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Future of the Research Library Speaker Series

Presented by the University of Maryland Libraries, the lecture series explores the role of a modern research library in a rapidly changing environment.  Invited speakers will inform, provoke, and otherwise engage our thinking in different and innovative ways. These free events are open to all members of the campus community and the general public.

Upcoming Event:


Presenter: Matt Barnes, Director of Sustainable Collection Services at OCLC

Date: April 26, 2017 (Wednesday)

Time: 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Location: McKeldin Library 6137 (Special Events Room)

About Matt Barnes

Matt has been working in the academic library community since 2002 and has held senior-level positions at Blackwell Book Services, ebrary, and ProQuest. He is particularly interested in transforming data into insights that help libraries advance their mission. Matt holds a MBA from Washington State University, a certificate in Business Analytics from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School, and a certificate of Database Management from the University of Washington.