Ask-a-Librarian

Dominican College librarians are here to help you find information or get started on research. We can be reached by phone, via email, or in person.

Research Appointments

Do you need help finding sources, narrowing a topic or using library databases?   Are you completing an in-depth assignment that you need help getting started on?  Dominican College librarians at the Sullivan Library can assist you!  Please fill out our research appointment form to schedule time to meet with a librarian. Appointments can be conducted either in-person or remotely online depending on your preference, and generally last 30 to 60 minutes.  Appointments requested less than 24 hours in advance cannot be guaranteed.   If you are limited for time, please call, email or visit us in person.  We will do our best to accommodate your needs. Please note we do not offer proofreading or help with writing difficulties.  For help with your writing, please make an appointment with Dominican College’s Academic Success Center at 845-848-4056.

Librarian Profiles

Heather Alexander Assistant Librarian for Access Services
Phone: (845) 848-7507
Email: heather.alexander@dc.edu
Hours: Monday-Thursday 11:00am-7:00pm; Sundays from 12:00pm-7:00pm
B.A., Eastern University, M.S.I.S., University at Albany, State University of New York

me-546x542 Judy Gitlin Assistant Librarian for Technical Services
Phone: (845) 848-7501
Email: judith.gitlin@dc.edu
Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00am-5:00pm
B.A., University of Maryland, College Park M.S.L.S., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Scholarly, Creative & Professional Activities
Professional Affiliations American Library Association Association of College & Research Libraries Association for Library Collections & Technical Services

Ellie Horowitz Assistant Librarian for Information Literacy Services
Phone: (845) 848-7506
Email: ellie.horowitz@dc.edu
Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00am-5:00pm
B.A., Sarah Lawrence College M.S.L.I.S., Pratt Institute

Scholarly, Creative & Professional Activities
Publications & Presentations Horowitz, E., & Shelton, G. (2016, April). Outreach and marketing through a “pop-up library”. Presentation at SENYCON 2016, Highland, NY. Horowitz, E. (2014). Artifacts of the encounter and the digital humanities. The Serials Librarian, 67(2), 143-150. Brown, L., Horowitz, E., Johnson, E., Powers, M., & Quick, S. (2014, May). Europeana, DPLA, and Bibframe: The future of open cultural heritage? Presentation at the Pratt Institute SILS Student Showcase, New York, NY. Espinel, R., Beninghove, L., Orlofsky, V.L., & Horowitz, E. (2014, January). Flipping the script: Using videos as instructional tools to flip the information literacy class. Breakout session at VALE New Jersey Annual Users’ Conference 2014, Piscataway, NJ. Horowitz, E., Navarro, A., & Shelton, G. (2013, May). The flipped classroom model in academic libraries. Presentation at the Pratt Institute SILS Student Showcase, New York, NY. Horowitz, E. (2009). 4 poems from ‘Well.’ DIAGRAM, 9(1). Retrieved from http://thediagram.com/9_1/horowitz.html. Professional Affiliations American Library Association Association of College & Research Libraries LOEX Progressive Librarians Guild

libguides_gina_shelton-546x542Gina Shelton Head Librarian
Phone: (845) 848-7500
Email: gina.shelton@dc.edu
Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00am-5:00pm
B.A., William Smith College M.S.L.I.S., Pratt Institute

Scholarly, Creative & Professional Activities
Publications & Presentations Horowitz, E., & Shelton, G. (2016, April). Outreach and marketing through a “pop-up library”. Presentation at SENYCON 2016, Highland, NY. Sitwala, S., James, M., Willse, E., Kelleher, A., Okoro, N., Sessions, D., Otis, P., Shelton, G., & Kaufer, E. (2014, May). Exploring the use of e-books: An investigation of reading habits and practices in academia. Panel discussion at the Pratt Institute SILS Student Showcase, New York, NY. Pattuelli, C.M., Kaufer, E., Shelton, G., & Sitwala, S. (2014, May). Real-time reading: A Twitter-based diary study of college students. Presentation at the 6th International Conference on Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries, Istanbul, Turkey. Horowitz, E., Navarro, A., & Shelton, G. (2013, May). The flipped classroom model in academic libraries. Presentation at the Pratt Institute SILS Student Showcase, New York, NY. Professional Affiliations American Library Association Association of College & Research Libraries Beta Phi Mu Phi Beta Kappa

librarian_1-546x542Kathy Sullivan Assistant Librarian
Phone: (845) 848-7505
Email: kathy.sullivan@dc.edu
Hours: Saturday 12:00pm-7:00pm
B.A., Fordham University M.L.S., St. John’s University M.A.T., Fordham University

Scholarly, Creative & Professional Activities
Professional Affiliations American Association of University Women (AAUW) Rockland County (NY) Branch
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