The University of Missouri (MU) has appointed Ann Campion Riley to the new position of vice provost for libraries and university librarian, effective July 1, 2017. Riley served as acting director of the MU Libraries from July 1, 2015, through June 30, 2017, after joining the libraries as associate director for access, collections, and technical services in 2007. She participated in the ARL Leadership Fellows program in 2011–2012. Riley succeeds Jim Cogswell, who retired July 1, 2016, after serving as director of libraries for 14 years.
For more information about Riley and her appointment, see the July 11, 2017, University of Missouri Libraries news release, “Ann Campion Riley Appointed Vice Provost for Libraries and University Librarian.”