Contact Us

Email any library-related questions to the following individuals, or take advantage of some of the online services listed below. The Library's direct phone number is 330-244-3330 (ext. 53330 while on campus) and the fax number is 330-494-6212.


  • Rob Kairis
    Library Director
    Professor, University Libraries
    330-244-3326 | Campus 53326
  • Melissa Bauer
    Online Learning Librarian
    Assistant Professor, University Libraries
    330-244-3320 | Campus 53320
  • Theodore Guedel
    Reference and Instruction Librarian
    Assistant Professor, University Libraries
    330-244-3322 | Campus 53322
  • Mary Birtalan
    Cataloging/Interlibrary Loan
    Library Associate
    330-244-3323 | Campus 53323
  • Jeanne LeMieux
    Senior Library Assistant
    330-244-3321 | Campus 53321
  • Samantha Lee
    Senior Library Assistant
  • Brenna Schweizer
    Senior Library Assistant

Online Services

  • Ask a Librarian Reference service on the web that enables you to ask short, factual questions and receive a response by e-mail (most responses to questions will be sent within 2 working days).
  • Request for Library Instruction Schedule an instruction session with one of our librarians
  • ILLiad InterLibrary Loan Form Submit interlibrary loan requests online.
  • Journal Finder Search this online database to find online copies of articles available to Kent State University users.