Social, Natural, Engineering Sciences

Our Librarians are experts on information discovery, management, creation and dissemination for the social, natural, and engineering sciences. Liaisons can help you navigate the Library’s many resources — collections, staff, spaces, and more — and connect you to experts and support available in the broader UVA community.

Behavioral, Business, Economic, Education and Social Sciences

(Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy, College and Graduate School of Arts & Sciences, School of Education and Human Development, McIntire School of Commerce)

School/Department  Liaison & Guide School/Department  Liaison & Guide
Commerce (McIntire): Accounting Commerce Librarian
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Education and Human Development: Curriculum, Instruction & Special Education Ashley Hosbach
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Commerce (McIntire): Finance Commerce Librarian
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Education and Human Development: Human Services Ashley Hosbach
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Commerce (McIntire): Information Technology Commerce Librarian
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Education and Human Development:  Kinesiology Ashley Hosbach
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Commerce (McIntire): Management Commerce Librarian
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Education and Human Development: Leadership, Foundations & Policy Ashley Hosbach
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Commerce (McIntire): Marketing Commerce Librarian
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Psychology Christine Slaughter
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Economics Economics Librarian
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Leadership and Public Policy (Batten) Christine Slaughter
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Politics Christine Slaughter
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Sociology Christine Slaughter
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Natural and Mathematical Sciences

(College and Graduate School of Arts & Sciences)

Department  Liaison & Guide Department  Liaison & Guide
Astronomy Ricky Patterson
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Mathematics Ricky Patterson
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Biology Jenny Coffman
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Physics Ricky Patterson
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Chemistry Jenny Coffman
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Statistics Erich Purpur
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Environmental Sciences Erich Purpur
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Engineering & Applied Sciences

(School of Engineering and School of Data Science)

School/Department  Liaison & Guide School/Department  Liaison & Guide
Biomedical Engineering Jenny Coffman
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Electrical and Computer Engineering Erich Purpur
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Chemical Engineering Jenny Coffman
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Engineering and Society Maggie Nunley
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Civil and Environmental Engineering Erich Purpur
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Materials Science and Engineering Jenny Coffman
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Computer Science Maggie Nunley
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Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Erich Purpur
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Data Science Jennifer Huck
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Systems and Information Engineering Erich Purpur
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Find a complete list of subject liaisons located in the University Library, including those covering the subject areas of Arts and Humanities, Architecture, and Continuing and Professional Studies.

The Arthur J. Morris Law Library, the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, and the Camp Library at the Darden School of Business host many additional subject experts for researchers in these schools.