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The Library's strong humanities collections support faculty and student research interests across many departments at the University.

Library News: Humanities & Social Sciences


Subject Specialist

Catherine Mardikes
Bibliographer for Classics, the Ancient Near East, & General Humanities
Joseph Regenstein Library,
Room 471

Subject Specialists

Art, Architecture, Cinema & Media Studies
Nancy Spiegel
JRL 463; 773-702-5193

Classics, Ancient Near East, Mediaeval & Byzantine
Catherine Mardikes
JRL 471; 773-702-2783

East Asia
Subject Specialists
JRL 525; 773-702-8436

Lingustics & Slavic
June Pachuta Farris
JRL 263; 773-702-8456

Literatures of Europe & the Americas
Sarah G. Wenzel
JRL 360; 773-702-8448

Middle East
Marlis Saleh
JRL 563; 773-702-8425

Music & Dance
Scott Landvatter
JRL 362; 773-702-8447

Religion, Philosophy & Jewish Studies
Anne Knafl
JRL 461; 773-702-8442

Southern Asia
James Nye
JRL 565; 773-702-8430

Useful Information

Find It!
When searching databases, the Find It button, when present, can be used to locate an item in the Library Catalog, to gain access to the full-text of an article, or to send an interlibrary loan order..

Proxy It!
Get access to library resources from off campus with ⇒ ProxyIt! ⇐. For Chrome, Firefox or Safari, drag the link to your bookmarks tool bar. For Internet Explorer, right-click on the link and select "Add to Favorites...".

Purchase Request
The Library welcomes suggestions for the acquisition of materials which support the University's teaching and research programs. Use this form to submit a request.  It will be routed to the appropriate subject specialist for consideration.