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K-State Libraries use teams to serve the K-State and Manhattan community. Each individual listed below is a representative of a larger team who has agreed to serve as the primary contact for the team. 

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Research and Instruction


Primary Contact Secondary Contact(s)

Agriculture, Engineering, Math and Science

Livia Olsen

Cindy Logan, Carol Sevin, and Alice Trussell

Architecture, Arts, Design and Humanities

Ellen Urton

Thomas Bell, Dan Ireton and Sara K. Kearns

Aviation and Technology

Lisa Craft

Katherine Jones

Business, Education and Social Sciences

Laura Bonella

Melia Fritch and Kendra Spahr

Veterinary Medicine



Other Support



Author Rights and Copyright

Rachel Miles,, (785) 532-7444

Data Resources and Services

Ryan Otto,, (785) 532-7444


Melia Fritch

First Year Students

Charissa Powell and Ashley Stark


Ryan Otto,, (785) 532-7444

Government Information

Adriana Gonzalez

K-REx (institutional repository)

Ryan Otto,, (785) 532-7444

Library Account

Carolyn Hodgson

New Literacies Alliance (NLA)

Joelle Pitts and Alice Anderson

New Prairie Press

Charlene Simser

Open Access

Ryan Otto,, (785) 532-7444


Adriana Gonzalez

Research Impact 

Laura Bonella


Felisa Osburn

Special Collections and University Archives

Streaming Movies

Felisa Osburn