IGI Global, an international publishing company specializing in applied research publications on all aspects of information technology management, is proud to announce that one of its authors, Sue Polanka, has been named a Mover and Shaker 2011 by Library Journal. Movers and Shakers 2011 celebrates 50 emerging leaders from around the world and within the library field who are innovative, creative, and making a difference to move our libraries ahead. They were nominated by their friends and colleagues.
Ms. Polanka is an editorial advisory board member and book editor for IGI Global’s Advances in Library Information Science (ALIS) book series. Her upcoming publication, E-Reference Context and Discoverability in Libraries: Issues and Concepts, is highlighted in the inaugural issue of IGI Global’s ALIS newsletter. E-Reference Context and Discoverability in Libraries: Issues and Concepts provides an in-depth analysis of the issues faced by librarians as we move into a future with electronic content and full-text interfaces, and offers solutions to help vetted reference sources remain an integral part of the research process.
As a recruiter of top talent in the library field, IGI Global feels privileged to be able to collaborate with Ms. Polanka and wishes to congratulate her on her recent mark of distinction. It is quite an honor to be named a Mover and Shaker by Library Journal!
You can read more about the Library Journal Movers and Shakers 2011 in the March 15 issue of Library Journal, available at www.libraryjournal.com.
Leah was appointed Executive Director of the Charleston Conference in 2017, and has served in various roles with the Charleston Information Group, LLC, since 2004. Prior to working for the conference, she was Assistant Director of Graduate Admissions for the College of Charleston for four years. She lives in a small town near Columbia, SC, with her husband and two kids where they raise a menagerie of farm animals.