Dennis Clark visit (Associate University Librarian for Public Services at Virginia Commonwealth University)
Monday, March 18 @ 10 AM – lecture for campus community/library stakeholders in the auditorium. To discuss “Re-imagining Library Services.”
Dennis T. Clark is Associate University Librarian and Associate Professor at Virginia Commonwealth University, the largest research university in Virginia. At VCU, he is involved in the design of a $50 million library addition, reimagining the library service model as well as invigorating outreach efforts. Prior to his current appointment, he was Head of Public and Research Services at Texas A&M University Libraries, where he earned tenure in 2010. In addition, he has extensive experience as a music librarian, including positions at Vanderbilt University, where he was Director of the Wilson Music Library and Samford University. At Vanderbilt, he co-founded the Global Music Archive, a streaming repository of traditional music, and conducted field work and recording in Uganda. He remains an advisor to the Archive. He serves on the editorial board of Public Services Quarterly and he has published on the evolving roles of library services and technology in Library Hi-Tech and Performance Measurement and Metrics among others. He holds the MLIS from The University of Alabama and a bachelor’s degree in music from Samford University.