Davis Library, Health Sciences Library, Staff

Appointments: Government Information Librarian and Clinical Librarian

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Library is pleased to announce two recent appointments.

Reneé Bosman, Government Information Librarian, at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Reneé Bosman, Government Information Librarian, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Renée Bosman began as Government Information Librarian in Davis Library on September 1.

Renée will provide strategic planning, vision, and overall management for the UNC Library’s collection of more than two million federal, international, and U.S. state documents, and for the Library’s microforms collections. She will serve as subject librarian for government and international agency information, and will provide research services to faculty, students, and scholars.

In this position, she will serve simultaneously as the Regional Federal Depository Librarian for North Carolina. She will work with other federal depository librarians in the state, will participate in meetings of the Federal Depository Council, and will provide leadership in various forums regarding the Federal Depository Library Program.

Renée was most recently Reference Librarian for Government and Public Affairs and Reference Collection Coordinator at the James Branch Cabell Library of Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond.

She holds a B.A. in linguistics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and an M.S.L.S. from UNC’s School of Information and Library Science.

Contact Renée at renee@unc.edu or (919) 962-3816.

Sarah Towner Wright joined the Health Sciences Library on August 1 as Clinical Librarian and Graduate Medical Education Specialist.

Sarah will provide information and education services tailored for medical residents at UNC Hospitals and those who teach and work with them. She will provide expert searching, as well as education and training about information discovery, retrieval, and management.

Sarah was most recently a user services librarian at the Health Sciences Library, where she has also served as Information Services Librarian. She has held positions as Director of Information Management and Clinical Pediatrics Librarian for the UNC Department of Pediatrics; Manager of the Medical Library at the Virginia Hospital Center in Arlington; and with the George Washington University Medical Center in Washington, D.C., and the National Agricultural Library in Maryland.

She holds a B.A. in music performance and French education from the University of Richmond and an M.L.S. from the University of Pittsburgh.

Contact Sarah at wrightst@med.unc.edu or (919) 966-7332.