The “Views from the Penthouse Suite” video interviews are an important part of the Charleston Library Conference. Select speakers and attendees are invited to the Bridgeview Penthouse Suite of the historic Francis Marion Hotel, to discuss key topics and issues of concern to librarians and publishers.
Once again, this year’s 2019 Penthouse Suite interviews saw a diverse and informed group of “movers and shakers” happy to share their knowledge and expertise.
The first three of the interviews have just been released and include:
Other interviews to be released in the near future include:
- Trevor Dawes, Vice Provost for Libraries and Museums and May Morris University Librarian, University of Delaware Library
- Julien Roche, Director of Libraries, University of Lille
- Jasmin Lange, Chief Publishing Officer, Brill
- Eleni Lialiamou, Vice President, Product Management, Atypon
- Michelle Wu, Associate Dean for Library Services & Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center
And for the second year in a row the Penthouse Suite interviews will include three winners of the Charleston Conference Up & Comer awards.
This year’s interviews feature 2018 award winners Allyson Rodriguez, Coordinator of E-Resources at University of North Texas Libraries; Sandy Avila, Science Librarian at University of Central Florida Libraries and Paolo P. Gujilde, Asst. Head of Acquisitions at Northwestern University Libraries.