32nd Annual Charleston Conference Issues in Book and Serial Acquisition
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Ruth Fischer

Sustainable Collection Services
Contoocook, New Hampshire
Ruth was born in Washington, DC. She graduated from Earlham College with a B.A in American Frontier History and she holds a Masters in Education from Penn State. For many years prior to the start of SCS, Ruth was one of the R's in R2 Consulting, analyzing library workflows, organizational structures, and management strategies. Throughout the 1990s, she was a key contributor at YBP Library Services in the design and implementation of approval plans, cataloging and shelf-preparation services, profiling decision support tools, and GOBI. Ruth has two grown children; an artist and an engineer.