Dear Staff: Following the May Board of Trustees meeting, Kathy Walters, chair of the Board of Trustees, announced that the Board had approved a change to the University bylaws to appoint a staff member as representative to the Board. In…
Anne Rauh Promoted to Head of Collections and Research Services
Anne E. Rauh was recently promoted to head of collections and research services at Syracuse University Libraries, after serving in the role on an interim basis since April of 2019. In this position, Rauh reports to Associate Dean for Research Excellence Scott Warren.
As head of collections and research services, Rauh leads the Libraries’ department that provides research services, collection development, open scholarship services and subject liaison librarian services to the University campus.
In her tenure at Syracuse University Libraries, Rauh has facilitated several research initiatives, including the data purchase pilot program, the faculty research metrics challenge and the Scopus data cleanup to support the R1 University research goals. She also has oversight for the Libraries’ $12 million collection budget, in accordance with the Libraries’ collection philosophy and the University’s policies to support research, teaching and creative endeavors.
Prior to joining Syracuse University Libraries in 2011, Rauh acted as liaison librarian at the University of Wisconsin. She obtained her master’s in library and information studies from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.