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HPNL and the African American Research Center are located in Room 246 of the Main Library.


History, Philosophy and Newspaper Library
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

246 Main Library
1408 W. Gregory Drive
Urbana, IL 61801

HPNL Librarians and Staff

Marek Sroka

Associate Professor of Library Administration
Acting History, Religious Studies, Newspaper, and Jewish Studies Librarian
Acting Head of the History, Philosophy, and Newspaper Library
(217) 265-8025 | msroka (at)

Thomas Weissinger

Professor of Library Administration
African American Studies and Philosophy Librarian
African American Research Center
(217) 333-3006  |  tweissin (at)

Geoffrey Ross

Collections and Services Specialist
(217) 333-9558  |  gtross (at)

Glen Martin

Senior Library Specialist
(217) 244-2050  |  gmartin (at)

Marie Till

Senior Library Specialist
(217) 244-6595 | till (at)