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Subject Name Phone Email
Associate Chief Librarian for Special Collections and Director, Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library Loryl MacDonald 416-978-7656
Head, Rare Books and Special Collections P.J. (Pearce) Carefoote 416-946-3173
English Literature Graham Bradshaw 416-978-2289
Science & Medicine Alexandra K. Carter 416-946-3177
Rare Book Librarian, Latin America and Queer Collections David Fernández 416-978-7741
Conservation Linda M Joy 416-978-7265
Medieval Manuscripts and Early Books Timothy Perry 416-946-7761
Archivist Natalya Rattan 416-946-3179
Special Collections Projects Librarian Liz Ridolfo 416-946-3180
Judaica and Hebraica Nadav Sharon 416-946-3176
Outreach Librarian John Shoesmith 416-946-5226
Modern manuscripts, including personal and literary papers Jennifer Toews 416-946-3175