Dartmouth College has appointed Susanne Mehrer dean of libraries, effective December 1, 2016. Mehrer is currently deputy librarian of Cambridge University Library in Cambridge, England. At Dartmouth, she will succeed Jeffrey Horrell, who retired June 30, 2016, after 11 years as dean of libraries. Jennifer Taxman, associate librarian for user engagement and technologies, is serving as interim dean of libraries until December.
For more information about Mehrer and her appointment, see the July 13 Dartmouth news release, “Susanne Mehrer Named Dartmouth’s Dean of Libraries.”