NITLE Shared Libraries

A select group of special advisors provides NITLE with feedback and perspective on the future of libraries and information resources in liberal education, especially regarding undergraduate teaching and scholarship and opportunities for cooperation and collaboration within and between residential liberal arts campuses.

Special Advisors

  • Vince Boisselle, Library Director at Hobart and William Smith Colleges
  • Mark Dahl, Director of Aubrey R. Watzek Library, Lewis and Clark
  • Richard Fyffe, Rosenthal Librarian of the College and Associate Professor, Grinnell College
  • Diane Graves, University Librarian & Professor, Trinity University
  • Tracy Mitrano, NITLE Fellow, Director of IT Policy and The Institute for Computer Policy and Law of Cornell University
  • Miriam Posner, Coordinator and Core Faculty, Digital Humanities Program, University of California, Los Angeles
  • Karen Schmidt, University Librarian and Professor, Illinois Wesleyan Universiy
  • Marsha Schnirring, Associate Vice-President for Scholarship Technology, Occidental College

Advisors help NITLE sift through the diverse needs of its member network to identify and prioritize actionable opportunities for small liberal arts college libraries. Their feedback influences the development of NITLE Shared Libraries and helps NITLE develop and maintain connections between libraries, emphasizing their pedagogical use and the larger ecosystem of national and international information resources.