Annette LeClairTitle: Head of Technical Services
Phone: (518) 388-6631
Annette LeClair is Head of Technical Services at Schaffer Library, which includes the Acquisitions, Cataloging, Continuing Resources, and Digital Services units. She has master’s degrees in librarianship from the University of North Carolina and in English from the University of Virginia. Before coming to Union College in 1990, she held library positions at Dickinson College and the University of North Carolina, and she has taught a number of courses as an adjunct instructor in the graduate program in Information Studies at the University of Albany.
LeClair has published, served as a consultant, and presented conference papers on a wide range of topics related to technical services management. Her literary research on 19th century authors has also resulted in numerous presentations, and her work on Jane Austen has been published by the Modern Language Association as well as the Jane Austen Society of North America.
Her current professional interests are focused on metadata and digitization projects, on enhancing access to Union’s unique cultural resources, and on staff development to meet changing needs for library technical services.