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Penn State University Libraries

Organizational Chart

Dean

  • Barbara I. Dewey
    Dean, University Libraries and Scholarly Communications

Associate Deans, Senior Directors, Managers

Joe Salem
Associate Dean for Undergraduate and Learning Services

  • Access Services
  • Knowledge Commons (UP)
  • Library Assessment 
  • Library Learning Services
  • Student Engagement
  • World Campus
  • Commonwealth Campus Libraries:
    • Abington
    • Altoona
    • Beaver
    • Berks
    • Brandywine
    • DuBois
    • Erie
    • Fayette
    • Great Valley
    • Greater Allegheny
    • Harrisburg
    • Hazleton
    • Lehigh Valley
    • Mont Alto
    • New Kensington
    • Schuylkill
    • Shenango
    • Wiles-Barre
    • Worthington Scranton
    • York

Karen Estlund
Associate Dean for Technology and Digital Strategies

  • Application Development
  • Cataloging and Metadata Services
  • Center for Humanities & Information
  • Digital Library Strategies
  • Digital Preservation
  • Discovery and Access Strategies
  • Emerging Technologies Strategies
  • I-Tech
  • Liaison to Services and Solutions (ITS)
  • MediaTech
  • ScholarSphere
  • Publishing and Curation Services
  • Technological Infrastructure
  • Web Services

Anne Langley
Associate Dean for Research, Collections, and Scholarly Communication

  • Acquisitions Services
  • Collections
  • Copyright Services
  • Digital Scholarship
  • Grants Program
  • Preservation, Conservation and Digitization
  • Special Collections
  • UP Subject Libraries:
    • Architecture
    • Arts and Humanities
    • Business
    • Earth and Mineral Sciences
    • Education and Behavioral Sciences (PaCFTB)
    • Engineering
    • Life Sciences
    • Maps
    • News and Microforms
    • Physical and Mathematical Sciences
    • Social Sciences
    • Research Hub

Kimlyn Patishnock
Senior Director of Administrative and Financial Services

  • Comprehensive Financial Strategy
  • Business Office
  • Facilities
  • Financial Officer
  • Space Planning
  • Sustainability Initiatives
  • Public Relations and Marketing
  • Patrick Alexander
    Director, Penn State Press
  • Chris Avery
    • Center for Indigenous Knowledge (ICIK)
    • Global Initiatives
  • Robert Harris
    Manager of Human Resources
  • Nicole Hendrix
    Director, Development
  • Steve Hinckley
    Director, Dickinson School of Law Library
  • Rick Coons 
    Director Services and Solutions (ITS)
  • Gail Partin
    Director of Law Library, Dickinson Law
  • Cynthia Robinson
    Director, Penn State Hershey, Health Sciences Library
  • Ann Snowman
    • Statewide Outreach Training and Staff Development Strategies