University Librarian John Unsworth Speaks about Building Partnerships for the Hathi Trust

The Coalition for Networked Information (CNI) has released videos of its Fall 2016 membership meeting. UVA Dean of Libraries John Unsworth—part of the Executive Management Group of the Hathi Trust Research Center (HTRC)—was one of the featured speakers in a … Continue reading

UVA Librarian John Unsworth Speaks about the Mission of Libraries in Radio Podcast

In a podcast recorded for the August 22 Sunday Morning Wake-Up Call on WPVC 94.7, UVA Dean of Libraries John Unsworth speaks with host Sean McCord (UVA Library AV & IT Systems Engineer) about his life in academia, about UVA’s … Continue reading

UVA Welcomes new Librarian John Unsworth!

The University welcomes John Unsworth, who begins his first full week as university librarian and dean of libraries today, June 27. Unsworth returns to the university where he earned his Ph.D. in English in 1988, and served from 1993–2003 as … Continue reading

Chronicle of Higher Education Features Incoming University Librarian and Digital Humanities Pioneer John Unsworth

UVA’s own incoming librarian John Unsworth is one of several librarians moving into new positions featured in the June 19 Chronicle of Higher Education article “3 Librarians Bring Skills in Preservation and Technological Innovation to Their New Top Roles.” Citing … Continue reading

Incoming University Librarian John Unsworth Talks to Cavalier Daily

In an April 20 article in the Cavalier Daily, the newly appointed University Librarian and Dean of Libraries, John Unsworth, sketched out some areas of interest he will be addressing when he assumes his duties in June. Unsworth says he is looking forward … Continue reading

John M. Unsworth Chosen as University Librarian and Dean of Libraries

The Library is pleased to announce that John Unsworth has been selected as the university librarian and dean of libraries at the University of Virginia. Unsworth is currently at Brandeis University, where he has been vice provost, university librarian and … Continue reading