Academic Faculty 

 

  Nathaniel King

   Title: Director of Library Services 
   Rank: Associate Professor
   Email: nathaniel.king@nsc.edu
   Phone: (702) 992-2806
   Office: RSC 216

 

 

 

Biography

Nathaniel is the chief library officer for the College. He has primary responsibility for planning, developing, and administering library programs; creating and sustaining an environment supportive of teaching, research, and academic excellence. He holds a BA (Hons) from the University of Wollongong and an MSLS from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

 


 

  Tiffany Garrett

   Title: Assistant Director of Library Services
   Rank: Assistant Professor
   Email: tiffany.garrett@nsc.edu
   Phone: (702) 992-2807
   Office: RSC 213

 

 
 
Biography

As the Assistant Director of the Library, Tiffany provides leadership for the library space, service desk, and collection. She cultivates a welcoming library environment that provides essential services and resources to support the academic needs of the Nevada State community. Tiffany holds a BA in History from St. Edward’s University and an MS in Information Studies from the University of Texas.

 


 

  Alena Principato

   Title: Outreach and Engagement Librarian 
   Rank: Assistant Professor
   Email: alena.principato@nsc.edu
   Phone: (702) 992-2803
   Office: RSC 214

 

 
 
Biography

As Outreach & Engagement Librarian, Alena creates educational programming and events for the campus community, often in collaboration with student organizations and other units on campus. She is also responsible for developing a range of communications to increase awareness about what the library offers. Alena holds a BA in English and Art from Lafayette College and an MSLS from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

 


 

  Kelly Lutz

   Title: Systems Librarian 
   Rank: Assistant Professor
   Email: kelly.lutz@nsc.edu
   Phone: (702) 992-2804
   Office: RSC 215

 

 

 

Biography

Kelly is the Systems Librarian at Nevada State College.  She customizes, configures, and integrates library applications to help create convenient and seamless access to library resources and services. Kelly holds a BA from the University of Notre Dame, an MA in Political Science from the University of Toronto, and a Master of Library and Information Science from San José State University.

 


 

  Lauren Johnson

   Title: User Experience Librarian 
   Rank: Assistant Professor
   Email: lauren.johnson@nsc.edu
   Phone: (702) 992-2802
   Office: RSC 212
 
 
 
Biography

As the User Experience Librarian, Lauren designs and conducts holistic assessments of library resources and services so the library can make evidence-based changes to better serve NSC’s growing community. She holds a BA in English and Theatre from Presbyterian College and an MFA in Creative Writing and an MS in Information Science from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

 


 

     Technical Staff

 

 Justine Kae Magtoto

 Title: Library Technician II
 Email: justinekae.magtoto@nsc.edu
 Phone: (702) 992-2805
 Office: RSC 230-A

 

 

 

Biography

Justine Kae is the library technician who maintains electronic resources and Inter-Library loans. She assists in purchasing, providing, and troubleshooting resources that Nevada State College Library offers. Justine also handles vendor communications and acquisitions of the library. She holds a BS in Psychology from Nevada State College.