College of the Desert

Library Information

Address:
43-500 Monterey Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260
Phone:
760-773-2563
Fax:
760-568-5955
Online:
Region:
Desert
Integrated Library Systems (ILS):
Innovative Interfaces - Polaris
Year Main Library Built:
1996

College Information

Fall 2016 FTES:
4,329
Fall Enrollment:
10
District:
Desert Community College District
Other Colleges in District:
None
CCL Member:

Library Collection

Audiovisual Materials:
Titles:
Budget: $
Ebooks:
Titles:
Budget: $
Electronic Databases:
Budget: $7,869
Print Books:
Titles: 0
Budget: $45,000
Print Periodicals:
Titles: 21
Budget: $30,000
Special Subjects:
Winston Churchill Collection
Strengths:
Desert Collection

Library Staff

Professional (FTE):
Full-time: 3.00
Part-time: 1.00
Classified (FTE):
Full-time: 4.00
Part-time:
Annual Student Assistant Budget:
$0

Director Information

  • Gary Ginther
  • Director, Library and Learning Resources
Start Date:
Reports to:
Dr. Pamela Ralston, Vice President, Student Learning
Supervises:
Library
Distance Education
Instructional Technology
Education:

BS, Ohio University, 1988
MLIS, Kent State University, 2004
MEd, Ohio University, 2015

Past Library Directors:

Char Whitaker, 1991 - 2005
Interim Directors, 2005 - 2014
Danielle Krol, 2014 - 2016

Library Faculty

  • Hye An-Dunning
  • Librarian
  • Stella Baker
  • Librarian / Adjunct
  • Claudia Derum
  • Librarian
  • Jon Fernald
  • Librarian
  • Gary Ginther
  • Director, Library and Learning Resources
  • Andrew Johnson
  • Librarian / Adjuct
  • Deanna Rallo
  • Librarian / Adjunct
  • Kerry Stern
  • Librarian / Adjunct

Last updated February 2018


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