Central Services


Assessment and Statistical Information

The UO Libraries' Evaluation and Assessment Program generates and distributes evaluative information on library programs and services.  UO Libraries is a member of the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) and reports statistics annually to this organization and well as to the American Library Association, the Oregon State Library, IPEDS,  and other organizations. Additionally, information is provided on an ad hoc basis to library decision makers, the university, and other agencies.


The UO Libraries' Fiscal Coordinator, Justin Demsky, produces and maintains the library's budgets; coordinates fiscal activities with university Budget and Resource Planning; and provides information about the library's finances, productivity, and staffing.

Libraries Facilities and Business Services

Libraries Facilities and Business Services includes supplies and equipment purchasing and contracting; accounts payable; account receivable; coordinating building services; shipping and mail room services; ergonomic assessment; and surplus equipment management. The Library Facilities and Business Services Manager is Amy Lake.

Libraries Human Resources

Libraries Human Resources provides recruitment and hiring services, performance management support, benefits referrals, and manages other human resources matters with sensitivity, confidentiality, and fairness.

Library Communications

Libraries Communications promotes the educational mission of the UO Libraries and its relationship with the academic community through the development of original graphic design and photography, exhibits, special events and social media outreach.

Central Services Personnel

Evey Lennon
Associate Vice Provost and University Librarian for Central Services
Knight Library, Room 115E
(541) 346-2682

Shelley Harshe
Director of Human Resources and Administration
(541) 346-1891
Rebecca DesPrez
Executive Assistant to the VPUL
(541) 346-1894
Melissa Gold
Human Resources Coordinator
Justin Demsky
Fiscal Coordinator
(541) 346-1893
Monica Wan
Payroll and Accounting Coordinator
Amy Lake
Director of Facilities and Business Services  
(541) 346-1829
Doug Hodson
Building and Maintenance Coordinator
(541) 359-8517
Beth Singler
Accounts Receivable/Payable
(541) 346-3040
Matt Schneider
Warehouse Coordinator
Mandi Garcia
Creative Content and Strategic Communication Liaison
(541) 346-0761