WHERE: Thompson Library, 1858 Neil Avenue Mall, 43210
The Ohio State University Main Campus
*CO-ASIS&T visitors should come to the Library classroom, Room 150A Thompson Library, where a brief overview of the Thompson Library project will be presented by Wes Boomgaarden, beginning at 6:00 p.m.
This will be followed by a tour of the Thompson Library building.
RSVP with Patricia Furney, Program Chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org
Presenter Wes Boomgaarden
Wes Boomgaarden is Associate Professor and Preservation Officer at the University Libraries at The Ohio State University. In 2000 he was appointed as the Thompson Library Renovation Officer, a position he has held, in addition to his preservation management duties, through the end of the Thompson effort in late 2009. Prior to his appointment at Ohio State in 1984, Wes served on the staff of Macalester College Library, the Minnesota Historical Society Library and the New York Public Library. He has written extensively on library materials preservation management, and teaches that course at the Kent State University School of Library & Information Science program in Columbus.We will also take this opportunity to honor two special past officers of CO-ASIS&T: Betty Sawyers and Ted Morris.We look forward to meeting at the Thompson Library on Friday, December 4th!Central Ohio Chapter