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Kate Pitcher

SUNY Geneseo and Open SUNY Textbooks
Library Director
Kate Pitcher is Head of Technical Services & Collection Development at the State University of New York (SUNY) College at Geneseo, where she is also a member of the library’s publishing team and chair of the scholarly communications team. At SUNY Geneseo, she worked in reference, instruction, government documents and as Web Development Librarian before her appointment as Head of Technical Services. Technical Services is a seven person team, and in addition to acquisitions, cataloging and special collections, this unit leads much of the implementation of Scholarship and Publishing Services at Milne Library. Kate serves as Project Manager for Digital Thoreau http://digitalthoreau.org/, and provides management of the publishing projects including Open SUNY Textbooks. Kate received her M.L.S. from the University at Buffalo. Kate’s previous experience includes reference services at The New York Public Library and the Rochester Public Library.