Professional Librarians

Peyton, Janice L

Executive Director

B.A., Tougaloo College
M.A.L.S., University of Wisconsin
Ph.D., Texas Woman's University
(713) 313-7885

Hooks, Leocadia

Interim Assistant Director and Serials Librarian

B.S., M.L.S., Texas Woman's University
(713) 313-4304

Castellanos, Nicolas Oscar

Associate Director of Technical and Digital Services

B.A., Tulane University
M.S.I.S., University of Texas, Austin
M.B.A., University of St. Thomas
(713) 313-5024

Li, Haiying Sarah

Associate Director of Special Collections and Institutional Repository

B.S., Xi'an Jiaotong University
M.L.S. University of Missouri -- Columbia 
(713) 313-7169

Tuck, Emily

Reference Librarian

B.A., University of Texas, Austin
M.L.I.S., University of Wisconsin-Madison
(713) 313-1874

Avery, Dell V.

Evening Reference Librarian

B.S., Prairie View A&M University
M.L.S., Texas Woman’s University
(713) 313-7402

Mathai, Rajeev

Weekend Reference Librarian

B.A., Trinity International University
M.L.I.S., Dominican University
(713) 313-7402


Bledsoe, Ruth

Library Assistant, Special Collections

(713) 313-7149

Fields, Conchetta

Library Assistant, Cataloging Department

(713) 313-7880

Freeman, Donna

Department Business Administrator

(713) 313-1077

Sheard, Charlean

M.L.I.S., Wayne State University
Library Assistant, Circulation&ILL

(713) 313-1082

Sterling, Margie

Library Assistant, Cataloging Department

(713) 313-7154

Thomas, Joyce

Library Assistant, Special Collections

(713) 313-7150

Harlan, Darrell

Network Administration

(713) 313-4415