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Library Services

West Chester University

25 West Rosedale Avenue
West Chester, PA 19383
Phone: 610-430-4400
Fax: 610-738-0554
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Phone 610.436.2453
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Reference Librarians are also happy to help you in person at the Presser Music Library or the F.H.Green Library Reference Desk (2nd floor, near main entrance).

F.H.Green Library Reference Desk hours during fall and spring semesters are:

Monday-Thursday:8:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday:8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday:12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday:12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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Librarians are also available for one-on-one consultations on research assignments. The librarians, their subject specialties and telephone numbers are listed below.

Jean Piper-Burton Women’s & Gender Studies 610-436-2917
Walter Cressler Biology, Chemistry, Communication Sciences & Disorders, Geology & Astronomy, Health, Kinesiology, Nursing, Nutrition & Dietetics, Physics, Sports Medicine 610-436-1072
Michelle Donlin Criminal Justice, Geography, Political Science, Public Administration, Social Work 610-436-2381
Clayton Garthwait Communication Studies 610-436-3409
Jane Hutton Computer Science, Mathematics 610-436-3453
Trish Lenkowski Children’s Literature, Counselor Education, Early & Middle Grades Education, Literacy, Professional & Secondary Education 610-436-3393
Stephen Marvin Accounting, Economics & Finance, Management, Marketing, Psychology 610-436-1068
Pat Newland Languages & Cultures, Theatre & Dance 610-436-2256
Alice Pakhtigian Anthropology/Sociology, Diversity, Educational Services, Ethnic Studies, Holocaust & Genocide Studies, Honors Program 610-738-0467
Tim Sestrick Music 610-436-2379
Danielle Skaggs Special Education 610-436-2401
Kerry Walton Art, English, Philosophy 610-738-0510
Tara Wink History 610-436-3456