Subject Librarians

Subject Librarians at Washington University Libraries strive to be attuned to the research needs of all Washington University programs and departments.

View a printable list of our Subject Librarians on our Fall 2021 Subject Librarian Handout (PDF).

Subject Librarians, A-Z

Find your subject librarian, organized by name.

Subject Librarians, by Subject

Find your subject librarian by subject or major.

Librarian Services

These are just some of the services your subject librarians can provide.

Research Services

Consult with faculty and students about their research needs. Advise and instruct them about the library tools and specialized services that meet those needs.

Teaching and Learning

Collaborate with colleagues within and beyond the libraries on delivering, planning, and assessing strategic and effective instruction and learning materials.

Outreach

Serve as liaison to faculty, students, and the community beyond Washington University. Identify, meet, and facilitate ongoing communication about users’ resource and service needs.

Collection Development

Develop, maintain, and manage distinct collections of greatest value to Washington University faculty and students. Support research and instruction by offering resources in relevant formats and languages.

Exhibitions and Events

Promote library services and collections to departments or programs. Assist in executing exhibitions and special events.

Research Data

Maintain a working knowledge of issues that arise during the research data lifecycle: conceptualization, analysis, visualization, management, sharing, and curation. Assist in identifying applicable tools.

Scholarly Communication

Inform and educate our community about scholarly communications, including open access publishing, public access practices, and options for publishing and sharing research.

Questions?

If you have any questions about Subject Librarians or subjects not listed here, please reach out to Christie Peters, Head of Research & Liaison Services.

Research Guides

Research assistance, subject guides, and useful resources compiled by your friendly Washington University in St. Louis librarians.

Ask Us a Question

Not sure who to contact? Chat with library staff or send us an email for help.

Instruction Support

Collaborate with colleagues within and beyond the libraries on delivering, planning, and assessing strategic and effective instruction and learning materials.