Dr. David Levy

 

 

Information Specialist to Speak in Lupton Library Series

Professor and author Dr. David Levy will examine information management in the 21st Century with the presentation "Documents and the Search of Stable Ground," in the second annual Lupton Library Lecture Series on Tuesday, May 27, 7 p.m. in the Dorothy Hackett Ward Theatre in the UTC Fine Arts Center.

Levy, a professor in the Information School of the University of Washington, holds a Ph.D. from Stanford University in computer science and a diploma in calligraphy and bookbinding from the Roehampton Institute, London. For fifteen years he was a researcher at the Xerox Palo Alto Research Center (PARC). He is a co-author of the National Research Council report, "LC21: A Digital Strategy for the Library of Congress." His book, Scrolling Forward: Making Sense of Documents in the Digital Age (Arcade) was published in November, 2001.

This event is open to the public, and admission is free.

For more information about the Second Annual Lupton Library Lecture Series, please call Steven Cox, Special Collections Librarian, at (423) 425-2186.