Build good research skills with help from the college’s librarians. We invite you to make contact with a librarian whenever you have research questions.
To ask us questions visit http://libanswers.lvc.edu/
Maureen Bentz- Interim Co-Director and Access Services Librarian
Expertise: Helping you access the resources you need: at our library, from another library, or via the College Archives.
Favorite Books: The Commitments by Roddy Doyle; Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen.
Favorite Food(s): Sushi, mashed potatoes, eggplant parmesan or rollatini, and frozen mocha lattes (but not together).
Best part about working at LVC: #1) The people and #2) The beautiful campus (thank you facilities staff!)
Hobbies: Travel, watching old movies, and cooking.
Julia Harvey- Technical Services Librarian
Expertise: Technical Services Goddess (acquisitions, cataloging, periodicals, etc.)
Favorite Book: Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster
Favorite Food: If it’s messy and gets stuck in your teeth, it’s my favorite!
Best part about working at LVC: Summer ice cream socials.
Hobbies: Quilting, gardening and baking.
Lori Nyce- Systems/Electronic Services Librarian
Expertise: Tracking down solutions to problems.
Favorite Books: Jane Eyre, Phantom of the Opera, Rebecca, and Mysteries
Favorite Food: Pizza or anything Italian.
Best part about working at LVC: Friendly community and a small town atmosphere.
Hobbies: Reading, crocheting, piano, baking and gardening.
Donna Miller- Interim Co-Director and Instruction/Reference Librarian
Expertise: Finding difficult to locate pieces of information.
Wild, Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking, and The Shadow of the Wind.
Favorite Food: Out on the trail: homemade dehydrated lasagna, a glass of wine, and dark chocolate for dessert.
Best part about working at LVC: The people, in particular the awesome students.
Hobbies: Racquetball, hiking, backpacking, climbing mountains and reading.