Subject librarians

Looking for in-depth research assistance?

  • Students: Contact the appropriate subject librarian or archivist for in-depth research assistance.
  • Faculty: Contact the appropriate subject librarian or archivist to request library instruction for your course.

Subject assignments may change. This page reflects current assignments.

  • Choose your faculty to find your librarian:

Faculty of business

Emily Nickerson | 250-721-8566
  • Business

Faculty of education

Pia Russell | 250-721-8259

  • Education
  • Indigenous Education
  • Children's Literature

Faculty of engineering

Ken Cooley (covering for Aditi Gupta until January 2020) | 250-721-6088

  • Biomedical engineering
  • Civil engineering
  • Computer science
  • Electrical and computer engineering
  • Engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Software engineering
  • Patents and standards

Faculty of fine arts

Bill Blair | 250-472-5025
  • Film Studies
  • Music

Tad Suzuki | 250-721-8213
  • Art history & visual studies
  • Theatre
  • Visual arts
  • Writing

Faculty of human and social development

Carol Gordon | 250-721-6161
  • Public health
  • Social work
  • Nursing

Jessica Mussell| 250-472-5090
  • Child & youth care
  • Public administration (incl. Community development and Dispute resolution)

Rebecca Raworth | 250-721-8269
  • Health information science

Faculty of humanities

Tina Bebbington | 250-721-8252
  • History
Bill Blair | 250-472-5024
  • Germanic studies
Carol Gordon | 250-721-6161
  • Greek and Roman studies
  • Slavic studies
Justin Harrison | 250-721-8276
  • English
J. Matthew Huculak | 250-472-4970
  • French
Michael Lines | 250-472-4236
  • Medieval Studies
  • Philosophy
Ying Liu | 250-721-8277
  • Linguistics
  • Pacific and Asian studies
  • Religious studies
Pia Russell |  250-721-8259
  • Indigenous Studies
Tad Suzuki | 250-721-8213
  • Hispanic studies
  • Italian studies
  • Latin American studies
Christine Walde | 250-853-3613
  • Gender studies

Faculty of law

Alex Burdett |250-721-8561

Emily Nickerson | 250-721-8566

|250-721-5023

Faculty of science

Ken Cooley (covering for Aditi Gupta until January 2020) | 250-721-6088
  • Biochemistry and microbiology

Kathleen Matthews | 250-721-8271
  • Biology and forest biology
  • Data (sciences)
  • Earth and ocean sciences
  • Physics and astronomy

Shahira Khair | 250-721-8238
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics and statistics

Faculty of social sciences

Daniel Brendle-Moczuk | 250-853-3619
  • Data (social sciences and humanities)
  • Economics
  • Environmental studies
  • Geography
  • GIS
  • Sociology

 Michael Lines   | 250-472-4236
  • Political Science

Kathleen Matthews | 250-721-8271
  • Anthropology

Jessica Mussell | 250-472-5090
  • Psychology

Division of continuing studies

Carol Gordon | 250-721-6161
  • English language program (ESL)

Jessica Mussell | 250-472-5090
  • English language program (ESL)

Multi-disciplinary research and library services

Tina Bebbington | 250-721-8252
  • Newspapers

Sue Bengston | 250-721-8251
  • Collections analysis
  • Library science

David Boudinot | 250-721-6132
  • Acquisitions & electronic resources
Daniel Brendle-Moczuk | 250-853-3619
  • Maps & GIS, and data (Social Sciences and Humanities)

Bill Blair | 250-472-5025
  • Film studies
  • Media (cost-sharing)

Heather Dean | 250-721-8247
  • Special collections

Carol Gordon | 250-721-6161
  • Distance education
Justin Harrison | 250-721-8276
  • Coordinator, Learning & Research Resources
J. Matthew Huculak | 250-472-4970
  • Digital Scholarship

Scott Johnston | 250-472-5479
  • Metadata

Inba Kehoe | copyrite@uvic.ca
  • Copyright office
  • Institutional repository (UVicSpace)
  • Scholarly communications

Shahira Khair | 250-721-8238
  • Data curation
  • Data repository (Dataverse)
  • Research data management

Jane Morrison | 250 721-8258
  • Institutional records

Jessica Mussell | 250-472-5090
  • Distance education

Pia Russell | 250-721-8259
  • Coordinator, Learning & Research Resources

Dean Seeman | 250-721-8242
  • Head, Metadata

Christine Walde | 250-853-3613
  • Grants and awards

Special Collections and University Archives

Heather Dean | 250-721-8247
  • Special collections

Jane Morrison | 250-721-8258
  • Institutional records

Lara Wilson | 250-472-4480
  • Special collections
  • University archives

David Young |250-721-8275
  • Records management

Division of medical sciences

Rebecca Raworth - 250-721-8269
  • Medical sciences
  • Find librarians who can help you with your research:

Tina Bebbington

Tina Bebbington | 250-721-8252

  • History

Sue Bengtson

Sue Bengtson | 250-721-8251
  • Collections Analysis
  • Library Science

Bill Blair

Bill Blair | 250-472-5025
  • Film studies
  • Germanic studies
  • Media (cost-sharing)
  • Music

David Boudinot

David Boudinot | 250-721-6132
  • Acquisitions & Electronic Resources

Daniel Brendle-Moczuk

Daniel Brendle-Moczuk | 250-853-3619
  • Data (social sciences and humanities)
  • Economics
  • Environmental studies
  • Geography
  • Maps and GIS
  • Sociology

Alex Burdett

Alex Burdett | 250-721-8561
  • Law

Ken Cooley

Ken Cooley (covering for Aditi Gupta until January 2020) | 250-721-6088

  • Biomedical engineering
  • Civil engineering
  • Computer science
  • Electrical and computer engineering
  • Engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Software engineering
  • Patents and standards

Corey Davis

Corey Davis | 250-472-5024

Heather Dean

Heather Dean | 250-721-8247

Carol Gordon

Carol Gordon | 250-721-6161 

  • Nursing
  • Public Health and Social Policy
  • Greek and Roman Studies
  • Russian Literature
  • Social Work
  • Division of Continuing Studies
    • English Language Studies
    • Pathways

Aditi Gupta

Aditi will be on leave October - December 2019.

Aditi Gupta | 250-721-6085

  • Biochemistry and microbiology
  • Biomedical engineering
  • Civil engineering
  • Computer science
  • Electrical and computer engineering
  • Engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Patents and standards
  • Software engineering

Justin Harrison

Justin Harrison | 250-721-8276
  • Coordinator, Learning & Research
  • English

J. Matthew Huculak

J. Matthew Huculak | 250-472-4970

  • Digital Scholarship
  • French

Scott Johnston

Scott Johnston | 250-472-5479

Inba Kehoe

Inba Kehoe | copyrite@uvic.ca
  • Copyright office
  • Institutional repository (UVicSpace)
  • Scholarly communication

Shahira Khair

Shahira Khair | skhair@uvic.ca
  • Research Data Management
  • Chemistry
  • Math & Stats

Michael Lines

Michael Lines | 250-472-4236
  • Medieval Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • High School Outreach Program

Ying Liu

Ying Liu | 250-721-8277
  • Linguistics
  • Pacific and Asian studies
  • Religious studies

Kathleen Matthews

Kathleen Matthews | 250-721-8271
  • Anthropology
  • Biology and forest biology
  • Data (sciences)
  • Earth and ocean sciences
  • Physics and astronomy

Jane Morrison

Jane Morrison | 250-721-8258
  • Institutional records

Jessica Mussell

Jessica Mussell | 250-472-5090
  • Child & youth care
  • Distance programs
  • English language program (ESL)
  • Psychology
  • Public administration
  • Community development
  • School of Public Administration diploma programs

Emily Nickerson

Emily Nickerson | 250-721-8566

  • Business
  • Law

Rebecca Raworth

Rebecca Raworth | 250-721-8269
  • Health information science
  • Medical science

Pia Russell

Pia Russell | 250-721-8259 |

  • Education
  • Indigenous Education
  • Children's Literature
  • Library Science

Tad Suzuki

Tad Suzuki | 250-721-8213
  • Art history and visual studies
  • Hispanic and Italian studies
  • Theatre
  • Visual arts
  • Writing

Christine Walde

Christine Walde | 250-853-3613
  • Gender studies
  • Grants and awards

Lara Wilson

Lara Wilson | 250-472-4480
  • Special collections
  • University archives

David Young

David Young | 250-721-8275
  • Records management