Building Hours

Extended Hours for Finals

Dec 13 – 7:30am – 7:30pm
Dec 14 – 7:30am – 4:30pm
Dec 15 - CLOSED
Dec 16 - CLOSED

Winter Break Hours
Dec 17 - 21 - 8am - 4:30pm 
Dec 22 - Jan 1 - CLOSED

Research Help Hours

Mon-Fri - 8am - 4:30pm
Sat - CLOSED
Sun - 
CLOSED

Contact Us

Main Phone: 
785-628-4434

Ask-A-Librarian: 
http://libanswers.fhsu.edu/

Research Phone: 
Call: 785-639-6180
Text:785-527-9483

Email: 
refserv@fhsu.edu

Report a Library Resource Issue:
http://fhsuguides.fhsu.edu/report

Forsyth Library Staff

Deborah Ludwig, M.L.S.
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Dean, Forsyth Library
Master of Library Science

Office: FL 117
Phone: 785-628-4431
Email: dmludwig@fhsu.edu

Emily Roth, M.A.
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Administrative Specialist
Master of Arts in Communication Studies

Office: FL 117
Phone: 785-628-4431
Email: emroth4@fhsu.edu

Mary Elizabeth Downing, M.L.I.S.
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Digital Curation Librarian
Master of Library and Information Science
Liaison for Biology;Geosciences; Physics

Office: FL 026
Phone: 785-628-5713
Email: mechance2@fhsu.edu

Nathan Elwood, M.A.
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Instruction & Electronic Access Librarian
Master of Arts in Information Science and Learning Technology
Liaison for Communication Studies; Criminal Justice; Leadership Studies; Political Science; Sociology

Office: FL 135A
Phone: 785-628-4742
Email: neelwood@fhsu.edu

Brian Gribben, M.A.
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Coordinator, Government Documents and Special Collections
Master of History
Liaison for English; History; Philosophy; Modern Languages; Sternberg Museum

Office: FL 211
Phone: 785-628-5511
Email: b_gribben@fhsu.edu

Robyn Hartman, M.A.
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Information and Digital Literacy Librarian
Master of Arts in Information Resources and Library Science
Liaison for the College of Education

Office: FL 212
Phone: 785-628-4340
E-mail: rchartman@fhsu.edu

Crystal Hutchinson, M.L.S.
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Access Services Specialist
Master of Library Science

Office: FL 105A
Phone: 785-628-4645
Email: cbhutchinson@fhsu.edu 

Cyndi Landis, M.L.S.
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Instruction and Outreach Librarian 
Master of Library Science
Liaison for Agriculture; Chemistry; Health and Human Performance

Office: FL 135C
Phone: 785-628-4529
Email: cllandis2@fhsu.edu

Patty Nicholas
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Special Collections and Periodicals
Bachelor of History

Office: FL 112
Phone: 785-628-5901
E-mail: pnichola@fhsu.edu

Claire Nickerson, M.L.I.S.
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Learning Initiatives and Open Educational Resources Librarian
Master of Library and Information Science
Liaison for College of Business & Entrepreneurship; Interdisciplinary Studies

Office: FL 135B
Phone: 785-628-4543
Email: cenickerson@fhsu.edu

David Obermayer, M.L.I.S.
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University Archivist
Master of Library and Information Science
Master of History
Liaison for Communication Sciences and Disorders


Office: FL 122
Phone: 785-628-5282
E-mail: deobermayer@fhsu.edu

Karen Pfeifer
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Library Specialist for Collections and Resource Development

Office: FL 021
Phone: 785-628-4343
Email: kapfeifer@fhsu.edu

Mary Radnor, M.P.A., M.L.I.S.
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Coordinator, Acquisitions & Collection Services
Acquisitions and Metadata Librarian
Master of Public Administration
Master of Library & Information Science
Liaison for Computer Science; Mathematics

Office: FL 014
Phone: 785-628-4061
Email: mcradnor@fhsu.edu

Jennifer Sauer, M.L.I.S.
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Coordinator of Scholar Services;
Electronic Resources and Discovery Services Librarian
Master of Library and Information Science
Liaison for Art & Design; Music & Theatre; Applied Technology

Office: FL 014
Phone: 785-628-5262
E-mail: jsauer@fhsu.edu

Brittney Squire, M.P.S.
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Outreach Specialist
Master of Professional Studies

Office: FL 112
Phone: 785-628-5566
E-mail: bmsquire@fhsu.edu 

Andy Tincknell, M.S.
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Coordinator, Learning Commons
Master of Science in Instructional Technology

Office: FL 115
Phone: 785-628-5494
E-mail: atinckne@fhsu.edu

MaryAlice Wade, M.S., M.L.S.
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Coordinator, Teaching and Research;
Teaching, Research and Assessment Librarian
Master of Library Science; Master of Clinical Psychology
Liaison for Allied Health; Nursing; Social Work; Psychology

Office: FL 138
Phone: 785-628-4342
E-mail: mawade2@fhsu.edu

Lacey Wegner, M.S.Ed.
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Coordinator, Library Operations
Master of Science in Education

Office: FL 030
Phone: 785-628-5837
E-mail: llwegner@fhsu.edu

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