Industrial & Manufacturing EngineeringSvetlana KorolevJaejin Jang
Information StudiesMolly MathiasAbigail Phillips
KinesiologyKate GanskiKevin Keenan
LinguisticsGeorgia BrownAnne Pycha
Materials Science & EngineeringSvetlana KorolevBenjamin Church
MathematicsSvetlana KorolevWei Wei
Mechanical EngineeringSvetlana KorolevNathan Salowitz
MusicAnna Grau SchmidtGillian Rodger
NursingKate GanskiLenore Wilkas
PhilosophyKate GanskiMatthew Knachel
PhysicsSvetlana KorolevDavid Kaplan
Political ScienceStephanie SurachErin Kaheny
PsychologyKristin WoodwardStacey Nye
Public and Nonprofit AdministrationKate GanskiDouglas Ihrke
Public HealthKate GanskiYoung Cho
Rehabilitation Sciences & Technology Kate GanskiKyle Ebersole
Social WorkStephanie SurachKimberly Hassell
SociologyVince CiattiGordon Gauchat
Spanish and PortugueseLynne JonesKatie Vater
Teaching and LearningTiffany ThorntonJeffrey Hawkins
TheatreAnna Grau SchmidtRobin Mello
Translation and InterpretingStephanie SurachAmy Olen
Urban PlanningStephen AppelCatherine Kirchman
Women's and Gender StudiesHeidi AnoszkoMorgan Foster

See also the Staff Directory.