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Michael Colford, Director of Library Services

Michael ColfordWith more than 25 years of experience in libraries and more ten years in library administration, Michael has a public service outlook with a technical services and collections background, specializing in networking, problem-solving, team building, visioning, and applying technology to traditional library services. The library services division includes branch services, public services, collections, technical and digital services, communications, exhibitions and programs, reference and instruction, youth services, and circulation.

Michael’s current interests include improving access to electronic and print information and maximizing discovery capabilities for library users.