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Ms. Stump's LibGuide (SouthShore): Ask a Librarian!

HCC Libraries contact information and availability

HCC Librarians are available to help. Please review the following options:

  1. Use the campus tabs above for library contact information. 
  2. Review the Need help? tab of this guide for full contact and other library information.
  3. Get help online by using the statewide Ask a Librarian service.

Find your librarian:



Faculty Librarians Contact Phone (813)
Dr. Kristin Heathcock, Librarian Email | Chat 253-7812
Ilene Frank, Librarian Email | Chat 253-7886

Faculty Library Orientation requests  |  Make an appointment with a librarian

Library Staff Contact Phone (813)
Laurie MacNicol, LRC Coordinator Email |  253-7935
Therese O'Connell, LRC Tech Email |  253-7847

Faculty Librarians help with library research, finding sources, suggestions for purchase, and faculty-requested class orientations.

Contact Phone (813)
Alicia Ellison, Librarian | M-F, day Email | Chat 253-7380
Diane Grey, Librarian | M-F, day Email | Chat 253-7378
Gina Oviedo-Martinez, Librarian | M-F, day Email | Chat 253-7546
Kathryn Walling, Adjunct Librarian
M-Th night, Sat 9a-2p
Email | 253-7470

If you are an instructor seeking an orientation for your class, or a student or employee seeking an appointment with a librarian:

Please contact one of us directly, or email all of us at

Library Staff help with questions about library technology and operations, late returns, overdues, and inter-library loans.

Contact Phone (813)
Gloria Ake, LRC Coordinator Email 253-7385
Louise Myrvik, LRC Tech Email 253-7245
Suzan Felter, LRC Tech Email 253-7384
Library Staff Contact Phone (813)
Michelle Monteleon, LRC Coordinator Email 757-2109
TBA, LRC Tech 757-2163
TBA, PT LRC Tech 757-2163
Faculty Librarian Contact Phone (813)
Roxanna Palmer, Librarian Email | Chat 813-253-7000 x5744

Make an appointment with a librarian

Library Staff Contact Phone (813)
Marilyn Santiago, LRC Tech Email 813-253-7000 x5726
Library Staff Contact Phone (813):
Jody Ward, LRC Coordinator Email  253-7563
Elizabeth Borerro, LRC Tech Email  259-6459
Mateanie Luma, LRC Tech Email   253-7725

Ask a Librarian provides Florida residents with virtual reference services through live chat and text messaging from 10 a.m. to midnight Sunday through Thursday (ET), and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday (ET).

HCC Librarians will answer email questions by the next class day.

Get help online - Chat and Email

Send us your question by email