The Acquisitions/Cataloging (AcqCat) Unit is responsible for acquiring and organizing library materials and resources to facilitate access to the collection. AcqCat staff are responsible for the following duties: monitoring and disbursement of the library's materials budget; bibliographic verification, ordering, receiving and payment related to books, periodicals and non-print media; cataloging materials; collection, sorting and distribution of the library's mail; binding of periodicals and books; and processing of gifts to the library. The unit is closely connected to and works in conjunction with the Collection Development area.


Haley Hickenbottom
Library Operations Associate
Unit Coordinator
Phone: 309/298-2735
Diane Billeter
Library Specialist
Shirley Haworth
Senior Library Specialist
Heather Piper
Library Specialist
Mike Wallick
Library Specialist