Tim is the Head of the Connect Libraries and the Universal Orlando Foundation Library at Rosen College (also known as the Rosen Library).
In his Connect Libraries role, he oversees a team of librarians who provide library services to UCF students both online and in-person at state college partner institutions. His responsibilities include personnel, technology, marketing, collections, strategic planning, and liaison with partner libraries.
In his Rosen Library role, he oversees a team of librarians and staff who provide library services to students at the Rosen College of Hospitality Management. His responsibilities include personnel, technologies, strategic planning, collections, reference, library instruction, website design, marketing, and circulation.
Tim earned a Master’s of Library and Information Science (MLIS) from the University of Pittsburgh and a Bachelor of Arts in American Studies from Wartburg College. Prior to coming to UCF, he worked as the Public Services Librarian at Carlow University in Pittsburgh, PA, and served two summer internships at the National Baseball Library & Archive in Cooperstown, NY.
Collection Development Areas
- Hospitality Management
- Rosen Library
Collection Development Policies
The following Rosen Library Research Guides are maintained by Rosen Public Services Librarian Shane Roopnarine: