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Personal Librarian Program: Meet Your Personal Librarians

Learn about Your Personal Librarian and the PL program.

Meet Your Personal Librarians

Suzanna (Suzy) Schroeder-Green          Picture of Suzy Schroeder-Green

Director and Librarian

sschroeder@ursuline.edu

Besse Library, Office (1st Floor)

Suzy holds a Master of Library Science degree from Kent State University and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration from Lourdes University (formerly Lourdes College).  She is the subject specialist for Business, Chemistry, Education, Legal Studies and Math.  Outside of Ursuline, Suzy enjoys running, biking, cooking, and binge watching shows on Netflix and Amazon Prime. 

Kathy Fisher

Assistant Director

kfisher@ursuline.edu

Besse Library, Office (1st Floor)

Kathy holds a Master of Library Science degree from Kent State University and a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Bowling Green State University.  She is the subject specialist for Nursing and Exercise Science.  Outside of Ursuline, Kathy enjoys spending time with family and friends, reading, watching her favorite movies over and over again, and walking in the Metroparks.  Make an appointment with Kathy.

Picture of Mara ShatatMara Shatat

Reference and Instruction Librarian / College Archivist

mara.shatat@ursuline.edu

Besse Library, Office (1st Floor)

Mara holds a Masters of Library Science degree from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Classical Studies from University of Arkansas. She is the subject specialist for Undergraduate Art Therapy, Biology, English, and Historic Preservation. Outside of Ursuline, Mara enjoys riding horses in increasingly perfect circles (a.k.a. dressage), writing young adult books and quirky romantic comedies (yes, really, she does that), and binge-watching Netflix when she should be doing other things (like everyone else).

picture of Tabitha BarrTabitha Barr

Reference / Cataloging Librarian

tabitha.barr@ursuline.edu

Besse Library, Office (1st Floor)

Tabitha has a Bachelor's degree in History with a minor in Art History, and a Masters in Library Science. She is the subject specialist for History, Art, Religious Studies, Philosophy, and Fashion. In her personal time she enjoys reading, taking on increasingly difficult homesteading projects (from making her own kombucha to learning how to construct a quilt), and listening to a wide variety of podcasts while doing those projects.

Picture of Sharon GraviusSharon Gravius

Emerging Technologies Librarian

sharon.gravius@ursuline.edu

Besse Library, Office (1st Floor)

Sharon holds a Masters of Library Science degree from Kent State University and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and Sociology from Case Western Reserve University University.  She is the subject specialist for Psychology, Sociology, Social Work, and Ursuline Core.  Outside of Ursuline, Sharon enjoys yoga, kayaking, swimming, and digital scrapbooking. She is anxiously awaiting the next season of Stranger Things and Loki.

Personal Librarians

2020-2022 Personal Librarians for First Year and Transfer Students

Students will be placed with the librarian that is the liaison to their major department

If your major is: Your Personal Librarian is:
Art & Design Tabitha Barr | Email  | Make Appointment
Art Therapy, Undergraduate Mara Shatat | Email |Make Appointment
Biology Mara Shatat | Email |Make Appointment
Business Suzy Schroeder | Email | Make Appointment
Chemistry Tabitha Barr | Email | Make Appointment
English Mara Shatat | Email |Make Appointment
Exercise Science Kathy Fisher | Email | Make Appointment
Fashion Design Tabitha Barr | Email  | Make Appointment
Historic Preservation Mara Shatat | Email |Make Appointment
History Tabitha Barr | Email  | Make Appointment
Humanities Mara Shatat | Email |Make Appointment
Legal Studies Tabitha Barr | Email  | Make Appointment
Mathematics Tabitha Barr | Email  | Make Appointment
Nursing Kathy Fisher | Email | Make Appointment
Psychology Sharon Gravius | Email | Schedule appointment
Religious Studies & Philosophy Tabitha Barr | Email  | Make Appointment
Social Work Sharon Gravius | Email | Schedule appointment
Sociology Sharon Gravius | Email | Schedule appointment
Ursuline Core Sharon Gravius | Email | Schedule appointment
Undecided Tabitha Barr | Email  | Make Appointment
2019-2020: Personal Librarians for First Year and Transfer Students
If your Last name begins with: Your Personal Librarian is:
A-E Tabitha Barr
F-H Suzanna Schroeder-Green
I-L Kathy Fisher
M-P Mara Shatat
Q-Z Sharon Gravius