OCLS Appoints Thomas Guignard as Director of Services
OCLS is pleased to announce the appointment of Thomas Guignard as Director of Services, effective May 24, 2016.
As the College Libraries eBook Consortium Project Manager since 2013, Thomas is well known to the Heads of Libraries and Learning Resources (HLLR) and the college library staff, and regarded for the consensus building style he has brought to the eBooks project. In addition to his strong project management and customer service skills, Thomas has over 6 years of academic library leadership, management and strategic planning experience from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL) Library where he served as Head of Collection Development and Academic Support. He is highly technically literate, and is particularly interested in the emerging library technologies that are having an impact on the college libraries and OCLS’s services. Thomas is fluent in English and French, holds a MSc in Engineering, a PhD in Acoustics and is poised to complete his Masters of Library Science in the Management of Library and Information Services from the University of Aberystwyth in Wales.