Library Administration

Library Administration handles internal and external administrative matters for the Libraries, providing managerial leadership, strategic planning, resource management, development/fundraising, and direction of the overall operations of the University Libraries.

Hours and Location

people walking out the front door   Knight Library, Room 115
   1299 University of Oregon
   Eugene, OR 97403-1299
   (541) 346-3056
   Fax: (541) 346-3485

The Library Administration Office is open Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm. 

Note: Library Administration is closed on the following holidays: New Year's Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and day after, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day. 

Organization Charts

Library Administration and Management

Services and Programs

Administrative Services
Library Development and Giving

Facts and Figures

UO Libraries Quick Facts and Figures


Mark R. Watson
Interim Dean of Libraries
Associate Dean of Libraries, Research Services
(541) 346-1896,

Susan Breakenridge
Assistant Dean, Administrative Services
(541) 346-2682,

Justin Demsky
Fiscal Coordinator
(541) 346-1893,

Abigail Erwin
Executive Assistant to Dean of Libraries
(541) 346-1894,

Shelley Harshe
Administrative Operations Manager
(541) 346-1891,

Crystal Karlsen
Payroll & HR Coordinator
(541) 346-1898,

Pam Cressall
Payroll Support Technician
(541) 346-1895,

Jan Smith
Administrative Assistant
(541) 346-3056,

Erin Stoddart
Strategic Projects and Grants Development Librarian
(541) 346-1874,