Librarian Liaisons

Mary Finnan Hines

Mary Finnan Hines

Learning Commons Coordinator

Library Liaison to Classical Studies, Languages and Cultures, Latin American Studies, Legal Studies, Political Science

Monroe Library, 105


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Did you know that the Monroe Library has a librarian assigned to each department?

Get to know your liaison and all of the things he or she can do for you.

Student activities with liaisons:

  • Make an appointment for help with your research paper or project
  • Invite your liaison to student activities
  • Request a purchase of books, DVDs, scores, or other library materials

Faculty activities with liaisons:

  • Invite your liaison to work with your class on a research-related assignment
  • Request a purchase of books, DVDs, scores, or other library materials
  • Invite your liaison to meetings with your department
  • Help with setting up your library reserves
  • Refer students for help with research papers or projects
  • Help with obtaining materials for your own research
  • Assistance with strategies for creating effective research assignments that help prevent plagiarism or incorporate information literacy skills
  • Create library-related tutorials or research guides for your online or hybrid course

The table below includes contact information for librarian liaisons. 

Subject Area Librarian Liaison Phone Number
Art & Design Laurie Phillips 504-864-7833
Biological Sciences Jim Hobbs 504-864-7126
Business Elizabeth Kelly 504-864-7047
Chemistry Jim Hobbs 504-864-7126
Classical Studies Mary Finnan Hines 504-864-7118
Criminal Justice Teri Gallaway 504-864-7838
Counseling Elizabeth Kelly 504-864-7047
English Brian Sullivan 504-864-7129
History Malia Willey 504-864-7138
Institute for Ministry Brian Sullivan 504-864-7129
Languages and Cultures Mary Finnan Hines 504-864-7118
Mass Communication Malia Willey 504-864-7138
Mathematics Jim Hobbs 504-864-7126
Music Laurie Phillips 504-864-7833
Music Industry Elizabeth Kelly 504-864-7047
Nursing Michael Truran 504-864-7119
Philosophy Brian Sullivan 504-864-7129
Physics Jim Hobbs 504-864-7126
Political Science Mary Finnan Hines 504-864-7118
Psychology Jim Hobbs 504-864-7126
Religious Studies Brian Sullivan 504-864-7129
Sociology Teri Gallaway 504-864-7838
Theatre Arts & Dance Laurie Phillips 504-864-7833

Interdisciplinary and Special Programs

Subject Area Librarian Liaison Phone Number
African and African American Studies Malia Willey 504-864-7138
American Studies Malia Willey 504-864-7138
Asian Studies Malia Willey 504-864-7138
Catholic Studies Brian Sullivan 504-864-7129
Environmental Studies Teri Gallaway & Jim Hobbs 504-864-7838 / 504-864-7126
Film Studies Laurie Phillips 504-864-7833
Honors Program Teri Gallaway 504-864-7838
Latin American Studies Mary Finnan Hines 504-864-7118
Legal Studies Mary Finnan Hines 504-864-7118
Liberal Studies - Humanities Malia Willey 504-864-7138
Liberal Studies - Social Sciences Teri Gallaway 504-864-7838
Medieval Studies Trish Nugent 504-864-7092
Middle East Peace Studies Malia Willey 504-864-7138
New Orleans Studies Trish Nugent 504-864-7092
Women's Studies Trish Nugent 504-864-7092