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Randy Souther

Randy SoutherHead of Reference and Research Services

Office: Gleeson 109
Phone: (415) 422-5388

Primary Liaison Areas:
Mathematics, Physics, Writing

Secondary Liaison Areas:
Biology, Business (Accounting / Business Administration / Finance / Marketing) Chemistry, Computer Science, English, Military Science, Modern & Classical Languages, Philosophy

About Me:
I was born in Fairfield, CA and spent several years in Utah and in the Philippines. I have a B.A. in English from the University of California at Davis, and a Master of Library and Information Studies from the University of California at Berkeley.

I began working as a Circulation Assistant at Gleeson Library in 1991, and joined the Reference department in 1998. I began as Head of Reference and Research Services in 2011.

I have a strong interest in the writer Joyce Carol Oates and maintain both a comprehensive web site—Celestial Timepiece: the Joyce Carol Oates Home Page—and a scholarly journal—Bearing Witness: Joyce Carol Oates Studieson the topic.