Member Institutions

GWLA, a consortium of research libraries, leverages the collective talent of its members to advance innovation and the goals of our member institutions through connectivity and shared problem solving. 

Is your institution interested in GWLA membership? Article II of our Bylaws contains information about membership requirements as well as application information. If your institution is already a member and wish to submit changes or corrections to the information below, please contact

Arizona State University

James O'DonnellUniversity Librarian
ASU LibrariesPO Box 871006Arizona State UniversityTempe, AZ 85287-1006480-965-9487480-965-8604 (fax)jod@asu.eduMember since: 2000

Baylor University

Jeffry ArcherDean of University Libraries
Baylor University LibrariesOne Bear Place #97143Waco, TX 76798-7143254-710-3200Jeffry_archer@baylor.eduMember since: 1996

Brigham Young University

Rick AndersonUniversity Librarian
Harold B. Lee LibraryBrigham Young UniversityP.O. Box 26800Provo, UT 84602-6800801-422-4301801-422-0466 (fax)rick_anderson@byu.eduMember since: 1998

The Claremont Colleges

Janet BishopDean of the Library
The Claremont Colleges Library800 N. Dartmouth Ave.Claremont, CA 91711-3942909-621-8924janet.bishop@claremont.eduMember since: 2016

Colorado State University

Karen EstlundDean of Libraries
Morgan LibraryColorado State UniversityFort Collins, CO 80523-1019970-491-1352970-491-1195 (fax)karen.estlund@colostate.eduMember since: 1998

Iowa State University

Hilary SeoDean of Library Services
Iowa State University Library302 Parks LibraryAmes, IA 50011-2140515-294-1443515-294-2112 (fax)hseo@iastate.eduMember since: 1996

Kansas State University

Joe MocnikDean of Libraries
Kansas State University LibrariesManhattan, KS 66506785-532-7492785-532-7415 (fax)mocnik@ksu.eduMember since: 1996

Oklahoma State University

Sheila Grant JohnsonDean of Libraries
Edmon Low Library216 Edmon Low LibraryOklahoma State UniversityStillwater, OK 74078-1071405-744-6321405-744-7579 (fax)sheila@okstate.eduMember since: 1996

Oregon State University

Anne-Marie DeiteringDonald and Delpha Campbell University Librarian
121 The Valley LibraryOregon State UniversityCorvallis, OR 97331-4501541-737-4667541-737-1328 (fax)anne-marie.deitering@oregonstate.eduMember since: 2000

Rice University

Sara LowmanVice Provost and University Librarian
Fondren Library MS-44Rice UniversityP.O. Box 1892Houston, TX 77251-1892713-348-2457713-348-5859 (fax)lowman@sparta.rice.eduMember since: 1998

Southern Illinois University

John PollitzDean of Library Affairs
Southern Illinois UniversityMorris Library, Mailcode 6632Carbondale, IL 62901-6632618-453-2522 (phone)618-453-3440 (fax)John.pollitz@siu.eduMember since: 1997

Southern Methodist University

Holly JeffcoatDean of Libraries
SMU LibrariesSouthern Methodist UniversityP.O. Box 750135Dallas, TX 75275-0135214-768-2401214-768-3815 (fax)hjeffcoat@smu.eduMember since: 2012

Texas A&M University

Julie Mosbo BallestroDean of Libraries
Sterling C. Evans LibraryTexas A&M UniversityCollege Station, TX 77843-5000979-845-8111979-845-6238 (fax)jmosbo@tamu.eduMember since: 1996

Texas State University

Kelly VisnakVice Provost & University Librarian
Texas State UniversityAlkek Library601 University Dr.San Marcos, TX 78666512-245-2133kelly.visnak@txstate.eduMember since: 2018

Texas Tech University

Earnstein DukesDean of Libraries
Texas Tech UniversityLubbock, TX 79409-0002806-834-1938806-742-0737 (fax)earnstein.dukes@ttu.eduMember since: 1996

University of Alabama

Donald GilstrapDean of University Libraries
University LibrariesPO Box 870266Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0266205-348-7561dlgilstrap@ua.eduMember since: 2024

University of Arizona

Shan SuttonDean of University Libraries
Main Library A349PO Box 210055Tucson, AZ 85721-0055520-621-6432520-621-9733 (fax)ssutton@email.arizona.eduMember since: 2000

University of Arkansas

Jason BattlesDean of Libraries
University LibrariesUniversity of Arkansas365 North McIlroy Ave.Fayetteville, AR 72701-4002479-575-6702479-575-6656 (fax)jasonjb@uark.eduMember since: 1998

University of Colorado at Boulder

Robert McDonaldDean of Libraries
Norlin Library, Room N210CCampus Box 184University of Colorado at BoulderBoulder, CO 80309-0184303-492-6252303-492-3340 (fax)rhmcdonald@colorado.eduMember since: 1996

University of Delaware

Trevor A. DawesVice Provost for Libraries and Museums and May Morris University Librarian
University of Delaware Libraries, Museums, and Press181 S. College Ave.Newark, DE 19717-5267302-831-2231302-831-1046 (fax)tadawes@udel.eduMember since: 2017

University of Denver

Michael Levine-ClarkDean
University of Denver Libraries2150 E. Evans Ave.Denver, CO 80208303-871.2007michael.levine-clark@du.eduMember since: 2015

University of Hawai'i at Mānoa

Clem GuthroUniversity Librarian
Hamilton Library 112AUniversity of Hawai'i at Mānoa2550 McCarthy MallHonolulu, HI 96822808-956-7205guthroc@hawaii.eduMember since: 2004

University of Houston

Christina GolaInterim Dean of Libraries
University of Houston LibrariesHouston, TX 77204-2000713-743-9761713-743-9811 (fax) Member since: 1998

University of Illinois at Chicago

Rhea Ballard-ThrowerUniversity Librarian and Dean of Libraries
Richard J. Daley Library801 S. Morgan1-280 LIB, MC 234Chicago, IL Member since: 2012

University of Kansas

Carol SmithDean of Libraries
University of Kansas LibrariesWatson Library 1425 Jayhawk Blvd.Lawrence, KS Member since: 1996

University of Missouri

Deb WardInterim Vice Provost for Libraries and University Librarian
104 Ellis LibraryUniversity of MissouriColumbia, MO 65201-5149573-882-1685573-882-8044 (fax)WardDH@health.missouri.eduMember since: 1996

University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Maggie FarrellDean of University Libraries
University of Nevada, Las Vegas4505 Maryland ParkwayBox 457001Las Vegas, NV 89154-7001702-895-2277702-895-2287 (fax)maggie.farrell@unlv.eduMember since: 2009

University of Nevada, Reno

Catherine CardwellDean, University Libraries
University LibrariesUniversity of Nevada, RenoReno, NV 89557(775) 682-5673ccardwell@unr.eduMember since: 2023

University of New Mexico

Leo LoDean, College of University Libraries and Learning Services
University LibrariesUniversity of New MexicoAlbuquerque, NM 87131505-277-4241505-277-7196 (fax)leolo@unm.eduMember since: 1998

University of Oklahoma

Denise StephensDean of University Libraries
University LibrariesBizzell Memorial LibraryUniversity of OklahomaNorman, OK 73019-0528
405-325-7550 (fax)denise.stephens@ou.eduMember since: 1996

University of Oregon

Alicia SalazDean of Libraries
Knight LibraryUniversity of Oregon1501 Kincaid St.Eugene, OR 97403-1299541-346-1896541-346-3485 (fax)asalaz@uoregon.eduMember since: 2000

University of South Carolina

David BanushDean of Libraries
University LibrariesUniversity of South Carolina1322 Greene StreetColumbia, SC 29208803-777-6212dbanush@sc.eduMember since: 2024

University of Southern California

Melissa JustDean of University Libraries
Doheny LibraryUniversity of Southern California3500 Trousdale ParkwayLos Angeles, CA 90089-0182213-740-0314just@usc.eduMember since: 2000

University of Texas at Austin

Lorraine HaricombeVice Provost and Director of the University of Texas Libraries
The University of Texas at AustinUniversity of Texas Libraries1 University Station, S5400Austin, TX 78712512-495-4350ljharic@austin.utexas.eduMember since: 1996

University of Utah

Sarah ShreevesMarriott Dean of Libraries
J. Williard Marriott LibraryUniversity of Utah333 Marriott LibrarySalt Lake City, UT 84112-0860801-585-6887801-581-3997 (fax)sarah.shreeves@utah.eduMember since: 1998

University of Washington

Simon NeameDean of University Libraries
University of Washington LibrariesP.O. Box 352900Seattle, WA 98195-2900206-543-1763206-685-8727 (fax)sneame@uw.eduMember since: 2000

University of Wyoming

Cass KvenildDean of Libraries
University LibrariesDept. 33341000 E. University AvenueLaramie, WY Member since: 2013

Utah State University

Jennifer DuncanInterim Dean of Libraries
Merrill-Cazier LibraryLogan, UT 84322-3000435-797-8148435-797-2880 (fax)jennifer.duncan@usu.eduMember since: 1998

Washington State University

Jay StarrattDean of Libraries
221 Holland LibraryWashington State UniversityP.O. Box 645610Pullman, WA 99164-5610509-335-4558509-335-6721 (fax)jstarratt@wsu.eduMember since: 2000

Washington University in St. Louis

Mimi CalterVice Provost and University Librarian
Campus Box 1061 (Library)Washington University in St. LouisOne Brookings Dr.St. Louis, MO 63130314-935-5400314-935-4045 (fax)mimi@wustl.eduMember since: 2002

Wayne State University

Paul Bracke Dean
Wayne State University Libraries 3100 David Adamany Undergraduate Library5155 Gullen MallDetroit, MI Member since: 2018

West Virginia University

Karen DiazDean of Libraries
West Virginia University LibrariesDowntown Campus Library1549 University Ave.Morgantown, WV 26506-6069304-293-5277304-293-6638 (fax)Karen.diaz@mail.wvu.eduMember since: 2015