Mr. John Stone, MLIS College Librarian (661)362-2271
Mr. Stone provides oversight, management and direction for The Robert L. Powell Library, its staff and services. He is particularly knowledgeable of Bible and theology related books especially in the area of the Puritans.
Miss Janet Tillman, MLS Reference Librarian and Institutional Copyright Specialist (661)362-2201
Miss T. is available for assistance with any research need and can help in selecting and searching online databases. She is also responsible for reviewing, acquiring and administrating all online databases and indexes. Miss T.should also be consulted for questions regarding copyright.
Miss Peg Westphalen, MLIS Cataloging (661) 362-2277
As Cataloger, Peg maintains the online public access catalog (OPAC).
Mrs. Rachel Fox, Circulation Manager (661)362-2272
Rachel helps with information about loan periods, fines/fees, renewals or any other issues related to materials a patron has or wants to check out. Mrs. Fox also hires, trains and supervises all circulation clerks.
Mrs. Phyllis Hughes, Assistant Cataloger/Archivist (661) 362-2276
Mrs. Hughes helps create all the records that go into the library's OPAC and also organizes the archives.
Mrs. LaVon Armstrong, Acquisitions Manager (661) 362-2273
LaVon is responsible for ordering and receiving all the materials in the library.
Miss Grace Bater, Serials Manager /Interlibrary Loan Manager (661) 362-2274
Maintains all of our physical magazines, journals and indexes and assists in the management of our online full-text journals. She can tell you if we have received the latest issue of a particular journal or not. As Interlibrary Loan Manager she handles finding the books and articles that you need but are unavailable in this library.
Circulation Clerks (661) 362-2278
Students hired to cover the circulation desk (check materials in/out, assist patrons with questions related to circulation and collect fines/fees from patrons), shelve library materials and perform other duties assigned by the Circulation manager.
Duties assigned based on the needs of the library at the time and the experience of the individual. Previous library experience is not required however, volunteers must be Christians (as defined by the TMC doctrinal statement) and 18 years or older.
Phone (661) 362-2278 or toll free (800)568-6248
Last updated February, 2010.