Podcast: Anne Seymour, New Welch Director

Submitted by Alonzo LaMont on Tue, 03/25/2014 - 12:00pm

Our new Director offers her thoughts on issues pertinent to the Welch Library, and provides observations about the direction of the Library as we move forward.

Timeline: 

0:46 ---- Introduction

1:25 ---- What attracted you to the Position of Director for the Welch Medical Library?

3:56 ---- As health science libraries move forward in this ever-changing information world, what do you see as the most fundamental issues the Welch Library must address?

8:35 ---- From your experience at the University of Penn Libraries, have you seen any similarities between that system and the Johns Hopkins library system?

11:01 ---- Based on on what you've seen since you started, what do you think your biggest challenge(s) will be?

12:53 ---- What can the Hopkins community look forward to as the Welch Library moves forward? 

13:25 ---- Have you been able to venture out into Baltimore City? (FYI: she's keeping her Baltimore crab cake rating a secret)

 

Alonzo LaMont

alonzo@jhmi.edu