David Lewis

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David W. Lewis, Dean Emeritus of the IUPUI University Library

Mr. Lewis retired after 42 years working in academic libraries of all sorts.  He spent his last 24 years at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis where he was Dean from 2000 to 2018.  He is currently the co-PI on a Mellon funded project, “Mapping Digital Scholarly Communications Infrastructure.”  He has published over 50 articles and book chapters.  His book Reimagining the Academic Library was published by Rowman & Littlefield in 2016.  In 2018 he was named the ACRL Academic/Research Librarian of the Year.