Randy Souther

Head of Reference and Research Services

Primary Liaison Areas:
Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics

About Me:
I was born in Northern California and spent all of my childhood adjacent to Air Force Bases in the Western U.S. and Southeast Asia. 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. 

Work:
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.

Interests:
I'm interested in the writer Joyce Carol Oates and maintain both a comprehensive web site and a scholarly journal on the topic:

Celestial Timepiece: A Joyce Carol Oates Patchwork

Bearing Witness: Joyce Carol Oates Studies

Contact Info

Randy Souther, Head of Reference and Research Services

GL 201 (415) 422-5388