Rutgers University Libraries Welcome Elizabeth York as Electronic Resources Librarian
Rutgers University Libraries are pleased to welcome Elizabeth York as electronic resources librarian in Shared User Services, effective September 4, 2018.
In this position, Elizabeth will support the discovery and delivery of scholarly electronic resources, including activating and managing electronic resources in QuickSearch; ensuring the accuracy of database and electronic journal holdings; optimizing electronic resources for access by users on- and off-campus; investigating and troubleshooting technical and subscription-related access problems; and providing expert support to library users and staff.
“We are delighted to have Elizabeth join our team,” said Rhonda Marker, director of Shared User Services. “Her years of experience working with electronic library resources will help the Libraries bring e-journals, e-books, databases, and streaming media to our users more effectively using QuickSearch."
Elizabeth comes to Rutgers from Utah State University, where she is electronic resources librarian and cataloger. Previously, she was the electronic resources librarian on the faculty of the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma.
“I am very excited to be joining Rutgers University Libraries,” added York. “I look forward to managing the Libraries’ electronic resources and optimizing their discovery, access, and usage to better meet the needs of students and faculty across the university.”
Elizabeth has a bachelor’s degree in oboe performance from the University of Tulsa and a master’s degree in library and information science from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.