Library Staff

Kirsty Dickson, Head Librarian

Kirsty holds a Master's in Library and Information Science from the University of British Columbia, a teaching diploma from Vancouver Community College and a Psychology degree from the University of Victoria. She is responsible for academic assistance and instruction on how to research and access library resources, management of library staff and volunteers, acquisitions and collection management and library outreach.

To contact Kirsty: Phone: 604.822.4463 ext. 109 , Email:

Janine Bond, Serials Librarian

Janine has been around Saint Mark's College since 1976, working in the library since 1980. She has a Music degree, a Masters of Library Science as well as a teaching diploma. Her full-time job is as a teacher-librarian in the West Vancouver School district. She manages the serials collection (bound and current journals, newspapers and magazines). You can catch her in the Micallef library on weekends, holidays and throughout the summer.

To contact Janine: Phone: 604.822.4463 ext. 109 Email:

Sarah Arbeider, Library Assistant

Sarah is currently a Masters student at the UBC iSchool pursuing a degree in Library and Information Studies. She graduated from UBC in 2012 with an undergraduate degree in English Literature. Sarah helps with the maintenance of patron accounts, general records maintenance and book processing, as well as with volunteer training and research assistance.

To contact Sarah: Phone: 604.822.4463 ext. 109 Email:

*If you are interested in volunteering at the Dr. John Micallef Memorial Library, please click here for more information.