Kerri Goergen-Doll Appointed as Interim Associate University Librarian at Oregon State University

Kerri Goergen-Doll accepted an appointment in January as Interim Associate University Librarian at Oregon State University Libraries and Press. She will continue to provide high-level oversight of the Resource Acquisition and Sharing Department within the library while she is serving in this interim role. Goergen-Doll joined OSU Libraries and Press in 2005 as an On-Call […]

Mark Watson appointed as interim Dean of the University of Oregon Libraries

On June 10 the University of Oregon announced that Mark Watson, associate dean for research services, UO libraries, has been named interim dean of UO libraries. Watson has worked in various capacities in the UO libraries since 1986, including stints as interim head of UO science libraries and co-interim dean of libraries. He will begin […]

Portland State Announces New University Librarian

Following a national search, Portland State University has appointed Marilyn Moody, dean of the library at Boise State University, as PSU’s new University Librarian. Moody replaces PSU’s last University Librarian, Helen Spalding, who retired in 2010. Lynn Chmelir and Adriene Lim each served a year in the position on an interim basis. Moody’s first day […]

New people and new exhibits at Portland State U Library

PSU Library recently welcomed Karen Bjork as our new Digital Initiatives Coordinator. Karen is working to improve and grow our institutional repository, PDXScholar. Emily Ford recently started as Assistant Professor and Urban and Public Affairs Librarian, a position she held in the interim for several months. This spring, the library has a few new exhibits, […]

New faculty at Portland State Library

We have some new faces and titles at Portland State library! Plus we’ve said goodbye to some old friends. Tom Raffensperger, formerly our Assistant University Librarian for Public Services, is now Library Director at Westfield State University in Westfield, Massachusetts. Michael Bowman is serving as Interim AUL for Public Services until a new candidate is […]