We are honored to announce that Sue Polanka has agreed to be the next Dean of Libraries at Appalachian State University effective September 13, 2021.
Since 2018, Sue has served as University Librarian at Wright State University. Sue brings to Appalachian 3 decades of library experience along with a strong record of publications, presentations and public service. We are excited about the future under Sue's extensive leadership.
A special thank you to Interim Dean, Paul Orkiszewski for providing strength and continuity during challenging times for our libraries. Paul will return to his role as Associate Professor and Lead Acquisitions Librarian.