East Los Angeles College

Library Information

Address:
1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez
Monterey Park, CA 91754
Phone:
323-265-8758
Fax:
Online:
https://www.elac.edu/explore/library
https://www.facebook.com/elaclibrary
https://twitter.com/elaclibrary
https://www.instagram.com/elaclibrary/
Region:
Los Angeles
Integrated Library Systems (ILS):
Ex Libris Alma/Primo VE
Year Main Library Built:
2012

College Information

Fall 2019 FTES:
7,660
Fall Enrollment:
19,029
District:
Los Angeles Community College District
Other Colleges in District:
East L.A., West L.A., & Los Angeles: City, Harbor, Mission, Southwest, Trade-Tech, Valley, Pierce
CCL Member:

Director Information

Choonhee Rhim
Library Chairperson
323-265-8625
rhimcl@laccd.edu
Start Date:
July 2019
Reports to:
Gina Chelstrom, Associate Dean, Academic Affairs
Supervises:
Education:

MLIS, University of California, Los Angeles (1990)

Past Library Directors:

Carla Roewekamp, 1946 - 1950
Frederic M. Blissert, 1948 - 1982
Howard Woodworth, 1982 - 1983
Sylvia Lyman, 1983 - 1995
Evelyn Escatiola, 1995 - 2003
Choonhee Rhim, 2003 - 2015
Erika Montenegro, 2015 - 2016
Unjoo H. Lee, 2016 - 2019
Choonhee Rhim, 2019 -

Library Faculty

Nathasha Alvarez
Instruction Librarian
323-415-5086
alvarenm@laccd.edu
Randall G Gust
Collection Development Librarian
323-265-8628
gustrg@laccd.edu
Amy Guy
Instruction/E-resources Librarian
323-267-3775
guyal@laccd.edu
Unjoo Lee
Cataloging Librarian
323-267-3774
leeu@laccd.edu
Ken Lin
UX Librarian
323-415-5462
linkj@laccd.edu
Cynthia Mari Orozco
OER + Equity Librarian
323-415-5463
orozcocm@laccd.edu
Erika Montenegro
Instruction Librarian
323-415-5008
montene@laccd.edu
Antonio Ng
Systems/Circulation Librarian
323-265-8626
nga@laccd.edu
Rita Suarez
Instruction Librarian
323-265-8601
suarezrm2@laccd.edu

Library Collection

Audiovisual Materials:
Titles: 2,564
Budget: $1,000
Ebooks:
Titles: 40,355
Budget: $50,104
Electronic Databases:
Budget: $226,350
Print Books:
Titles: 91,645
Budget: $150,000
Print Periodicals:
Titles: 13
Budget: $3,500
Special Subjects:
Strengths:

Library Staff

Professional (FTE):
Full-time: 10.00
Part-time: 3.00
Classified (FTE):
Full-time: 10.00
Part-time:
Annual Student Assistant Budget:
$20,000

Last updated September 2022


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