32nd Annual Charleston Conference Issues in Book and Serial Acquisition
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Sandra Hirsh

San Jose State University
Professor and Director
San Jose, CA
Dr. Sandra Hirsh is Professor and Director of the School of Information at San José State University. Prior to joining the School as Director, she worked in the Silicon Valley for more than a decade at major technology companies: Hewlett Packard, Microsoft, and LinkedIn. As an industry user experience researcher, leader, and manager, she contributed to R&D research projects and influenced the user experience of web, mobile, and TV consumer products resulting in 1 U.S. patent and 4 patent applications. Her book, Information Services Today: An Introduction, was published in March 2015 by Rowman & Littlefield. She is the immediate Past President of ASIS&T and she is active in the American Library Association, currently serving on ALA Council and as Chair of the ALA Publishing Committee.