May 25, 2022

Yale University: "Library Restructures Staff"

From the Yale Daily News:

Library staff knew Yale would bring a new University librarian to campus this academic year, but some were surprised to find their own roles in the library changed.

For the first time in over 10 years, the library is undergoing a major reorganization of personnel in an effort to centralize library services. Since August, the responsibilities of about a dozen librarians have increased, while another dozen now report to different managers, University librarian Susan Gibbons said. The restructuring will fill vacant positions left empty during the economic downturn, and add new jobs the library now needs, such as a chief technology officer.


The University library employs more than 500 staff.

Read the Complete Article

See Also: Harvard University: “Libraries Announce New Organizational Structure” (September 29, 2011)

About Gary Price

Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.