Sarah Carrier (MSIS '08) has accepted the position of research services coordinator for the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book and Manuscript Library at Duke University. In this position, Carrier will oversee and manage the public services desk and the reading room of the Rubenstein Library to ensure an efficient and effective operation that fosters a strong customer service orientation and facilitate access to the collections for faculty, students and researchers. She will also train colleagues and students on circulation and materials management tools and other systems and ensure that queries and requests are dealt with in a timely manner.
Carrier holds a BA in German and International Studies from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a Master of Science in Information Science from the School of Information and Library Science. She has been in Acquisitions as an order specialist for Humanities since Nov. 2012. Carrier has worked for UNC Libraries for over 10 years in different capacities, starting as a student assistant. She also worked for the School of Information and Library Science as a research assistant. She has extensive experience with metadata and MARC, OCLC and the integrated library system Millennium.
Carrier will begin her new duties at the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book and Manuscript Library -Research Service Department on Monday, January 6th.