Vice President of Product Management, ProQuest
Katie Birch is Vice President of Product Management at ProQuest. She has responsibility for products related to literature, arts, music, performing arts and ProQuest’s K-12 products. Prior to joining ProQuest in January 2019, Katie was the Executive Director of Resource Sharing at OCLC. Katie has worked with libraries all over the world throughout her 20-year career.
The good news: academic research is expanding beyond the traditional boundaries of scholarly journals and Western-based sources to include multimedia formats, open access, text and data mining, and the inclusion of diverse and global voices. The not-so-good news: Scholars, faculty and students are required to sort through an enormity of scholarly content in databases, archives and an endless array of online sources. That’s where the library comes in. In this session, you’ll learn how libraries can support their institution’s […]