Staff profile: Mari Vihuri

June 2, 2016

OCLS is pleased to announce the appointment of Mari Vihuri as Acting Project Manager of the Colleges’ eBook Consortium Project.

Mari joined OCLS in July 2015 as the eBook Project Coordinator and e-AODA Research Associate, and has been closely involved in overseeing the Ontario college libraries’ initiative to develop a consortial solution for ebooks. During her time at OCLS, she has taken leadership roles in a variety of collaborative projects, including implementing a new search interface for ebooks, analyzing usage data, designing a marketing campaign, and investigating technical criteria for evaluating the accessibility of eresources.
Mari has been working in academic libraries since 2009. Prior to joining OCLS, she worked at OCUL Scholars Portal, the Gerstein Library at the University of Toronto, and the McGill Library. She has strong technical skills, and is passionate about making library technologies and services more usable and accessible.