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ARL Announces 2011–2012 Board of Directors
Winston Tabb, Sheridan Dean of University Libraries and Museums, Johns
Hopkins University, began a one-year term as President of ARL on October 13,
2011, during the ARL Membership Meeting in Washington, DC. He succeeds
Carol A. Mandel, Dean of the Division of
Libraries, New York University. Mandel
continues to serve as a member of both the
ARL Board of Directors and the ARL
Executive Committee as Past President.
Also on October 13, the membership
ratified the Board of Directors’ election of
Wendy Pradt Lougee, University Librarian
and McKnight Presidential Professor,
University of Minnesota, as ARL Vice
President/President-Elect.
Three new Board members were
elected by the membership to serve
three-year terms: Joan Giesecke, Dean of
Libraries, University of Nebraska–Lincoln;
Judith C. Russell, Dean of University
Libraries, University of Florida; and Jay
Schafer, Director of Libraries, University of Massachusetts Amherst.
Continuing elected members of the Board are: Deborah A. Carver, Philip H.
Knight Dean of Libraries, University of Oregon; Carol Pitts Diedrichs, Director,
University Libraries, Ohio State University; Ernie Ingles, Vice-Provost,
University of Alberta; Deborah Jakubs, Rita DiGiallonardo Holloway University
Librarian, Vice Provost for Library Affairs, Duke University; and Anne R.
Kenney, Carl A. Kroch University Librarian, Cornell University.
Also serving on the Board in ex officio capacities are: Carton Rogers, Vice
Provost and Director of Libraries, University of Pennsylvania; James F. Williams
II, Dean of Libraries University of Colorado at Boulder; Ann J. Wolpert, Director
of Libraries, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; and Charles B. Lowry,
Executive Director, ARL.
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DECEMBER 2011 RESEARCH LIBRARY ISSUES: A QUARTERLY REPORT FROM ARL, CNI, AND SPARC
Winston Tabb, ARL President
2011–2012