William H. Walters

Director/O'Malley Library, Library

William H. Walters, Executive Director of the Library, has served in faculty and staff positions at Cornell University, St. Lawrence University, Menlo College, Millersville University, and the Providence VA Medical Center.  He holds a PhD in sociology (demography) from Brown University and is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals.

William's research interests include scholarly communication, academic librarianship, collection development, assessment, and nonprofit management.  His work has appeared in nearly 40 journals including those of the Royal Geographical Society, the American Library Association, the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, the Medical Library Association, the Association for Information Science and Technology, the Gerontological Society of America, the American Institute of Biological Sciences, and the Regional Science Association International.

William has taught economic geography, empirical research methods, and cartography.  He serves on the editorial boards of Portal: Libraries and the Academy and the Journal of Academic Librarianship and has been a consultant to the Oberlin Group, the Oklahoma Disability Study, the Sociometrics Corporation, and The City University of New York.

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