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Cadence Atchinson, Online Research and Teaching Librarian

(207) 221-4327

Library liaison for Online programs. Cadence has a liberal arts background and provides in person and asynchronous orientation and instruction… Read More

Brenda Austin, Interlibrary Loan Coordinator

(207) 602-2386

Handles all UNE Interlibrary Loan and MaineCat requests as well as processing for new library items on the Biddeford Campus.

Jenna Blake Davis, Access and Administrative Services Librarian

(207) 602-2811

Library liaison to undergraduate Public Health. Oversees the Information Desk at the Ketchum (Biddeford) Library, as well as financial operations… Read More

Sonya Durney, Research and Teaching Librarian

(207) 602-2497

Contact Sonya for research help! You will also see her teaching library workshops in the Ketchum Library. She is the… Read More

Elizabeth Dyer, Interim Dean of Library Services, Research and Teaching Librarian

(207) 221-4333

Beth is serving as Interim Dean of Library Services from June 1, 2020 – May 31, 2021. She acts as… Read More

Zach Enright, Archivist

(207) 602-2131

Archivist for the Westbrook College History Collection, St. Francis College and High School History Collection, New England Ostoepathic Heritage Center and… Read More

Roberta (Bobby) Gray, Research and Teaching Librarian

(207) 221-4323

Library liaison for Health, Wellness & Occupational Studies; Nursing; Occupational Therapy; and Social Work (on campus).

Hilary Irons, Gallery and Exhibitions Director

(207) 221-4449

Hilary Irons is a curator and painter living and working in Portland, Maine.  Hilary is Gallery and Exhibitions Director at… Read More

Bethany Kenyon, Digital Access Librarian

(207) 221-4325

Contact Bethany to report library resource access issues or with questions about UNE’s online instititutional repository, DUNE: DigitalUNE. Bethany has a… Read More

Amanda Leen, User Experience and Web Services Librarian

(207) 602-2833

Works to create an excellent experience of both physical and digital spaces for all library users. Administrator of the library website… Read More

Stew MacLehose, Associate Dean of Library Services, Digital Services & Systems Librarian

(207) 221-4535

Library liaison for the College of Dental Medicine. Stew earned a B.A. degree from Colby College, a M.Ed. degree from… Read More

Laurie Mathes, Access Services Librarian

(207) 221-4326

Laurie oversees the Information Desk at the Portland Campus Library and its collections and student employees. She is also the… Read More

Cathleen Miller, Curator, Maine Women Writers Collection

(207) 221-4334

Cathleen collaborates with faculty members to bring special collections materials into the classroom. She is an interdisciplinary thinker and works… Read More

Jefferson Navicky, Archivist

(207) 221-4360

Jefferson processes collection material for the Maine Women Writers Collection, and assists researchers and the general public with requests.

Robin Sanford, Physical Collections Librarian

(207) 221-4328

Robin is responsible for acquiring, cataloging and processing physical collections for the UNE Libraries. She is also Library Liaison to the Nurse… Read More

Barbara J. Swartzlander, Research and Teaching Librarian

(207) 602-2315

Library liaison to these UNE programs:    Biology;  Chemistry & Biochemistry;  Exercise Science;  Physics;  Environmental Sciences;  Medical Biology;  Medicine;  Neuroscience;  Public… Read More

Laura Taylor, Metadata Librarian

(207) 221-4360

As Metadata Librarian, Laura performs a multitude of tasks, including cataloging, digitization, design and general awesomeness. She is also Library Liaison… Read More

Affiliated Faculty

David Kuchta, Director, Creative Writing Programs, Maine Women Writers Collection

(207) 221-4334

David Kuchta runs the creative writing programs at the Maine Women Writers Collection at the University of New England. He leads the Gathering of Writers series of workshops. He is a full-time editor at Rosen Publishing, is the author of… Read More

Jennifer S. Tuttle, Director, Maine Women Writers Collection

(207) 602-2539

Jennifer Tuttle teaches courses on literature and health studies, US Literature and cutlure, women’s writing, and the US West. Holding an endowed chair in literature and health, she designs courses, pursues scholarship, and develops curricular and programming initiatives that integrate… Read More