Zai, Robert

Robert Zai III

Robert Zai III
Associate Professor
Coordinator of Information & Research Assistance,
W. Frank Steely Library
myLIBRARIAN
Library Informatics,
College of Informatics
Email: zair1@nku.edu
Office: SL 308
Phone: 859.572.6658


Robert Zai III is an Associate Professor, the Coordinator of Information and Research Assistance in the W. Frank Steely Library, an adjunct professor of the College of Informatics, Library Informatics.

Rob holds a master’s degree in Library Science from the University of Kentucky, specializing in K-12 library/media centers, an undergraduate degree in English from Northern Kentucky University, specializing in secondary education, and is pursuing a doctorate of philosophy in Educational Policy Studies and Evaluation at the University of Kentucky.


myLIBRARIAN Research Consultations & Assistance

Health Professions, English, Political Science, Criminal Justice, Organizational Leadership, World Languages & Literatures, and Visual Arts

  • Research Consultation options for the entire semester up to 3 days in advance can be requested.
  • Immediate assistance may be be available through a chat session.

Librarian Open Office Hours

  • After June 15th, Mondays and Wednesdays by appointment 9PM to 4PM
  • Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Friday by appointment 9PM to 4PM
  • Virtually, Monday through Friday from 9PM to 11PM

Research Consultation Requests

  • Research Consultation options for all students 3 to 1 day in advance can be requested here.

Steely Library phone number:  859.572.5457