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Library Directory: Contacts

Key Contacts

Mailing Address
4513 Manhattan College Parkway, Riverdale, NY 10471

Reference Questions and Research Help
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Circulation, Overdue Books, and General Library Issues

Interlibrary Loan

Archives and Special Collections


William H. Walters, PhD, FCLIP
Executive Director, 718-862-7167, OMAL 404A

Valerie Jimenez 
Library Operations Coordinator, 718-862-7166, OMAL 404

Access Services

Amy Handfield, MLIS, MFA
Director of Access Services
Associate Librarian, 718-862-7747, OMAL 5FL

Dennis Breen
​Library Assistant, 718-862-7743, OMAL 5FL

Diane Corcurullo
​Library Assistant, 718-862-7743, OMAL 5FL

Rose Gray
​Library Assistant, 718-862-7711, OMAL 5FL

Deborah Green
Library Assistant, 718-862-7743, OMAL 5FL

Kevin Nipal
Library Assistant, 718-862-7743, OMAL 5FL

Thomas Reilly
Library Assistant, 718-862-7740, OMAL 5FL

Brandon Sanchez
Library Assistant, 718-862-7743, OMAL 5FL


Archives and Special Collections

Amy Surak, MA
Director of Archives and Special Collections, 718-862-7139, OMAL 200B

Key Contacts for Faculty

Research and Instruction

Sarah E. Sheehan, MSLS, MEd, AHIP
Director of Research and Instruction, 718-862-7982, OMAL 510

Bernadette Lopez-Fitzsimmons, MLS, MA, MA
Librarian, 718-862-7981, OMAL 418

Laurin Paradise, MLIS
Digital Humanities and Research Librarian, 718-862-7739, OMAL 306

Technical Services

Susanne Markgren, MLIS, MFA
Director of Technical Services, 718-862-7997, OMAL 308

Brendon Ford
Interlibrary Loan Manager and Systems Specialist, 718-862-7453, OMAL 307

Gina Herlihy
Library Technical Assistant, 718-862-7722, OMAL 303

Sara Merkin
Library Technical Assistant, 718-862-7923, OMAL 303

Mary Ellen Skehill
Library Technical Assistant, 718-862-7722, OMAL 303

Helen White, MLS
Library Technical Assistant, 718-862-7738, OMAL 303