OCLC Global Council elections announced
It has now been announced that at the OCLC Global Council meeting, held April 10–12 in Dublin, Ohio, USA, the Global Council elected two new members to the OCLC Board of Trustees and a Vice President/President-Elect of Global Council for 2014–2015, and the delegate election results from OCLC regions around the world.
From the EMEA Region Ellen Tise, Senior Director, Library and Information Services, Stellenbosch University, South Africa was elected to the OCLC Board of Trustees. Ellen will begin a four-year term on the Board in November 2014. Anja Smit, University Librarian, Utrecht University, The Netherlands, was elected Global Council Vice President/President-Elect effective July 1, 2014.
OCLC member voting representatives elected the following individuals to the EMEA Executive Committee:
Amada Marcos Blazquez, IE Business School Library, Madrid, Spain
Ulf-Göran Nilsson, University of Skövde, Skövde, Sweden