Melissa Spohn

Melissa Spohn

Acquisitions, Serials & Electronic Resources
Head, Acquisitions And Serials, Professor
Campus:
Kent
Office Location:
University Library, Room 370
Contact Information
Phone:
330-672-1682
Fax:
330-672-4811

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provides leadership for all aspects of acquiring and managing physical resources and e-content
  • Ensures fiscal accountability for library materials acquisitions and expenditures
  • Maintains close working relationships with the Head of Collection Development, subject librarians, and the Librariesā€™ Budget Office
  • Establishes departmental priorities and goals to ensure effective workflows and outcomes in a positive, productive and efficient work environment
  • Investigates and promotes new and progressive acquisitions models in collaboration with the Head of Collection DevelopmentĀ and subject librarians
  • Establishes and maintains effective relationships with vendors