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John Law

Serials Solutions
Vice President of Discovery Solutions

As vice president of discovery solutions, John Law leads a dynamic team that builds information solutions aimed at getting librarians and end-users to their information "discovery moment" effortlessly. John was the visionary and development leader behind the ground-breaking Summon™ web-scale discovery service. He continues to direct its progress, along with other discovery solutions including 360 Link and 360 Search, fueling adoption worldwide.

For more than a decade, John has focused on improving the user experience for library patrons, conducting multiple studies analyzing researcher behaviors and the barriers to library resource access. He is a frequent and popular speaker at industry conferences, addressing topics related to technology, user-centered design and product development, both from a library market perspective and in relation to new product development practices.

John holds a B.S. in systems engineering from Michigan State University, and a Masters in Technology Management fromColumbia University in the City of New York.