FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
THURSDAY, JANUARY 27, 2011
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
201-291-1111, ext. 1-5122
BERKELEY COLLEGE APPOINTS MARLENE DOTY AS
VICE PRESIDENT, LIBRARY SERVICES
Berkeley College is pleased to announce the appointment of Marlene Doty as Vice President, Library Services. In this role, she leads the continued development of library resources and services that provide a contemporary means of information delivery and integration of information literacy throughout the College experience.
“Ms. Doty is aprogressive thinker who has led the Berkeley College library system to the forefront of technology,” said Glen Zeitzer, PhD, Berkeley College Provost. “She is dedicated to acquiring the resources and services our students need to excel.”
Ms. Doty served as Director, Library Services, from 2001 through 2010. She previously held the positions of Library Director, New Jersey, and System Coordinator of Library Technology; and Director, Learning Resources Center, New Jersey. She served the New Jersey Library Association Executive Committee as Academic Member-at-large from 2002 to 2004. In 2001, she received the Associate of the Year award from the Garret Mountain Campus.
Ms. Doty has planned and designed new campus libraries; developed the Berkeley College Online campus library; and coordinated renovations throughout the New York and New Jersey locations.
She holds an MS in Library and Information Science from Pratt Institute in New York and a BA from William Paterson University in Wayne, NJ. She also holds certificates from the New Jersey Department of Education as an Educational Media Specialist, Professional Librarian and Elementary School Teacher.
A leader in business education for 80 years, Berkeley College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and enrolls nearly 9,000 students — including more than 800 international students — in its Baccalaureate and Associate degree programs. The Collegehas four New York locations —Midtown Manhattan, Lower Manhattan in the Wall Street area, Brooklyn, and White Plains. And in New Jersey there are four locations —Woodland Park, Paramus, Woodbridge, and Newark. Berkeley College Online also offers full degree programs. Programs are offered in more than 20 career fields. The website address is www.BerkeleyCollege.edu.
Photo Caption: Berkeley College has appointed Marlene Doty as Vice President, Library Services.
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