Newark Campus Director of Library Services Susan Scott
has announced her retirement effective November 30. As a
member of the Dean/Director’s cabinet at Ohio State
Newark and a valued leader at Central Ohio Technical
College, Susan’s direction of the library resources has
been an asset to the campus since 2008.
Susan’s career took her to Kent
State University and Denison University. Over the years,
Susan’s experience in teaching and journalism, combined
with her latter years’ experience in library management
and information science, provided a solid foundation for
her recent leadership role on our campus. She has
provided guidance to a staff of five and maintained high
quality library resources with an eye on current trends
for the benefit of students.
In 2009, Susan was the recipient of
the Jay Ladd Distinguished Service Award through the
Academic Library Association of Ohio (ALAO), the highest
honor awarded by the statewide organization. Susan’s
involvement in ALAO spans more than 15 years and
includes serving as past president among other
served on numerous committees during her tenure at COTC
and Ohio State Newark, including Ohio State Newark’s
Strategic Planning Steering Committee, COTC’s Strategic
Planning Council, the website redesign team, the portal
development team, and the Diversity Committee. She
has been directly involved in many student-focused
activities and has demonstrated a commitment to
enhancing our student-centered learning environment.
Additionally, Susan has published or co-authored several
books on topics such as the foundations of knowledge and
assessment for academic libraries.
join us in recognizing Susan’s accomplishments, showing
appreciation for her service and wishing her a
July 2, 2014 marks the 50th anniversary of the signing
Civil Rights Act of 1964. Come in to Warner Library
to check out a selection of resources on this historic
time. Materials on display are available for checkout.
Come see Newark Yes Club student art exhibit on display
in Warner Center Atrium until June 12th.
Warner Library joins libraries in schools, campuses
and communities nationwide in celebrating National Library Week, a time to
highlight the value of libraries, librarians and library workers.
Libraries today are more than repositories for books and other resources.
Often the heart of their communities, campuses or schools, libraries are
deeply committed to the places where their patrons live, work and study.
Libraries are trusted places where everyone in the community can gather to
reconnect and reengage with each other to enrich and shape the community and
address local issues.
Librarians work with elected officials, small business owners, students and
the public at large to discover what their communities needs are and meet
them. Whether through offering e-books and technology classes, materials for
English-language learners, programs for job seekers or those to support
early literacy, librarians listen to the community they serve, and they
Warner Library serves The Ohio State University at Newark and Central Ohio
Technical College by providing a full gamut of library resources and
services including but not limited to reference service, library
instruction, collaboration areas, interlibrary loan, reserves, laptop
computers, and database access.
First sponsored in 1958, National Library Week is a national observance
sponsored by the American Library Association (ALA) and libraries across the
country each April.
April is Sexual Violence
Come see a Sexual Violence
Prevention and Response resource
display in Warner Library
provided by Stephanie M. Hughes
Stephanie M. Hughes
Office of Student Life
Sexual Violence Prevention and
On display April, 2014 - July, 2014
The Ohio State University at Newark Ohio Native Heritage Archive display at
3rd grade student artwork on display in
Warner LibraryMarch 1st - March
Spring Semester, 2014
A regional campus faculty publications display
is on exhibit throughout Spring semester at Thompson Library. Come
see more than 75 published books and articles selected for display by
faculty members of Newark, Marion, Mansfield, Lima, ATI, and OARDC.