Research Librarians

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Research Librarians help students, faculty, administrators and visiting researchers find information for their research projects.  They collaborate with faculty in teaching research skills, hold workshops, create customized learning experiences to support your assignments. See more Research Services.

Each research/reference librarian at NJIT is assigned as a liaison to a number of different departments on campus and acts as a single point of contact for individuals in those departments with more in-depth or subject-specific needs. More about the librarian liaison program.

Joanne Dera
​Science and Engineering Librarian

Liaison to: Chemical and Materials Engineering, Chemistry and Environmental Science, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Physics
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Maya Gervits
Director of Littman Library

Liaison to: Architecture, Digital Design, Fine Arts and Design, Industrial Design, and Interior Design
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Joseph Mercuri
Technical Reference Librarian

Liaison to: Biomedical Engineering, Computer Science, Federated Biological Sciences, Information Systems, and Mathematical Sciences
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Davida Scharf
Director of Reference & Instruction

Liaison to: History, Humanities, and Management, Enterprise Development Center, and the NJIT Administrative departments. 
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Raymond Vasquez
Research and User Services Librarian

Liaison to: Electrical and Computer Engineering, Engineering Technology, Mechanical and Industrial Engineering