February 20, 2018

Steven Escar Smith Appointed Cushing Memorial Library Director

By LJ Staff

Dr. Steven Escar Smith, associate professor, has been appointed Director of
Cushing Memorial Library and Archives at Texas A&M University, as well as
Associate University Librarian for Advancement. Smith, a librarian and scholar
of rare books and special collections, holds the Dr. C. Clifford Wendler Endowed
Professorship. Prior to his appointment, Smith served as special collections
librarian at Cushing Library for ten years. He is the author of over 30 articles
and two books on English and American literature and art. He received the
Association of Former Students Distinguished Librarianship