CONUL ANNUAL CONFERENCE

Ivy Anderson

Interim Executive Director, California Digital Library

Ivy Anderson

Interim Executive Director, California Digital Library

Biography

Before coming to the CDL in December 2005, Ivy was Program Manager for E-Resource Management and Licensing at the Harvard University Library, where she developed and managed a shared licensing program on behalf of Harvard’s many libraries.

Prior to 1998, she held numerous positions at the Brandeis University Libraries, including Music Cataloger and Assistant Creative Arts Librarian, Reference Librarian, Head of Systems and Access Services, and Head of Information Systems.

Her career has encompassed some of the earliest developments in online library catalogs and systems, the development of standards for electronic resource management (including as a member and co-author of the Digital Library Federation’s Electronic Resource Management Initiative), the development of library licensing principles and standards, and support for transformation in scholarly communication.