Office of Research

Program Areas

Databases and Repositories

Blogs and News


Library Research Resources

Campus Research Resources

Contact Us

Office of Research
246 E Main Library
1408 W Gregory Drive
Urbana, IL  61801

Tel. +1-217.333.0790
Fax +1-217.244.4358

Research Services

Research Services
for Library Faculty and Academic Professionals

Resources for grant seekers:



Dan Tracy Tel: +1-217.217.300.8439

LIS and Research Services Librarian

Areas of Expertise

  • Initial project development
  • Identifying resources for research
  • Consultations relating to publishing results
  • Writing groups
  • Research methods workshops 

Beth Namachchivaya Tel: +1-217.333.0790

Associate University Librarian for Research, Associate Dean of Libraries and Professor

Areas of Expertise

  • Help in identifying grants
  • Help drafting grants
  • Costing out equipment
  • Costing out personnel
  • Questions regarding cost sharing
  • Questions regarding intellectual property rights

Kathie Veach Tel: +1-217.244.7758

Manager for Research Administration

Areas of Expertise