Librarian of Congress Appoints Jennifer Meehan Director of Special Collections https://t.co/e7xdY7DE7F— Jill ONeill (@jillmwo) June 23, 2022
Jennifer Meehan, head of the Eberly Family Special Collections Library at Penn State University, has been named director of the Library of Congress’ Special Collections Directorate, effective August 1, 2022.
Meehan’s career spans over 18 years in academic and research institutions in positions of progressive responsibility including 14 years of management and leadership experience. She currently serves as head of the Eberly Family Special Collections Library at Penn State University.
Meehan previously served as associate director of the Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives and Rare Book Library at Emory University and has held positions at Yale University, the Smithsonian Institution and Virginia Tech.
Full text of the announcement with additional details is available here.