Liaison Librarian Profile - Malinda Triller Doran

Malinda Triller Doran
Special Collections Librarian

MLIS, University of Pittsburgh, 2006
MA, Applied History, Shippensburg University, 2003
BA, English, Wilson College, 1996

Phone: (717) 245-1462

If I am unavailable, and you need general research assistance, please ask at the circulation desk (717-245-1397) to see if there is another librarian available, or send an email to describing your research need. For assistance regarding Archives and Special Collections, please contact the Archives at (717) 245-1399 or

Liaison Librarian to:
(Click each department name for an online research guide)
Africana Studies
Archives & Special Collections
American Studies

Women's & Gender Studies

Research Consultation Services:

Help locating research resources in all formats, including

  • finding books and articles
  • picking the most relevant databases
  • finding special types of sources such as archival materials, images, and statistics

Help with the research process from beginning to end, including

  • showing you where to start
  • helping with effective research strategies
  • showing you how to trace the development of a topic
  • showing you how to critically evaluate information
  • helping with citations and bibliographies