NLM Deputy Associate Director for Library Operations
I am pleased to announce that Dianne Babski has been selected as the Deputy Associate Director for Library Operations (LO). Dianne’s appointment begins April 22, 2013. Head of the MEDLARS Management Section in the Bibliographic Services Division in LO since 2008, Dianne first joined the MMS as a librarian in 2005. In these positions, she has played a leading role in many initiatives including NLM’s “Show off Your Apps” challenge, the NLM API committee, LO’s strategic plan on the Workforce of the Future, Year End Processing (YEP), and others. In previous positions, Dianne developed expertise in NIH peer review, workflow tracking systems, and bibliographic databases. She holds a Master’s in Information Management and a Bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of Maryland, College Park.
As the Deputy Associate Director for LO, Dianne will oversee the administration of LO including the budget, the NLM Associate Fellows Program, the LO Continuity of Operations Plan and represent LO and NLM to other organization such as the Association of Academic Health Sciences Libraries.
Associate Director for Library Operations
National Library of Medicine