New Manager for Collections and Information Services joined.
Ms. Gordana Latinovic-Rauski has joined the KAUST Library team as the new Manager, Collections and Information Services effective 27th August 2018.
Gordana has over twenty years of professional and leadership experience in many areas of librarianship and was the Head Librarian at Abu Dhabi Petroleum Institute, now part of Khalifa University of Science and Technology in the UAE. She has held various professional positions at Higher Colleges of Technology in the UAE, Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Simon Fraser University and University of British Colombia in Canada. Gordana holds Masters Degree in Library and Information Studies from University of British Colombia and Bachelor of Arts in Linguistics and Education from University of Novi Sad, Republic of Serbia. She has completed many leadership and professional development programs from leading international organizations and she has been actively participating and presenting in leading library professional networks and associations.
As part of KAUST library team, Gordana will manage team of professionals and provide leadership to research support, collection development, information services, acquisitions, resources access, public services and library trainings in strengthening library’s mission to support KAUST’s academic, research and innovation aspirations.