Jesse Silva is the Librarian for Federal Documents, Legal Studies, Political Science and Public Policy at the University of California, Berkeley. He has a Master's of Library and Information Science from San Jose State University, and a Bachelor's degree in Community Studies from the University of California, Santa Cruz. He is a co-author of the book Legal Executions in California: A Comprehensive Registry, 1851-2005. Email your questions about Congressional documents to him at jsilva@library.berkeley.edu.


Karen Munro was the E-Learning Librarian at the University of California, Berkeley and is now the Head of the University of Oregon Portland Library/Learning Commons. She has a Master's of Library Science from the University of British Columbia, a Master's of Fine Arts (Creative Writing) from the University of Iowa, and a Bachelor's degree in English Literature from McGill University. She can be reached at kmunro@uoregon.edu