32nd Annual Charleston Conference Issues in Book and Serial Acquisition
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Diane Baden

Boston College Libraries
Head of Monographic Services

Diane Baden is Head of Monographic Services at the O'Neill Library, Boston College. She oversees a department responsible for the life cycle of all monographic formats, from acquisitions and copy cataloging through physical processing. She serves on the E-Books Task Force, which is charged with developing and implementing strategies for increasing the electronic content of the collection. Diane has been an active member of the project team responsible for BC’s role as a development partner for the Ex Libris Alma system, which went live in July, 2012. She served for many years previously as Associate Director at NELINET, a regional network, where she consulted to member libraries in the areas of technical services workflow, strategic planning, and automated systems. Diane received her MLS from Simmons College, a BA from Brooklyn College, and an MAT from Yale University.