Government Documents Staff Contacts

Library Associate 1, Cataloger

Paige Harper

Paige creates original and copy cataloging records for federal depository government documents. He posts federal government document needs and offers to the ASERL Disposition Database. Auxiliary Library Facility (ALF), Phone 273-0377

Library Associate 2, Head, Government Documents Cataloging Unit

Jody Hewitt

Jody Hewitt is the head of the Government Documents Cataloging Unit. She is responsible for coordinating activities in the unit including supervision of staff and time approval. She develops cataloging procedures for the unit and provides training to staff. She is the cataloging contact for federal government documents, Florida documents and European Union documents. She catalogs the government documents serials received in the unit. Auxiliary Library Facility (ALF), Phone 273-0375

Associate 1

Tim Lozier

Tim does complex copy cataloging of U.S. government documents including name authority work through NACO. He was born and raised in Los Angeles and studied English literature and Library Science at the University of California, Berkeley. Tim was a cataloger in Library West, under Imogene Hixson and then Nancy Williams, from 1976 to 1983. Tim loves Gator sports, especially the women's teams, all things Apple, and the Grateful Dead.

Associate 1

Finn Simons

As a Complex Copy Cataloger for the Government Documents unit, Finn handles cataloging for government publications held by the University of Florida. They earned their BA in English from the University of Florida in Spring 2023 and completed an Honors Thesis examining the experiences of queer United States military personnel during WWII. He was also the Smathers Library Undergraduate Fellow for Summer 2023 in the Special & Area Studies Collections Rare Book Collections during which he created The Hidden Histories of Trans Literature: Five Items, Five Stories, an exploratory look into the potential for queer themes related to gender in historical literature. Auxiliary Library Facility (ALF), Phone 273-2526

General contact:

Jody Hewitt
Head, Government Documents Cataloging Unit
George A. Smathers Libraries
University of Florida
Auxiliary Library Facility
2715 NE 39th Avenue
PO Box 117029
Gainesville FL 32609
PHONE: (352)273-0375