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Karen Phillips

  • ILL Lending Specialist

  • Tompkins-McCaw Library for the Health Sciences, Resource Sharing and Delivery

Karen Phillips joined the Interlibrary Loan department as a Clerk Typist in 1983 after working for the Army Logistics Library at Fort Lee as a VICA student.  She worked in ILL for 12 years before working her way up to the Information Services department where she worked the desk, co-taught classes with library faculty, participated in the Live Chat service, scheduled desk shifts, managed regular and e-reserves, and gave orientations to new students and staff.

Through several organizational changes, she worked in Collections for several years and now is back in the 2009 Resource Sharing & Delivery department.