Reference Services

What Do We Do?

Connect you with information in a manner that is welcoming, responsive, professional, and accurate. We help you navigate the library and its resources, both in the building and online. For further contact info and office hours, visit

Meet the WIU Reference Librarians and Staff

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Krista Bowers Sharpe
Associate Professor
(309) 298-2744
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Brian Clark
(309) 298-2756
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Sean Cordes
(309) 298-2785
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Hunter Dunlap
(309) 298-2745
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Andrea Francis
Senior Library Specialist
(309) 298-2722
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Jeffrey Hancks
Professor - WIU Quad Cities Library
(309) 298-2717
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Jade Kastel
Assistant Professor
(309) 298-2147
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Michael Lorenzen
(309) 298-1939
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Jeanne Stierman
Assistant Dean
(309) 298-2762
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Bill Thompson
(309) 298-2700 (Reference Desk)
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Julia Thompson
(309) 298-2289
Craig Whetten
Assistant Professor
(309) 298-3208