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Tanya Prince, Branch Access Services Manager  -
Tanya manages access and facilities services at the Leslie Frost, Peter F. Bronfman and Steacie Science and Engineering libraries. In collaboration with others in the Curriculum and Course Support Department, she is responsible for the coordination of reference, circulation and user experience. She has a Master of Information Studies from the University of Toronto, as well as a BA from McGill University and an MA from York University. She lived for a number of years in Australia where she was the library manager at TAFE colleges in Western Sydney. Upon returning to Canada in 2014, Tanya was a research and teaching librarian at York before moving to her current role in 2019.
Angie Liann, Business Librarian -
Angie An worked as an Information Specialist at the Business Resource Centre of TD Securities delivering research services to investment banking staff and financial services professionals. Also, as a Sr. Compliance Officer, she worked to develop a centralized Regulatory Library at TD. Her other former experience includes working as a Research Associate at an executive search firm and as a Reference Assistant at an academic library. Angie holds an MLIS from the University of Western Ontario, an Honours BA from Brock University and she has completed her Canadian Securities Course. Angie An is currently on a sabbatical leave until July 1st, 2022. See the Liaison Librarian page for Angie's subject areas.
David Clink, Circulation/Reserves Supervisor - David Clink is the Circulation Coordinator at the Peter F. Bronfman Business Library. He also served in this same position in the now defunct Business and Government Publications Library, York University. He is also a published poet. He has a BA from York University.
June Hill, Reference Assistant - June Hill is a Reference Assistant at the Peter F. Bronfman Business Library. June has a BA from the University of Toronto and an MLIS from the University of Western Ontario. Prior to coming to York, June worked in the Toronto & Richmond Hill Public Libraries, and in corporate and government libraries. June has also worked as an Information Architect at a major bank and for a web marketing agency.
Nola James, Circulation/Reserves Assistant - Nola James is a circulation assistant at the Peter F. Bronfman Business Library. She is the evening supervisor, where she supervises and instructs Unit2 staff, and resolves issues that arise of a circulation nature . She maintains the reserve collection, by placing (and removing) print and electronic materials on reserve at the request of faculty and librarians, and handling patron questions/complaints from faculty, staff and students regarding reserves. In addition, Nola also supports the Inter-Library Loans (ILL, also known as Resource Sharing) service in this library, and processes Inter-Campus Borrowing (ICB) requests.
Xuemei Li, Business Librarian - (on sabbatical leave until September 1st, 2023).
Xuemei Li has an MLIS from University of British Columbia, PhD (Webometrics) and MSc (Computing) from University of Wolverhampton, UK and B.A (Economics) from China. Xuemei has recently worked at Saint Mary's University as the Digital Services Librarian. She has years of international trade experience in China. Xuemei is an active Webometrics researcher and is also interested in research impact evaluation.  Xuemei Li is on sabbatical leave until September 1st, 2023. See the Liaison Librarian page for Xuemei's usual subject areas, and for information on who to contact at the current time.
Aaron Lupton, Business Librarian -
Aaron Lupton began his role at Bronfman Business Library in September 2016, serving as Electronic Resources Librarian at York University since May 2009. Previous to York he worked as a business researcher for Deloitte and Touche LLP as well as a librarian for Stikeman Elliott LLP and Blake, Cassels, and Graydon LLP. He has an BA (Hon) and MISt from the University of Toronto. See the Liaison Librarian page for Aaron's collections responsibilities.
Savitree Puran, Circulation/Reserves Assistant - Savi Puran is a circulation assistant at the Peter F. Bronfman Business Library. Savi conducts book searches when items are not located by patrons. She also handles queries regarding overdue items. She is responsible for receiving and processing the new book acquisitions and for maintaining the new book display area. In addition, she maintains the reference collection.
Stephanie Quail,  Business (on sabbatical until Sept. 2022)
Stephanie Quail holds a Master of Information and an Honours B.A. from the University of Toronto. She also completed a post-graduate certificate in Small Business studies at George Brown College. Prior to working at York University, Stephanie was a Business Librarian at the University of Toronto’s Business Information Centre. She has also worked as a researcher and library assistant at a variety of corporate and academic libraries.  Stephanie Quail is on sabbatical leave until September 1st, 2022. See the Liaison Librarian page for Stephanie’s usual subject areas, and for information on who to contact at the current time.

Shelly Shapero, Part-Time Business Business Librarian -

Shelly has an Honours BA and BEd from York University and a Masters of Library Sciences from the University of Toronto. She has experience providing reference services across a broad range of business subjects including marketing, human resources, employee benefits and pensions. Prior to joining the Bronfman Business Library, Shelly worked at Aon Consulting as a Research Consultant and at a PR firm doing media monitoring for clients.

Dennis Skinner, Circulation Assistant - Dennis Skinner is a circulation assistant in the Peter F. Bronfman Business Library. He is responsible for binding the current periodicals.
Sophie Bury, -
Toni Olshen, Librarian (Emerita)
Elizabeth Watson, Librarian (Emerita)