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Embedding Library Resources into Canvas

Info on using the Canvas Commons, permalinks, using library tutorials, sharing videos and more.


Librarians are here to help! From getting started to managing your citations, please do not hesitate to contact us! Use this page to learn about how to schedule an appointment with a librarian, chat live with a librarian online, email the library, or learn about other ways to receive assistance.

Ask a Librarian

Service Desk

In Person at the 1st Floor Library Reference Desk
Monday-Friday, 10am - 2pm

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On your mobile?  Text us now!

(913) 674-5631

Online research help from a librarian is available during these times:

Library Research Guides

Librarians have created over 100 guides to help you get started with your research on different subjects.  Browse through the list below!


Below is the list of librarians and specialty areas at JCCC.

Barry Bailey, Faculty Chair

  • Professor/Digital Projects Librarian
  • Liaison to Academic Support Division


Sara Anderson

Cynthia Cheng

Kate Claus

Anita Gordon-Gilmore

Judi Guzzy (on sabbatical, Spring 2022)

  • Professor/Librarian
  • Arts & Humanities
  • Career & Tech Ed Transitions
  • DVDs
  • Healthcare, Public Safety & Wellness and Science Divisions
  • Popular literature
  • Social Sciences
  • Sciences

Michael Frisbie

  • Manager, Library Services
  • Computing Science and Information Technology
  • Library Systems
  • Technology 

Melanie Massey

Heather McCann

Kristen Ramsdale

John Russell

Mark Swails 

Andrea Thimesch

Jessica Tipton 

  • Professor/Online Learning & Instruction Librarian
  • Communications, English & Journalism