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Monday - Friday

7:30 AM - 7:00 PM

Saturday

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Sunday & Holidays

Closed

Learner Centre Terms of Use

Terms of Use

Phone

(780) 644-6709

Monday - Friday

8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Closed  11:00 - 11:30

 

Saturday & Sunday

Closed

 

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April Ramgoolam

Representative I  Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology  Information Literacy  Patron Service  

As an Administrative Library Assistant at NorQuest College, I help students, staff, and the public meet their library needs. At the circulation desk I assist with accessing library resources, navigating the NorQuest College website, and aid library clients in developing the appropriate research and citation skills necessary for academic success. Additionally, as the Administrative Library Assistant I manage NorQuest College Library's invoices, scheduling, bookings, statistics, library promotion, and resource updating.

E: April.Ramgoolam@NorQuest.ca

Beth Vandenboogaard

Acquisitions Technician  Interlibrary Loans  Acquisitions  Distance  ebooks  ereaders  

As an Acquisitions Technician I am responsible for purchasing print materials and ebooks. I am also responsible for our library's Interlibrary Loan service and providing library resources to distance students and staff. You will also find me at the front desk assisting students and staff.

E: Beth.Vandenboogaard@NorQuest.ca
T: 780-644-6081

Catherine Hergert

Library Assistant    

I am a Library Assistant at the Westmount Campus Library working in a shared position with Rita Jandrey. I am responsible for the day to day operations of the library including opening and closing, circulation, assisting faculty and students in finding materials to support projects, and pulling appropriate level reading material for student use during scheduled library times. I really enjoy helping students practice their growing English language communication skills!

E: Catherine.Hergert@NorQuest.ca
T: 780-644-6709

Emily Kroeker

    

E: Emily.Kroeker@norquest.ca

Eve Poirier

Head Librarian. BA, MLIS, MACT  Hiring really talented people  

As library manager, I am responsible for the overall financial, operational and strategic management of the library. I am a proud member of the NorQuest Library team and you can find me in the Learner Centre located on the 5th floor.

E: Eve.Poirier@NorQuest.ca
T: 780-644-6258

Gisele Ramgoolam

Lead, Library Services    

As head cataloger, I am responsible for the organization and classification of the library's print and audio-visual resources. I lead the Collection Development Team and I manage the operations and staff of the Westmount Campus Library. You will also see me at the front desk assisting students and staff.

E: Gisele.Ramgoolam@norquest.ca
T: 780-644-6078

Kathy Zarft

Team Lead, Library Technologies and Technical Services  Ezproxy  WorldCat Local  ebooks  online video  

I love investigating and implementing new technologies. I provide support for the library's technology and lead the purchasing and cataloging team. I troubleshoot any problems with off-campus access to our ebooks, databases or online video. I select materials for our Easy Reading and Paperbacks collection and am very interested in promoting the benefits of reading to our students.

E: Kathy.Zarft@NorQuest.ca
T: 780 644-6077

Leah Townsend

Instruction Librarian  Captivate  Nursing  Psychology  Philosophy  Distance Students  

As an instruction librarian, I provide support for on-campus and distance students to help develop their research, citation and critical thinking skills. I teach classroom instruction sessions and meet with students for face-to-face and online appointments. I am also developing online interactive tutorials which focus on many essential library skills.

E: Leah.Townsend@NorQuest.ca
T: 780 644-6074

Liz Fulton Lyne

Lead Librarian (Instruction), BA, MA, MLIS  English Literature  Women's Studies  Information Literacy  Research Guides  

I am responsible for teaching and leading the ongoing development of our library's information literacy program. Our program includes classroom instruction sessions, face-to-face and online appointments with librarians, teaching and curriculum support, and online tools—all designed to develop students’ research, citation, critical thinking skills while promoting lifelong learning. I feel very fortunate to be part of this great team!

E: Liz.Fulton-Lyne@NorQuest.ca
T: 780-644-6073

Lorisia MacLeod

Instruction Librarian, BA, MLIS  Research and Citation  ESL  LINC  Academic Upgrading  YIT  University Transfer  English  French  Spanish (some) 

As an instruction librarian, I provide support for on-campus and distance students to help develop their research, citation and critical thinking skills. I teach classroom instruction sessions and meet with students for face-to-face and online appointments. I am also developing online interactive tutorials which focus on many essential library skills.

E: Lorisia.MacLeod@norquest.ca
T: (780)644-6072

Lucy Wright

    

E: Lucy.Wright@norquest.ca

Ngina wa Kaai

Engagement Librarian (B.Ed, MLIS)  Social media  Information literacy  Research and citation  Early literacy  

As the Student Engagement and User Experience Librarian, my role is to connect with non-academic communities and groups around campus and support them in their projects and goals through resources the Learner Centre can provide. I am also responsible for looking after the NorQuest Library's social media accounts, organizing events in the Learner Centre, and helping students with research and citation though the Writing Centre. In my spare time, I teach aquatic lifesaving and first aid courses and train new swimming instructors for the City of Edmonton, and enjoy playing board games of all sorts with friends.

E: Nginawa.Kaai@norquest.ca
T: 780-644-6080

Rita Jandrey

Library Assistant    

I am a Library Assistant at the Westmount Campus Library working in a shared position with Cathy Hergert. I am responsible for the day to day operations of the library including opening and closing, circulation, assisting faculty and students in finding materials to support projects, and pulling appropriate level reading material for student use during scheduled library times. It is a pleasure helping students achieve their English language goals.

E: Rita.Jandrey@Norquest.ca
T: 780-644-6709

Sara Kidd

    

E: Sara.Kidd@norquest.ca

Sarah Bailey

Instruction Librarian, BA, MLIS  ESL  LINC  AU  YIT  LES Pathways  graphic design English  French  Spanish 

I teach citation, research and evaluation skills. I create new research guides and tutorials that promote information literacy. I enjoy doing research, fixing technology problems, and helping students.

E: Sarah.Bailey@norquest.ca
T: 780-644-6072

Sherri Smith

Library Assistant  Information Literacy  Research  

You will most often find me at the circulation desk helping students with a variety of questions, from how to cite using APA, to locating the bathrooms and everything in between. When I'm not on the front desk, I work in the back room scheduling staff and booking rooms for library instruction among other things. I love helping students find relevant information as well as promoting literacy and lifelong learning.

E: Sherri.Smith@NorQuest.ca
T: 780-644-6076

Tanya Nguyen

Instruction Librarian, BSc, MLIS  Information Literacy  Biology  Chemistry  

As an instruction librarian, I teach research skills, information literacy skills, and APA and MLA style citations at the NorQuest College main campus.

E: Tanya.Nguyen@norquest.ca
T: 780-644-6075

Drop-In Research & Citation Help


September 10, 2018

Have questions about research? Stuck on citation? Stop by and visit with a librarian!
Librarians will be available in the Learner Centre room 2-158/2-159 on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays between noon - 1pm for drop-in visits. Or, visit with the librarian in the Indigenous Students Centre on Tuesdays at the same time.
Can't make it between noon and 1pm? Don't forget you can also make a Writing Centre appointment with a librarian for research and citation help at the time of your choosing by visiting the Writing Centre website.

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Introducing Hoopla Digital!


September 17, 2018

Hoopla digital is an online service which offers free, immediate access to eAudiobooks, eBooks, comics, and graphic novels.  NorQuest students and staff can borrow up to 5 items per month, and all items are loaned for 21 days. Hoopla is also available as an app, so that you can download the content directly to your mobile device! And there's no need to return the items, so no worries about things being late.
Access Hoopla today and create your account using your NorQuest library barcode number.

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APA Style Central workshop - September 26
3:05 PM 45 min
Sep
26
2018

Writing an assignment in APA style?  APA Style Central is an online tool designed to help you organize your sources, cite your sources, and writ...

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APA Style Central workshop - September 27
12:05 PM 45 min
Sep
27
2018

Writing an assignment in APA style?  APA Style Central is an online tool designed to help you organize your sources, cite your sources, and writ...

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APA Style Central workshop - September 28
10:05 AM 45 min
Sep
28
2018

Writing an assignment in APA style?  APA Style Central is an online tool designed to help you organize your sources, cite your sources, and writ...

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