Member of the Week: Namita Santra

Namita SantraNamita Santra is Head Circulation Librarian at Sunway University College in Selangor, Malaysia. Namita has been an ACRL member since 2008 and is your ACRL member of the week.

1. Describe yourself in three words: Curious, motivated, ambitious.

2. What are you reading right now? The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga

3. Describe ACRL in three words: Dynamic, innovative, engaging.

4. Why did you join ACRL? To keep up with the latest news, developments, and activities in the field of academic librarianship and to avail the opportunities for professional development offered by ACRL.

5. What do you value about academic or research librarianship? Their knowledge of information sources, expertise in searching for information and their constant effort to improve ways in which to reach the academics and scholars.

6. In your own words:Looking for innovative ways to reach out to the users – learning new approaches and  technologies to engage the net generation.


Editor’s Note: Are you an ACRL member? Would you like to be featured as ACRL Member of the Week? Nominate a colleague? Contact David Free at dfree{at}ala{dot}org for more information.