University of Ottawa Appoints New University Librarian and Vice-Provost (Knowledge Systems): Talia Chung
From the U. of Ottawa:
The Library is delighted to announce that the Executive Committee of the Board of Governors has approved the appointment of Talia Chung to the position of University Librarian and Vice-Provost (Knowledge Systems) for a five-year term, from October 1, 2018 to June 30, 2023.
An experienced librarian and manager, Talia has over twenty years’ experience in the library sector and is currently the Associate University Librarian, Research Services, at the uOttawa Library. She has previously held many roles at the University, including Interim Director of the Morisset Arts and Science Library and Interim Director of the Health Sciences Library. Before joining the University in 2011, she worked at Canada’s Library of Parliament, where she held the position of Chief, Current Awareness and Strategic Analysis Section, and led numerous digital initiative projects. Talia holds a master’s degree in library and information studies from McGill University and a graduate diploma in computer science from Concordia University.
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About Gary Price
Gary Price (email@example.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.