Staff Directory

Library Administration

  • Femi Cadmus

    Femi Cadmus

    Archibald C. and Frances Fulk Rufty Research Professor of Law and Associate Dean of Information Services and Technology

    Phone: 919-613-7115

    Femi Cadmus is the Archibald C. and Frances Fulk Rufty Research Professor of Law, Associate Dean of Information Services and Technology, and Director of the Michael J. Goodson Library. Her almost three decades professional career in law libraries spans both academic and law firm libraries where she has taught legal research and analysis, and law practice technology to law students and attorneys.

  • Sue Hicks

    Business Manager

    Phone: 919-613-7114

    Sue is responsible for the Library’s business operations, including payroll and human resources.

  • Alex Jakubow

    Alex Jakubow

    Associate Director for Empirical Research and Data Support Services

    Phone: 919-613-8560

    Alex Jakubow is Associate Director for Empirical Research and Data Support Services (ERDS) at the Goodson Law Library.  He earned his Ph.D. in Political Science from Rutgers University and holds a dual B.A. in History and Political Science from the University of Richmond. 



    Shyama Agrawal

    Acquisitions/Serials Librarian

    Phone: 919-613-7070

    Shyama supervises operations of ordering, claiming and receiving all library materials, including electronic resources, and is responsible for monitoring the library budget and compiling statistical reports.

  • Kathleen Bothwell

    Acquisitions/Serials Associate

    Phone: 919-613-7067

    Kathleen performs tasks related to maintaining and updating the serials collection. She also serves as the troubleshooter for serial claims and other serials problems.

  • Marsha S. Perry

    Marsha S. Perry

    Acquisitions/Serials Associate

    Phone: 919-613-7063

    Marsha is responsible for paying invoices, and maintaining and reconciling financial records for library acquisitions funds. She is also responsible for receiving new acquisitions and solving delivery problems.

  • Elisa Pfau

    Elisa Pfau

    Acquisitions/Serials Assistant, Sr.

    Phone: 919-613-7064

    Elisa creates orders for library materials and downloads records for the online catalog. She also receives depository government document shipments and checks in treatise supplements.

Cataloging/Digital Resources

  • Sean Chen

    Digital Resources Librarian

    Phone: 919-613-7028

    Sean is responsible for the development and maintenance of services to improve access to information resources, including the cataloging of library materials and the support of metadata services for the Law School scholarship repository and library website.

Collection Services

  • Rachel Gordon

    Rachel Gordon

    Associate Director for Public Services and Senior Lecturing Fellow

    Phone: 919-613-7116

    Rachel Gordon joined the Goodson Law Library as Head of Access and Collection Services and Senior Lecturing Fellow in January 2016. She was formerly the Access Services Librarian at Mercer University School of Law and a Senior Legal Research Consultant at LexisNexis. Ms. Gordon has a J.D. from the University of Tennessee, an M.B.A. from Mercer University, a M.L.S. from Drexel University, and B.A.s in International Studies and Diplomacy and Foreign Affairs from Miami University.

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    Tina Moore

    Collection Services Associate, Circulation Manager

    Phone: 919-613-7127

    Tina manages all circulation functions, including overdues and hold requests. She is responsible for hiring and training student workers and resolving user problems with circulation functions. Tina also manages the faculty routing service.

  • Paul Norris

    Collection Services Assistant

    Phone: 919-613-7066

    Paul is responsible for maintaining the microforms collection, loose-leaf filing, processing of library material and collection maintenance projects.


    Sabine Schmalbeck

    Law Library Intern

    Phone: 919-613-2141

Digital Initiatives

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    Lee Cloninger

    Digital and Archival Initiatives Associate

    Phone: 919-613-7122

    Lee performs activities related to collection, organization, and display of Law School history and archival materials and assists in development, management, and support of digital initiatives and projects.

Reference Services

  • Jennifer L. Behrens

    Associate Director for Administration and Scholarship and Senior Lecturing Fellow

    Phone: 919-613-7198

    Jennifer manages and administers all aspects of the Reference Services Department, including the service desk, first-year legal research instruction, and faculty services. She also provides reference assistance, teaches in the first-year and LL.M. legal research programs, and coordinates the library's web presence.

  • Jane Bahnson

    Head, Research and Instruction and Senior Lecturing Fellow

    Phone: 919-613-7113

    Jane provides reference assistance and teaches in the first-year and LL.M. legal research programs. She also coordinates the library's Empirical Legal Research Program and Faculty Research Assistants.

  • Casandra Laskowski

    Casandra Laskowski

    Technology and Research Services Librarian and Lecturing Fellow

    Phone: 919-613-7120

    Casandra (Cas) Laskowski joined the Goodson Law Library in December 2016. She received her J.D. from the University of Maryland School of Law in 2015, and her M.L.I.S. from the University of Arizona in December 2016. She worked in both schools’ law libraries performing reference and technical services.  She has a BA in Philosophy from Florida International University. Prior to pursuing her career as a law librarian, Cas worked as a geospatial analyst in the United States Army and served a fifteen-month tour of duty in Iraq.

  • Michael Mcarthur

    Michael McArthur

    Head, Foreign Comparative & International Law and Collection Development and Lecturing Fellow

    Phone: 919-613-7118

    Mike provides reference assistance and teaches in the first-year and LL.M. legal research programs as well the International Research Methods course.

  • Laura M. Scott

    Laura M. Scott

    Reference Librarian and Senior Lecturing Fellow

    Phone: 919-613-7164

    Laura provides reference assistance and teaches in the first-year legal research program. She also teaches an advanced course on business law research.

  • Wickliffe Shreve

    Wickliffe Shreve

    Faculty and Scholarly Services Librarian and Senior Lecturing Fellow

    Phone: 919-613-7041

    Wick provides reference assistance and research instruction. He also coordinates the library's New Titles current awareness service.

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Contact Us
Phone: 919-613-7128
Fax: 919-613-7237

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J. Michael Goodson Law Library
Duke Law School
210 Science Drive
Box 90361
Durham, NC 27708-0361
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