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Barbara Dewey

Penn State University
Dean, University Libraries & Scholarly Communications
Barbara I. Dewey is Dean, University Libraries and Scholarly Communications at Penn State University. Previously she was Dean of Libraries, University of Tennessee, Knoxville. She has also held several administrative positions at the University of Iowa Libraries including as Interim University Librarian. Prior to her work at Iowa she held positions at Indiana University’s School of Library and Information Science, Northwestern University Libraries, and Minnesota Valley Regional Library in Mankato, Minnesota. She is the author or editor of seven books, and has published articles and presented papers on research library topics including digital libraries, technology, user education, publishing, fundraising, diversity, organizational change, and human resources.