Subject Specialists - By Subject


Columbia University Libraries' Subject Specialists seek to establish effective channels of communication, to identify student and faculty information needs, and to make sure the faculty and students understand how to satisfy their informational needs.

For subject and collection questions related to Health Sciences, please see the Health Sciences Library website, email hs-library@columbia.edu, or call (212) 305-3605.

Number of people selected: 39
Peter Magierski

African Studies (North of Sahara)

Peter Magierski

Middle East & Islamic Studies Librarian

pm2650@columbia.edu

(212) 854-3995
Global Studies - 309 International Affairs

Subjects:

  • African Studies (North of Sahara)
  • Arabic Literature & Languages
  • Armenian Studies
  • Iran Center
  • Islamic Studies
  • Middle Eastern Studies
  • Turkish Studies
Yuusuf Caruso

African Studies (South of Sahara)

Yuusuf Caruso

African Studies Librarian

caruso@columbia.edu

(212) 854-8045
Global Studies - 309 International Affairs

Subjects:

  • African Studies (South of Sahara)
John L. Tofanelli

African-American Studies

John L. Tofanelli

Research Collections & Services Librarian

jt628@columbia.edu

(212) 854-4356
Butler Library - 309 Butler Library

Subjects:

  • African-American Studies
  • American Literature & Language
  • Asian American Studies
  • English Literature & Language
  • History (American & British)
  • Latino Studies
John L. Tofanelli

American Literature & Language

John L. Tofanelli

Research Collections & Services Librarian

jt628@columbia.edu

(212) 854-4356
Butler Library - 309 Butler Library

Subjects:

  • African-American Studies
  • American Literature & Language
  • Asian American Studies
  • English Literature & Language
  • History (American & British)
  • Latino Studies
Sophia C. Leveque

Anthropology

Sophia C. Leveque

Social Sciences and Social Work Research Support Librarian

scl2162@columbia.edu

(212) 851-2195
Social Work Library - 213 2nd Floor, School of Social Work

Subjects:

  • Anthropology
  • International Relations
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
Amanda Bielskas

Anthropology, Physical

Amanda Bielskas

Head, Collection Management for the Science, Engineering, & Social Science Libraries

asb2154@columbia.edu

(212) 854-6767
Science & Engineering Library - 403 Northwest Corner Building

Subjects:

  • Anthropology, Physical
  • Biology
  • Climate Research
  • Geology & Geosciences
  • Mathematics & Statistics
  • Microbiology
  • Psychology
Peter Magierski

Arabic Literature & Languages

Peter Magierski

Middle East & Islamic Studies Librarian

pm2650@columbia.edu

(212) 854-3995
Global Studies - 309 International Affairs

Subjects:

  • African Studies (North of Sahara)
  • Arabic Literature & Languages
  • Armenian Studies
  • Iran Center
  • Islamic Studies
  • Middle Eastern Studies
  • Turkish Studies
Christine M. Sala

Archaeology

Christine M. Sala

Architecture Bibliographer/Indexer

cs151@columbia.edu

(212) 854-4629
Avery Library - 223 Avery Hall

Subjects:

  • Archaeology
  • Architecture
  • Art History
  • Fine Arts
  • Historic Preservation
  • Real Estate (Development)
  • Urban Planning
Jennifer Gray

Architectural Drawings & Archives

Jennifer Gray

Curator of Drawings & Archives

jlg2006@columbia.edu

(212) 854-6738
Avery Library - 213A Avery Hall

Subjects:

  • Architectural Drawings & Archives
Teresa M. Harris

Architectural Rare Books

Teresa M. Harris

Curator of Avery Classics III

tmh2004@columbia.edu

(212) 854-3982
Avery Library - 233 Avery Hall

Subjects:

  • Architectural Rare Books
Christine M. Sala

Architecture

Christine M. Sala

Architecture Bibliographer/Indexer

cs151@columbia.edu

(212) 854-4629
Avery Library - 223 Avery Hall

Subjects:

  • Archaeology
  • Architecture
  • Art History
  • Fine Arts
  • Historic Preservation
  • Real Estate (Development)
  • Urban Planning
Peter Magierski

Armenian Studies

Peter Magierski

Middle East & Islamic Studies Librarian

pm2650@columbia.edu

(212) 854-3995
Global Studies - 309 International Affairs

Subjects:

  • African Studies (North of Sahara)
  • Arabic Literature & Languages
  • Armenian Studies
  • Iran Center
  • Islamic Studies
  • Middle Eastern Studies
  • Turkish Studies
Christine M. Sala

Art History

Christine M. Sala

Architecture Bibliographer/Indexer

cs151@columbia.edu

(212) 854-4629
Avery Library - 223 Avery Hall

Subjects:

  • Archaeology
  • Architecture
  • Art History
  • Fine Arts
  • Historic Preservation
  • Real Estate (Development)
  • Urban Planning
John L. Tofanelli

Asian American Studies

John L. Tofanelli

Research Collections & Services Librarian

jt628@columbia.edu

(212) 854-4356
Butler Library - 309 Butler Library

Subjects:

  • African-American Studies
  • American Literature & Language
  • Asian American Studies
  • English Literature & Language
  • History (American & British)
  • Latino Studies
Katherine Brooks

Astronomy

Katherine Brooks

Collection Analysis Librarian II

kcb2145@columbia.edu

(212) 854-4119
Science & Engineering Library - 401A Northwest Corner Building

Subjects:

  • Astronomy
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
Carolyn Bratnober

Biblical Studies

Carolyn Bratnober

Public Services Librarian II

cb3161@columbia.edu

(212) 851-5609
The Burke Library - Union Theological Seminary

Subjects:

  • Biblical Studies
  • Christian Theology
  • Disability Studies
  • LGBTQ Studies
  • Religion
Amanda Bielskas

Biology

Amanda Bielskas

Head, Collection Management for the Science, Engineering, & Social Science Libraries

asb2154@columbia.edu

(212) 854-6767
Science & Engineering Library - 403 Northwest Corner Building

Subjects:

  • Anthropology, Physical
  • Biology
  • Climate Research
  • Geology & Geosciences
  • Mathematics & Statistics
  • Microbiology
  • Psychology
Gary Hausman

Buddhist Studies

Gary Hausman

South Asian Studies Librarian

gjh2119@columbia.edu

(212) 854-8401
Global Studies - 309 International Affairs

Subjects:

  • Buddhist Studies
  • South Asian Studies
  • South Pacific and Oceania Studies
  • Southeast Asian Studies
Yasmin Saira

Business

Yasmin Saira

Research Support & Collection Development Librarian

ys21@columbia.edu

(212) 854-5467
Business & Economics Library - 130 Uris Hall

Subjects:

  • Business
  • Economics
Sócrates Silva

Casa Hispanica

Sócrates Silva

Latin American & Iberian Studies Librarian

ss5000@columbia.edu

(212) 854-1679
Global Studies - 309 International Affairs

Subjects:

  • Casa Hispanica
  • Iberian Studies
  • Latin American Studies
  • Spanish & Portuguese Language & Literature
Katherine Brooks

Chemistry

Katherine Brooks

Collection Analysis Librarian II

kcb2145@columbia.edu

(212) 854-4119
Science & Engineering Library - 401A Northwest Corner Building

Subjects:

  • Astronomy
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
William B. Vanti

William B. Vanti

Science & Engineering Librarian

wbv2101@columbia.edu

(212) 851-7138
Science & Engineering Library - 404 Northwest Corner Building

Subjects:

  • Chemistry
  • Engineering
Chengzhi Wang

Chinese Studies

Chengzhi Wang

Collection Development/Reference Librarian (Chinese)

cw2165@columbia.edu

(212) 854-3721
C.V. Starr East Asian Library - 307M Kent Hall

Subjects:

  • Chinese Studies
  • Taiwan Area Studies
Matthew C. Baker

Christian Theology

Matthew C. Baker

Head, The Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary

matthew.baker@columbia.edu

(212) 851-5611
The Burke Library - Union Theological Seminary

Subjects:

  • Christian Theology
  • Religion
Carolyn Bratnober

Carolyn Bratnober

Public Services Librarian II

cb3161@columbia.edu

(212) 851-5609
The Burke Library - Union Theological Seminary

Subjects:

  • Biblical Studies
  • Christian Theology
  • Disability Studies
  • LGBTQ Studies
  • Religion
Jeffrey Wayno

Classics

Jeffrey Wayno

Collection Services Librarian

jmw2202@columbia.edu

(212) 851-5608
The Burke Library - Union Theological Seminary

Subjects:

  • Classics
  • History (Ancient & Medieval)
  • Religion
Amanda Bielskas

Climate Research

Amanda Bielskas

Head, Collection Management for the Science, Engineering, & Social Science Libraries

asb2154@columbia.edu

(212) 854-6767
Science & Engineering Library - 403 Northwest Corner Building

Subjects:

  • Anthropology, Physical
  • Biology
  • Climate Research
  • Geology & Geosciences
  • Mathematics & Statistics
  • Microbiology
  • Psychology
Jocelyn K. Wilk

Columbia University History

Jocelyn K. Wilk

University Archivist

jkw19@columbia.edu

212-854-1338
Rare Book & Manuscript Library - 6th Floor East Butler Library

Subjects:

  • Columbia University History
Meredith J. Levin

Comparative Literature

Meredith J. Levin

Research Collection & Services Librarian

mjl2209@columbia.edu

(212) 854-5802
Butler Library - 309 l Butler Library

Subjects:

  • Comparative Literature
  • French & Romance Literature & Language
  • History (Renaissance & Western European)
  • History of Science
  • Italian Literature & Language
  • Scandinavian Literature & Language
Nancy Friedland

Dance

Nancy Friedland

Librarian for Butler Media, Film Studies, & Performing Arts

nef4@columbia.edu

(212) 854-7402
Butler Library - 309 Butler Library

Subjects:

  • Dance
  • Film
  • Media
  • Theatre
Carolyn Bratnober

Disability Studies

Carolyn Bratnober

Public Services Librarian II

cb3161@columbia.edu

(212) 851-5609
The Burke Library - Union Theological Seminary

Subjects:

  • Biblical Studies
  • Christian Theology
  • Disability Studies
  • LGBTQ Studies
  • Religion
Ria Koopmans-Debruijn

Donald Keene Center for Japanese Culture

Ria Koopmans-Debruijn

Head of Public Services / East Asian Studies Librarian

rkb7@columbia.edu

(212) 854-1505
C.V. Starr East Asian Library - 310 Kent Hall

Subjects:

  • Donald Keene Center for Japanese Culture
  • East Asian Institute
  • East Asian Studies
  • Hong Kong Area Studies
Jim Cheng

East Asian Film Studies

Jim Cheng

Director, C.V. Starr East Asian Library

jc3685@columbia.edu

(212) 854-1508
C.V. Starr East Asian Library - 305M Kent Hall

Subjects:

  • East Asian Film Studies
Ria Koopmans-Debruijn

East Asian Institute

Ria Koopmans-Debruijn

Head of Public Services / East Asian Studies Librarian

rkb7@columbia.edu

(212) 854-1505
C.V. Starr East Asian Library - 310 Kent Hall

Subjects:

  • Donald Keene Center for Japanese Culture
  • East Asian Institute
  • East Asian Studies
  • Hong Kong Area Studies
Ria Koopmans-Debruijn

East Asian Studies

Ria Koopmans-Debruijn

Head of Public Services / East Asian Studies Librarian

rkb7@columbia.edu

(212) 854-1505
C.V. Starr East Asian Library - 310 Kent Hall

Subjects:

  • Donald Keene Center for Japanese Culture
  • East Asian Institute
  • East Asian Studies
  • Hong Kong Area Studies
Robert H. Davis

East Central Europe, Institue on

Robert H. Davis

Russian, Eurasian & East European Studies Librarian

rhd2106@columbia.edu

(212) 854-4701
Global Studies - 309 International Affairs

Subjects:

  • East Central Europe, Institue on
  • East European Studies
  • Harriman Institute
  • Slavic Studies
Robert H. Davis

East European Studies

Robert H. Davis

Russian, Eurasian & East European Studies Librarian

rhd2106@columbia.edu

(212) 854-4701
Global Studies - 309 International Affairs

Subjects:

  • East Central Europe, Institue on
  • East European Studies
  • Harriman Institute
  • Slavic Studies
Kae Bara Kratcha

Economics

Kae Bara Kratcha

Entrepreneurship and Social Science Librarian

kk3344@columbia.edu

(212) 854-8813
Business & Economics Library - 130 Uris Hall

Subjects:

  • Economics
  • Entrepreneurship
  • School of Professional Studies
Yasmin Saira

Yasmin Saira

Research Support & Collection Development Librarian

ys21@columbia.edu

(212) 854-5467
Business & Economics Library - 130 Uris Hall

Subjects:

  • Business
  • Economics
Elizabeth Davis

Electronic Music Center

Elizabeth Davis

Head, Gabe M. Wiener Music & Arts Library

ead1@columbia.edu

(212) 854-7604
Music & Arts Library - 701-G Dodge Hall

Subjects:

  • Electronic Music Center
  • Ethnomusicology
  • Music
Nick Patterson

Nick Patterson

Music Librarian III

njp2@columbia.edu

(212) 854-8523
Music & Arts Library - 701-E Dodge Hall

Subjects:

  • Electronic Music Center
  • Music
William B. Vanti

Engineering

William B. Vanti

Science & Engineering Librarian

wbv2101@columbia.edu

(212) 851-7138
Science & Engineering Library - 404 Northwest Corner Building

Subjects:

  • Chemistry
  • Engineering
John L. Tofanelli

English Literature & Language

John L. Tofanelli

Research Collections & Services Librarian

jt628@columbia.edu

(212) 854-4356
Butler Library - 309 Butler Library

Subjects:

  • African-American Studies
  • American Literature & Language
  • Asian American Studies
  • English Literature & Language
  • History (American & British)
  • Latino Studies
Kae Bara Kratcha

Entrepreneurship

Kae Bara Kratcha

Entrepreneurship and Social Science Librarian

kk3344@columbia.edu

(212) 854-8813
Business & Economics Library - 130 Uris Hall

Subjects:

  • Economics
  • Entrepreneurship
  • School of Professional Studies
Elizabeth Davis

Ethnomusicology

Elizabeth Davis

Head, Gabe M. Wiener Music & Arts Library

ead1@columbia.edu

(212) 854-7604
Music & Arts Library - 701-G Dodge Hall

Subjects:

  • Electronic Music Center
  • Ethnomusicology
  • Music
Nancy Friedland

Film

Nancy Friedland

Librarian for Butler Media, Film Studies, & Performing Arts

nef4@columbia.edu

(212) 854-7402
Butler Library - 309 Butler Library

Subjects:

  • Dance
  • Film
  • Media
  • Theatre
Christine M. Sala

Fine Arts

Christine M. Sala

Architecture Bibliographer/Indexer

cs151@columbia.edu

(212) 854-4629
Avery Library - 223 Avery Hall

Subjects:

  • Archaeology
  • Architecture
  • Art History
  • Fine Arts
  • Historic Preservation
  • Real Estate (Development)
  • Urban Planning
Meredith J. Levin

French & Romance Literature & Language

Meredith J. Levin

Research Collection & Services Librarian

mjl2209@columbia.edu

(212) 854-5802
Butler Library - 309 l Butler Library

Subjects:

  • Comparative Literature
  • French & Romance Literature & Language
  • History (Renaissance & Western European)
  • History of Science
  • Italian Literature & Language
  • Scandinavian Literature & Language
Sarah Witte

Gender & Sexuality Studies

Sarah Witte

Research Collections & Services Librarian: Women & Gender Studies

spurgin@columbia.edu

(212) 854-5492
Butler Library - 309 Butler Library

Subjects:

  • Gender & Sexuality Studies
  • LGBTQ Studies
  • Women's Studies
Amanda Bielskas

Geology & Geosciences

Amanda Bielskas

Head, Collection Management for the Science, Engineering, & Social Science Libraries

asb2154@columbia.edu

(212) 854-6767
Science & Engineering Library - 403 Northwest Corner Building

Subjects:

  • Anthropology, Physical
  • Biology
  • Climate Research
  • Geology & Geosciences
  • Mathematics & Statistics
  • Microbiology
  • Psychology
Ian Beilin

Germanic Literature & Language

Ian Beilin

Humanities Research Services Librarian III

igb4@columbia.edu

(212) 853-0627
Butler Library - 309 Butler Library

Subjects:

  • Germanic Literature & Language
  • Philosophy
  • Reference
Kristina Williams

Government Information

Kristina Williams

Journalism & Government Information Librarian

kw2767@columbia.edu

(212) 854-3916
Journalism Library - 204 Pulitzer Hall

Subjects:

  • Government Information
  • Journalism
  • Political Science
Jane Siegel

Graphic Arts

Jane Siegel

Rare Book Librarian

jrs19@columbia.edu

(212) 854-8482
Butler Library - 6th Floor East Butler Library

Subjects:

  • Graphic Arts
  • Rare Books
Karen Green

Graphic Novels

Karen Green

Curator, Comics & Cartoons; Lecturer in English & Comparative Literature

klg19@columbia.edu

(212) 853-0429
Rare Book & Manuscript Library - 6M50 Butler Library

Subjects:

  • Graphic Novels
  • Greek, Modern
Karen Green

Greek, Modern

Karen Green

Curator, Comics & Cartoons; Lecturer in English & Comparative Literature

klg19@columbia.edu

(212) 853-0429
Rare Book & Manuscript Library - 6M50 Butler Library

Subjects:

  • Graphic Novels
  • Greek, Modern
Robert H. Davis

Harriman Institute

Robert H. Davis

Russian, Eurasian & East European Studies Librarian

rhd2106@columbia.edu

(212) 854-4701
Global Studies - 309 International Affairs

Subjects:

  • East Central Europe, Institue on
  • East European Studies
  • Harriman Institute
  • Slavic Studies
Michelle Chesner

Hebrew Literature & Language

Michelle Chesner

Norman E. Alexander Librarian for Jewish Studies

mc3395@columbia.edu

(212) 854-8046
Global Studies - 309 International Affairs

Subjects:

  • Hebrew Literature & Language
  • Jewish & Israeli Studies
  • Yiddish Literature & Language
Christine M. Sala

Historic Preservation

Christine M. Sala

Architecture Bibliographer/Indexer

cs151@columbia.edu

(212) 854-4629
Avery Library - 223 Avery Hall

Subjects:

  • Archaeology
  • Architecture
  • Art History
  • Fine Arts
  • Historic Preservation
  • Real Estate (Development)
  • Urban Planning
John L. Tofanelli

History (American & British)

John L. Tofanelli

Research Collections & Services Librarian

jt628@columbia.edu

(212) 854-4356
Butler Library - 309 Butler Library

Subjects:

  • African-American Studies
  • American Literature & Language
  • Asian American Studies
  • English Literature & Language
  • History (American & British)
  • Latino Studies
Jeffrey Wayno

History (Ancient & Medieval)

Jeffrey Wayno

Collection Services Librarian

jmw2202@columbia.edu

(212) 851-5608
The Burke Library - Union Theological Seminary

Subjects:

  • Classics
  • History (Ancient & Medieval)
  • Religion
Meredith J. Levin

History (Renaissance & Western European)

Meredith J. Levin

Research Collection & Services Librarian

mjl2209@columbia.edu

(212) 854-5802
Butler Library - 309 l Butler Library

Subjects:

  • Comparative Literature
  • French & Romance Literature & Language
  • History (Renaissance & Western European)
  • History of Science
  • Italian Literature & Language
  • Scandinavian Literature & Language
Meredith J. Levin

History of Science

Meredith J. Levin

Research Collection & Services Librarian

mjl2209@columbia.edu

(212) 854-5802
Butler Library - 309 l Butler Library

Subjects:

  • Comparative Literature
  • French & Romance Literature & Language
  • History (Renaissance & Western European)
  • History of Science
  • Italian Literature & Language
  • Scandinavian Literature & Language
Ria Koopmans-Debruijn

Hong Kong Area Studies

Ria Koopmans-Debruijn

Head of Public Services / East Asian Studies Librarian

rkb7@columbia.edu

(212) 854-1505
C.V. Starr East Asian Library - 310 Kent Hall

Subjects:

  • Donald Keene Center for Japanese Culture
  • East Asian Institute
  • East Asian Studies
  • Hong Kong Area Studies
Pamela M. Graham

Human Rights

Pamela M. Graham

Director, Humanities & Global Studies; Director, Center for Human Rights Documentation & Research

graham@columbia.edu

(212) 854-3630
Butler Library - 309B Butler Library

Subjects:

  • Human Rights
Sócrates Silva

Iberian Studies

Sócrates Silva

Latin American & Iberian Studies Librarian

ss5000@columbia.edu

(212) 854-1679
Global Studies - 309 International Affairs

Subjects:

  • Casa Hispanica
  • Iberian Studies
  • Latin American Studies
  • Spanish & Portuguese Language & Literature
Sophia C. Leveque

International Relations

Sophia C. Leveque

Social Sciences and Social Work Research Support Librarian

scl2162@columbia.edu

(212) 851-2195
Social Work Library - 213 2nd Floor, School of Social Work

Subjects:

  • Anthropology
  • International Relations
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
Peter Magierski

Iran Center

Peter Magierski

Middle East & Islamic Studies Librarian

pm2650@columbia.edu

(212) 854-3995
Global Studies - 309 International Affairs

Subjects:

  • African Studies (North of Sahara)
  • Arabic Literature & Languages
  • Armenian Studies
  • Iran Center
  • Islamic Studies
  • Middle Eastern Studies
  • Turkish Studies
Peter Magierski

Islamic Studies

Peter Magierski

Middle East & Islamic Studies Librarian

pm2650@columbia.edu

(212) 854-3995
Global Studies - 309 International Affairs

Subjects:

  • African Studies (North of Sahara)
  • Arabic Literature & Languages
  • Armenian Studies
  • Iran Center
  • Islamic Studies
  • Middle Eastern Studies
  • Turkish Studies
Meredith J. Levin

Italian Literature & Language

Meredith J. Levin

Research Collection & Services Librarian

mjl2209@columbia.edu

(212) 854-5802
Butler Library - 309 l Butler Library

Subjects:

  • Comparative Literature
  • French & Romance Literature & Language
  • History (Renaissance & Western European)
  • History of Science
  • Italian Literature & Language
  • Scandinavian Literature & Language
Michelle Chesner

Jewish & Israeli Studies

Michelle Chesner

Norman E. Alexander Librarian for Jewish Studies

mc3395@columbia.edu

(212) 854-8046
Global Studies - 309 International Affairs

Subjects:

  • Hebrew Literature & Language
  • Jewish & Israeli Studies
  • Yiddish Literature & Language
Kristina Williams

Journalism

Kristina Williams

Journalism & Government Information Librarian

kw2767@columbia.edu

(212) 854-3916
Journalism Library - 204 Pulitzer Hall

Subjects:

  • Government Information
  • Journalism
  • Political Science
Hee-Sook Shin

Korean Studies

Hee-Sook Shin

Korean Studies Librarian

hs2148@columbia.edu

(212) 854-1507
C.V. Starr East Asian Library - 310M Kent Hall

Subjects:

  • Korean Studies
Carolyn Bratnober

LGBTQ Studies

Carolyn Bratnober

Public Services Librarian II

cb3161@columbia.edu

(212) 851-5609
The Burke Library - Union Theological Seminary

Subjects:

  • Biblical Studies
  • Christian Theology
  • Disability Studies
  • LGBTQ Studies
  • Religion
Sarah Witte

Sarah Witte

Research Collections & Services Librarian: Women & Gender Studies

spurgin@columbia.edu

(212) 854-5492
Butler Library - 309 Butler Library

Subjects:

  • Gender & Sexuality Studies
  • LGBTQ Studies
  • Women's Studies
Sócrates Silva

Latin American Studies

Sócrates Silva

Latin American & Iberian Studies Librarian

ss5000@columbia.edu

(212) 854-1679
Global Studies - 309 International Affairs

Subjects:

  • Casa Hispanica
  • Iberian Studies
  • Latin American Studies
  • Spanish & Portuguese Language & Literature
John L. Tofanelli

Latino Studies

John L. Tofanelli

Research Collections & Services Librarian

jt628@columbia.edu

(212) 854-4356
Butler Library - 309 Butler Library

Subjects:

  • African-American Studies
  • American Literature & Language
  • Asian American Studies
  • English Literature & Language
  • History (American & British)
  • Latino Studies
Sean M. Quimby

Manuscripts, Archives and Special Collections

Sean M. Quimby

Director, Rare Book & Manuscript Library

smq2109@columbia.edu

(212) 854-2232
Rare Book & Manuscript Library - 6M58 Butler Library

Subjects:

  • Manuscripts, Archives and Special Collections
Eric C. Glass

Maps & GIS

Eric C. Glass

GIS/Metadata Librarian; Adjunct Assistant Professor of Architecture, Planning and Preservation

ecg2104@columbia.edu

(212) 854-8878
Lehman Social Sciences Library - 215 International Affairs

Subjects:

  • Maps & GIS
Amanda Bielskas

Mathematics & Statistics

Amanda Bielskas

Head, Collection Management for the Science, Engineering, & Social Science Libraries

asb2154@columbia.edu

(212) 854-6767
Science & Engineering Library - 403 Northwest Corner Building

Subjects:

  • Anthropology, Physical
  • Biology
  • Climate Research
  • Geology & Geosciences
  • Mathematics & Statistics
  • Microbiology
  • Psychology
Nancy Friedland

Media

Nancy Friedland

Librarian for Butler Media, Film Studies, & Performing Arts

nef4@columbia.edu

(212) 854-7402
Butler Library - 309 Butler Library

Subjects:

  • Dance
  • Film
  • Media
  • Theatre
Amanda Bielskas

Microbiology

Amanda Bielskas

Head, Collection Management for the Science, Engineering, & Social Science Libraries

asb2154@columbia.edu

(212) 854-6767
Science & Engineering Library - 403 Northwest Corner Building

Subjects:

  • Anthropology, Physical
  • Biology
  • Climate Research
  • Geology & Geosciences
  • Mathematics & Statistics
  • Microbiology
  • Psychology
Peter Magierski

Middle Eastern Studies

Peter Magierski

Middle East & Islamic Studies Librarian

pm2650@columbia.edu

(212) 854-3995
Global Studies - 309 International Affairs

Subjects:

  • African Studies (North of Sahara)
  • Arabic Literature & Languages
  • Armenian Studies
  • Iran Center
  • Islamic Studies
  • Middle Eastern Studies
  • Turkish Studies
Elizabeth Davis

Music

Elizabeth Davis

Head, Gabe M. Wiener Music & Arts Library

ead1@columbia.edu

(212) 854-7604
Music & Arts Library - 701-G Dodge Hall

Subjects:

  • Electronic Music Center
  • Ethnomusicology
  • Music
Nick Patterson

Nick Patterson

Music Librarian III

njp2@columbia.edu

(212) 854-8523
Music & Arts Library - 701-E Dodge Hall

Subjects:

  • Electronic Music Center
  • Music
Kimberly Springer

Oral History

Kimberly Springer

Curator of Oral History

ks3581@columbia.edu

(212) 854-7083
Columbia Center for Oral History Archives - 6M50 Butler Library

Subjects:

  • Oral History
Ian Beilin

Philosophy

Ian Beilin

Humanities Research Services Librarian III

igb4@columbia.edu

(212) 853-0627
Butler Library - 309 Butler Library

Subjects:

  • Germanic Literature & Language
  • Philosophy
  • Reference
Katherine Brooks

Physics

Katherine Brooks

Collection Analysis Librarian II

kcb2145@columbia.edu

(212) 854-4119
Science & Engineering Library - 401A Northwest Corner Building

Subjects:

  • Astronomy
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
Kristina Williams

Political Science

Kristina Williams

Journalism & Government Information Librarian

kw2767@columbia.edu

(212) 854-3916
Journalism Library - 204 Pulitzer Hall

Subjects:

  • Government Information
  • Journalism
  • Political Science
Amanda Bielskas

Psychology

Amanda Bielskas

Head, Collection Management for the Science, Engineering, & Social Science Libraries

asb2154@columbia.edu

(212) 854-6767
Science & Engineering Library - 403 Northwest Corner Building

Subjects:

  • Anthropology, Physical
  • Biology
  • Climate Research
  • Geology & Geosciences
  • Mathematics & Statistics
  • Microbiology
  • Psychology
Jane Siegel

Rare Books

Jane Siegel

Rare Book Librarian

jrs19@columbia.edu

(212) 854-8482
Butler Library - 6th Floor East Butler Library

Subjects:

  • Graphic Arts
  • Rare Books
Christine M. Sala

Real Estate (Development)

Christine M. Sala

Architecture Bibliographer/Indexer

cs151@columbia.edu

(212) 854-4629
Avery Library - 223 Avery Hall

Subjects:

  • Archaeology
  • Architecture
  • Art History
  • Fine Arts
  • Historic Preservation
  • Real Estate (Development)
  • Urban Planning
Ian Beilin

Reference

Ian Beilin

Humanities Research Services Librarian III

igb4@columbia.edu

(212) 853-0627
Butler Library - 309 Butler Library

Subjects:

  • Germanic Literature & Language
  • Philosophy
  • Reference
Matthew C. Baker

Religion

Matthew C. Baker

Head, The Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary

matthew.baker@columbia.edu

(212) 851-5611
The Burke Library - Union Theological Seminary

Subjects:

  • Christian Theology
  • Religion
Carolyn Bratnober

Carolyn Bratnober

Public Services Librarian II

cb3161@columbia.edu

(212) 851-5609
The Burke Library - Union Theological Seminary

Subjects:

  • Biblical Studies
  • Christian Theology
  • Disability Studies
  • LGBTQ Studies
  • Religion
Jeffrey Wayno

Jeffrey Wayno

Collection Services Librarian

jmw2202@columbia.edu

(212) 851-5608
The Burke Library - Union Theological Seminary

Subjects:

  • Classics
  • History (Ancient & Medieval)
  • Religion
Meredith J. Levin

Scandinavian Literature & Language

Meredith J. Levin

Research Collection & Services Librarian

mjl2209@columbia.edu

(212) 854-5802
Butler Library - 309 l Butler Library

Subjects:

  • Comparative Literature
  • French & Romance Literature & Language
  • History (Renaissance & Western European)
  • History of Science
  • Italian Literature & Language
  • Scandinavian Literature & Language
Kae Bara Kratcha

School of Professional Studies

Kae Bara Kratcha

Entrepreneurship and Social Science Librarian

kk3344@columbia.edu

(212) 854-8813
Business & Economics Library - 130 Uris Hall

Subjects:

  • Economics
  • Entrepreneurship
  • School of Professional Studies
Robert H. Davis

Slavic Studies

Robert H. Davis

Russian, Eurasian & East European Studies Librarian

rhd2106@columbia.edu

(212) 854-4701
Global Studies - 309 International Affairs

Subjects:

  • East Central Europe, Institue on
  • East European Studies
  • Harriman Institute
  • Slavic Studies
Tanya Chebotarev

Slavic Studies (Archives)

Tanya Chebotarev

Curator, Bakhmeteff Archive

tc241@columbia.edu

(212) 854-3986
Rare Book & Manuscript Library - 6th Floor East Butler Library

Subjects:

  • Slavic Studies (Archives)
Sophia C. Leveque

Social Work

Sophia C. Leveque

Social Sciences and Social Work Research Support Librarian

scl2162@columbia.edu

(212) 851-2195
Social Work Library - 213 2nd Floor, School of Social Work

Subjects:

  • Anthropology
  • International Relations
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
Sophia C. Leveque

Sociology

Sophia C. Leveque

Social Sciences and Social Work Research Support Librarian

scl2162@columbia.edu

(212) 851-2195
Social Work Library - 213 2nd Floor, School of Social Work

Subjects:

  • Anthropology
  • International Relations
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
Gary Hausman

South Asian Studies

Gary Hausman

South Asian Studies Librarian

gjh2119@columbia.edu

(212) 854-8401
Global Studies - 309 International Affairs

Subjects:

  • Buddhist Studies
  • South Asian Studies
  • South Pacific and Oceania Studies
  • Southeast Asian Studies
Gary Hausman

South Pacific and Oceania Studies

Gary Hausman

South Asian Studies Librarian

gjh2119@columbia.edu

(212) 854-8401
Global Studies - 309 International Affairs

Subjects:

  • Buddhist Studies
  • South Asian Studies
  • South Pacific and Oceania Studies
  • Southeast Asian Studies
Gary Hausman

Southeast Asian Studies

Gary Hausman

South Asian Studies Librarian

gjh2119@columbia.edu

(212) 854-8401
Global Studies - 309 International Affairs

Subjects:

  • Buddhist Studies
  • South Asian Studies
  • South Pacific and Oceania Studies
  • Southeast Asian Studies
Sócrates Silva

Spanish & Portuguese Language & Literature

Sócrates Silva

Latin American & Iberian Studies Librarian

ss5000@columbia.edu

(212) 854-1679
Global Studies - 309 International Affairs

Subjects:

  • Casa Hispanica
  • Iberian Studies
  • Latin American Studies
  • Spanish & Portuguese Language & Literature
Chengzhi Wang

Taiwan Area Studies

Chengzhi Wang

Collection Development/Reference Librarian (Chinese)

cw2165@columbia.edu

(212) 854-3721
C.V. Starr East Asian Library - 307M Kent Hall

Subjects:

  • Chinese Studies
  • Taiwan Area Studies
Nancy Friedland

Theatre

Nancy Friedland

Librarian for Butler Media, Film Studies, & Performing Arts

nef4@columbia.edu

(212) 854-7402
Butler Library - 309 Butler Library

Subjects:

  • Dance
  • Film
  • Media
  • Theatre
Lauran Hartley

Tibetan Studies

Lauran Hartley

Tibetan Studies Librarian; Lecturer in East Asian Languages & Cultures

lh2112@columbia.edu

(212) 854-9875
C.V. Starr East Asian Library - 304M Kent Hall

Subjects:

  • Tibetan Studies
Peter Magierski

Turkish Studies

Peter Magierski

Middle East & Islamic Studies Librarian

pm2650@columbia.edu

(212) 854-3995
Global Studies - 309 International Affairs

Subjects:

  • African Studies (North of Sahara)
  • Arabic Literature & Languages
  • Armenian Studies
  • Iran Center
  • Islamic Studies
  • Middle Eastern Studies
  • Turkish Studies
Christine M. Sala

Urban Planning

Christine M. Sala

Architecture Bibliographer/Indexer

cs151@columbia.edu

(212) 854-4629
Avery Library - 223 Avery Hall

Subjects:

  • Archaeology
  • Architecture
  • Art History
  • Fine Arts
  • Historic Preservation
  • Real Estate (Development)
  • Urban Planning
Sarah Witte

Women's Studies

Sarah Witte

Research Collections & Services Librarian: Women & Gender Studies

spurgin@columbia.edu

(212) 854-5492
Butler Library - 309 Butler Library

Subjects:

  • Gender & Sexuality Studies
  • LGBTQ Studies
  • Women's Studies
Michelle Chesner

Yiddish Literature & Language

Michelle Chesner

Norman E. Alexander Librarian for Jewish Studies

mc3395@columbia.edu

(212) 854-8046
Global Studies - 309 International Affairs

Subjects:

  • Hebrew Literature & Language
  • Jewish & Israeli Studies
  • Yiddish Literature & Language