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May 15, 2019

Claire Stewart MLIS ’99, the associate university librarian for research and learning at the University of Minnesota Libraries, is the new dean of libraries at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. At Minnesota, Stewart is responsible for the education and research support programs of the libraries and operational services within 10 library facilities.

Prior to working at Minnesota, Stewart held several positions at Northwestern University over a 21-year period, including director of the Center for Scholarly Communication and Digital Curation and head of Digital Collections. Stewart holds a Bachelor of Arts in English literature with a minor in humanistic studies from St. Mary's College and a Master of Library and Information Science from Dominican University.

Read more: UNL names new dean of campus libraries