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Vt. library hires new ‘curator of collections’

“Vermont’s St. Johnsbury Athenaeum has hired a new curator of collections. The athenaeum announced Wednesday the appointment of Robert Joly to the post. Last month the athenaeum laid-off its entire staff as part of an effort to save money. The librarians were told they could reapply for jobs.”

via AP

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Maura Marx Selected as IMLS Deputy Director for the Office of Library Services

“Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) Director Susan H. Hildreth announced today that she has selected Maura Marx to be the IMLS Deputy Director of the Office of Library Services. “I am delighted that Ms. Marx has accepted this position,” said Director Hildreth. “Maura brings a breadth of leadership experience and a depth of understanding about how digital technology is changing the role of libraries in the U.S. She will be a tremendous partner to guide IMLS programs and initiatives as libraries develop new business models to meet the ever changing information needs of the 21st century learner.”

via IMLS

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Dmitri Mehlhorn to Join Bloomberg Law as Chief Operating Officer

“Bloomberg today announced that Dmitri Mehlhorn has been named Chief Operating Officer of Bloomberg Law, the innovative real-time legal research system from the world leader in data and information services.  Mehlhorn will join Bloomberg effective October 8, and report directly to Bloomberg Law CEO Greg McCaffery. Mehlhorn has held high-level leadership positions in the legal, research and public policy sectors, including as a member of the executive committee of O’Melveny & Myers and as managing director of Global Research & Operations for Gerson Lehrman Group, where he launched a suite of successful products including several which involved partnerships with top law firms.  He most recently served as COO for StudentsFirst, which he helped grow to a 1.8 million member organization.”

via Bloomberg Law

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Elliott Shore Named ARL Executive Director

“The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) Board of Directors has appointed Elliott Shore as Executive Director of the Association, effective January 1, 2013. Dr. Shore is currently Chief Information Officer, Constance A. Jones Director of Libraries, and Professor of History at Bryn Mawr College in Pennsylvania.”

via ARL

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Greg McCaffery Named CEO of Bloomberg Law

“Bloomberg today announced that Greg McCaffery has been named Chief Executive Officer of Bloomberg Law, the innovative real-time legal research system from the world leader in data and information services. McCaffery most recently served as CEO and President of Bloomberg BNA, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bloomberg. Bloomberg acquired BNA, the legal and regulatory publishing company, on September 30, 2011. “Greg McCaffery is a strong, innovative chief executive who has done a stellar job leading BNA,” said Dan Doctoroff, CEO and President of Bloomberg. “He will now play a major role in driving Bloomberg Law.”

via Bloomberg Law Press Release

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