(574) 631-6189


Unit Head, Advanced Research Services
(574) 631-6189 | | 151 Hesburgh Library

Mandy has worked for the Hesburgh Libraries in various roles that include public services, instruction, outreach and management, system analysis and technical services management. She is particularly interested in connecting people to resources, how organizations work and how organizations can be improved through leadership development.

As a program liaison for CurateND and the Center for Digital Scholarship, Mandy continues to build relationships with graduate students to encourage the use of the Libraries' new and existing services. Her successes have strengthened research and scholarly output for students at all levels. Her work includes planning and implementing workshops, providing library instruction for students in the Writing and Rhetoric classes as well as in graduate seminars.

As a member of two graduate school work teams, Mandy serves the Graduate Student Professional Development Team, which develops, coordinates, plans and evaluates professional development opportunities for the graduate student and postdoctoral community. The second group is the Graduate Student Life Team, which monitors, plans, and provides holistic support through events, activities and introducing available graduate resources. Mandy has contributed to the development of a graduate student professional development library collection.

Specialties: Meeting facilitation, technical analysis, training, application support, handling and shipping gifts and purchased collections, communication, customer service management, identification of efficiencies, information discovery, referrals, grant application review


Instruction & Reference Services Assistant
(574) 631-1225 | | 150B Hesburgh Library

M.L.I.S. Brigham Young University
B.S. Brigham Young University

As the Instruction & Reference Services Assistant, Lisa provides administrative support for instructional activities offered by librarians in the Teaching, Research & User Services Program. This includes scheduling library instruction sessions, helping to maintain and update print and digital materials that support teaching, and helping with planning and carrying out a variety of outreach activities. Lisa provides research assistance to students, faculty, staff, and visitors at our Ask Us desk, and helps at the Circulation desk as needed. She is a member of the Advanced Research Services Unit.


Emerging Technologies Librarian
(574) 631-0312 | | 158 Hesburgh Library

Ph.D., Rhetoric and Technical Communication
Michigan Technological University

M.A., Rhetoric and Writing
San Diego State University

B.A., English
San Diego State University

As the Emerging Technologies Librarian for the Hesburgh Library, Randy assists users with the identification, evaluation, and use of emerging technologies in the creation of a variety of media-rich projects, explores innovative online tools and related services, and identifies learning and engagement opportunities to support student research and promote student success.

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Global Affairs and Sociology Librarian
(574) 631-5176 | | 141 Hesburgh Library

Jessica Kayongo is the Global Affairs and Sociology Librarian. As the subject liaison, she provides library instruction and library research assistance and manages the library's resources and collections in these areas.


Theology and Philosophy Librarian
(574) 631-6663 | | 146 Hesburgh Library

As the Theology/Philosophy Librarian, Alan is responsible for the development and management of the theology and philosophy collections in all formats, including book, serial, electronic, microfilm, and photographic. He selects theology and philosophy materials for acquisition, performs advanced reference services, and provides subject bibliographic instruction, as well as selecting and organizing web resources in theology and philosophy in order to help expand Notre Dame's digital programs and services.


Scholarly Communications Librarian/French Librarian
(574) 631-2987 | | 153 Hesburgh Library

As the Scholarly Communications & Undergraduate Engagement Librarian for the Teaching, Research, and User (TRU) services program, Monica collaborates with faculty and staff to provide information and support related to scholarly communication and collaborates with campus stakeholders to develop programs to support and promote undergraduate learning and research. She also serves as the library liaison to the French department.