Michael Levine-Clark

Dean of the University of Denver Libraries

Michael Levine-Clark is Dean of the University of Denver Libraries, where he has worked in various positions since 1999. He currently serves in leadership roles in GWLA, WEST, and the Rosemont Shared Print Alliance. As a member of many publisher and vendor library advisory boards, he provides guidance about library and higher education trends. He helped found the open access journal Collaborative Librarianship, served as co-editor, and continues to serve on its editorial board. He served as co-editor of the 4th edition of The Encyclopedia of Library and Information Sciences and co-author of the 4th edition of the ALA Glossary of Library and Information Sciences. For his work on e-books and demand-driven acquisition models, he received the 2015 Harrasowitz Leadership in Library Acquisitions Award. He is widely published and has been invited to speak on six continents about academic library collections and scholarly communication issues.