LAC Coordinating Committee

The OhioLINK Library Advisory Council Coordinating Committee (LACCC), with the OhioLINK Executive Director, coordinates the ongoing efforts of the Library Advisory Council (LAC – see Governance and Committees) to cooperatively and cost-effectively acquire, provide access to, and preserve an array of print and digital scholarly resources; to efficiently share the collections among member libraries; and to host access to digital content that advances teaching, learning, and research.
Carolin Sterling
Interim Library Director, Central State University; Chair LAC

Carolin Sterling has served as the Interim Library Director of the Hallie Q. Brown Memorial Library at Central State University since 2014. She is also serving as Reference/Systems librarian and is responsible for...

BethAnn Zambella
Director of Libraries, Denison University

BethAnn Zambella has served as Director of Libraries at Denison University in Granville, Ohio since July 2013. Zambella provides strategic vision for the library and collaborates with faculty and administrators to transform scholarship and teaching. Previously, she was Director of the High...

Aimée deChambeau, Ph.D.
Dean, University Libraries, University of Akron

Aimée deChambeau is the Dean of the University of Akron Libraries, a position she has held since June 2017. Aimée has extensive experience in library...

Katie Blocksidge
Director of Library

Katie Blocksidge is the Library Director at The Ohio State University, Newark's John L. and Christine Warner Library and Student Center.

Xuemao Wang
Dean and University Librarian, University of Cincinnati Libraries; Past LAC Chair

Xuemao Wang is the Dean and University Librarian of the University of Cincinnati Libraries, a position he has held since August 2012. Prior to working at UC, he was the Associate Vice Provost of University Libraries at Emory University from 2009 through 2012. He also held positions at Johns...

Gwen Evans
Executive Director, OhioLINK

Gwen Evans is the executive director of OhioLINK, Ohio’s academic library consortium. Serving 118 member libraries, OhioLINK provides unparalleled academic content to Ohio students, faculty and citizens.

Evans previously served as the director of Special Projects at the Ohio Technology...

Damon Jaggars
Vice Provost and Director, University Libraries

Damon E. Jaggars is Vice Provost and Director of University Libraries, where he provides leadership for one of the nation’s leading academic research libraries. He previously served as interim vice provost and university librarian at Columbia and has significant experience supporting the...