April 15, 2014

Library People News: Hires, Promotions, Retirements, and Obituaries 1/11/13

William Adamcyk is the new Director, Milton Public Library, MA. He previously was Circulation Manager and Reader’s Advisor, Thomas Crane Public Library, Quincy, MA. [...]

Library People News: Hires, Promotions, Retirements, and Obituaries 12/14/12

“Gia Arbogast has been promoted to Assistant Director, Outreach, Communications & Programming, Miami-Dade Public Library System, FL. She most recently was Library Branch Administrator.’ [...]

Library People News: Hires, Promotions, Retirements, and Obituaries 12/07/12

Christine Flaherty, Director, Bigelow Free Public Library, Clinton, MA, will retire in January after 27 years in the position. Her replacement will be Assistant Librarian Erin Klemm. [...]

Library People News: Hires, Promotions, Retirements, and Obituaries 11/23/12

Gloria Hibbett, Collection Supervisor, Regional Foundation Center, Free Library of Philadelphia, has won the Outstanding Fundraising Professional Award from the Association of Fundraising Professionals–Greater Philadelphia Chapter. [...]

Library People News: Hires, Promotions, Retirements, and Obituaries 11/16/12

Louise “Lu” Conti, Manager, Roswell Branch Library, Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System, has retired after 32 years in the ­position. [...]

Library People News: Hires, Promotions, Retirements, and Obituaries 11/09/12

Jeanette Couch, Librarian, Sutton Free Library, NH, for the past 50 years, has recently retired. [...]

Library People News: Hires, Promotions, Retirements, and Obituaries 10/19/12

Nataly Blas has been named the 2012–14 Diversity Resident at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro Libraries. She was awarded a master’s degree from the School of Library and Information Studies at Florida State University, Tallahassee, in August.[...]

Library People News: Hires, Promotions, Retirements, and Obituaries 10/12/12

Helene Blowers will join OCLC as WorldShare Management Services Community Manager effective November 1. Blowers, a 2007 Library Journal Mover & Shaker, is currently Director of Digital & IT Strategy, Columbus Metropolitan Library, OH. [...]

Library People News: Hires, Promotions, Retirements, and Obituaries 10/05/12

Kim Dearth is the new Director, Wonewoc Public Library, WI, succeeding Chris Smolek, who has relocated. Dearth was Librarian, Olson Middle School, Mauston, WI. [...]

Library People News: Hires, Promotions, Retirements, and Obituaries 10/01/12

Lynn Silipigni Connaway, Senior Research Scientist, OCLC Research User Behavior Studies & Synthesis group, has been elected to a three-year term on the Board of Directors of the American Society for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T).