Governors State University

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1 University Pkwy.
University Park, IL 60484-0975

Library phone: 708-534-4111
Library fax: 708-534-4564

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Acting/Interim Director: Mr. Josh Sopiarz 708-235-7516
E-Resources Liaison: Ms. LaShaunda Williams-Ware 708-235-7511
ILDS: Mr. Josh Sopiarz 708-235-7516
SFX: Ms. LaShaunda Williams-Ware 708-235-7511
CONTENTdm: Mr. Paul Blobaum 708-534-4139
I-Share Liaison: Ms. LaShaunda Williams-Ware 708-235-7511
Alma/Primo Contact: Ms. LaShaunda Williams-Ware 708-235-7511
Circulation: Mr. Josh Sopiarz 708-235-7516
Patron Billing: Mr. Courtland Holman 708-235-7528
Inter-Library Loan: Mr. Josh Sopiarz 708-235-7516
Public Services: Mr. Josh Sopiarz 708-235-7516
Technical Services: Ms. Cynthia Romanowski 708-534-4116
Cataloging: Ms. Cynthia Romanowski 708-534-4116
Acquisitions: Ms. Cynthia Romanowski 708-534-4116
Serials: Ms. Cynthia Romanowski 708-534-4116
Systems/Connectivity: Ms. LaShaunda Williams-Ware 708-235-7511
Technical Liaison: Ms. LaShaunda Williams-Ware 708-235-7511
Logon Security: Ms. LaShaunda Williams-Ware 708-235-7511
Voyager SysAdmin: Ms. LaShaunda Williams-Ware 708-235-7511

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