Library Services

School of Interdisciplinary and Graduate Studies

Francis Harvey Green Library
25 West Rosedale Avenue

Presser Music Library
121 Swope Music Building

Walter Cressler, Chairperson

The Department of Library Services is comprised of faculty who have specific and specialized administrative, service, and instructional assignments in the University Libraries. These assignments include acquisitions; cataloging and metadata; archives, rare books, and manuscript librarianship; collection development and management; digital collections; e-learning and outreach; electronic resources; government documents and maps; information literacy instruction; instructional and media librarianship; music librarianship; reference; serials; and other work requiring professional qualifications as a librarian.


Walter L. Cressler (2001)

Chairperson, Library Services

B.A., Dartmouth College; M.S., Drexel University; M.Ed., Widener University; Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Stephen Marvin (2000)

B.A., State University of New York; M.L.S., Syracuse University

Christina W. McCawley (1971)

B.A., Ohio Wesleyan University; M.S.L.S., Catholic University of America; Ph.D., Drexel University

Associate Professors

Patricia Lenkowski (1995)

B.A., Glassboro State College; M.S., Drexel University; M.Ed., Widener University

Rachel M. McMullin (2008)

B.A., University of Iowa; M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison; M.S.I.S., University at Albany, State University of New York

Jean Piper-Burton (1992)

B.S. Valley City State University; M.L.S. Vanderbilt University; M.A. Widener University

Mame Purce (2006)

B.S., Nazareth College of Rochester; M.L.S., Long Island University

Assistant Professors

Clayton Garthwait (2004)

B.A., University of Delaware; M.S., Drexel University

Patricia Newland (2004)

B.A., University of Maryland; M.S.L.S., Clarion University

Thomas J. Sestrick (2013)

B.A., Goddard College; B.M., Nazareth College; M.A., Indiana University; M.L.S., SUNY University at Buffalo

Danielle Skaggs (2013)

B.S., University of California at Davis; M.S., University of Texas; M.S., Bloomsburg University

Tara R. Wink (2012)

B.A., Gettysburg College; M.S., University of North Carolina