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Millard Sheets Library

perceptions of what librarians do

You might think the most important resource of a library is the books. In fact, it's actually the librarians. They can make your life much easier.

We're happy to assist.

We don't mind interruptions.

We like questions.


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Reference and Research Assistance

Think of it as having your very own personal librarian. Drop by in person, online, and via email. Consider making an appointment to get in-depth help with research for assignments.

Recommend Books, DVDs, Other Items

Circulation, Hours, Library Accounts

Ask at the Circulation Desk.

Images, Videos, Technical Support

Visit Library Support Services (formerly the Visual Resource Center), located in Room 100F.

Tutoring and Coaching

Available in the Student Learning Center (SLC), located in Room 100E in the northwest corner of the library.

Artists' Books and Special Collections

Make an appointment view these materials. Special Collections is in Room 100C in the northwest corner of the library.


The Library offers several workshops on information literacy, guided research, using databases, and more.

Most of these workshops are available in person (in your classroom or in the library), synchronously over Zoom, or as an asynchronous video or tutorial.

Library Staff

Heather Cleary, Director of Library Services
2002 - present
(310) 665-6925
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Shelley Forbes, Library Services Supervisor, Retired
1999 - 2023
(310) 665-6928
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Derek McMullen, Digital Imaging Manager
2004 - present
(310) 665-6926
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Vickie Thomas, Circulation Manager
2013 - present
(310) 665-6930
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Emily Malone, Night Circulation Clerk
2023 - present
(310) 665-6930
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