ACRL Arts Section Member News – Transitions

Sha Towers was recently promoted to Associate Director of the Central Libraries at Baylor University, while continuing his roles as the Director of Research and Engagement, Liaison to Art and Theatre, and Curator of the Baylor Book Arts Collection.




Olivia Miller is now the Arts and Humanities Librarian at UMASS Dartmouth. She is looking forward to getting to know the faculty and letting them get to know her. And is excited about the transition.



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Support Fellow Arts Members at Annual 2012!

Support your fellow Arts members at Annual 2012 by attending their presentations! Below are the ones that we’ve received so far:

Maryke Barber will present the Poster Session: “From Blockbuster and Netflix to the Academic Library: Classifying Films by Genre,” Session I: Saturday, June 23, 11am-12:30pm Table 11

Scott Petersen will be screening two of his documentaries on Sunday, June 24: Scrabylon (8:00 – 9:00 a.m.), and The Renaissance of Mata Ortiz (9:00-10:00 a.m.). More information is at: