Gene Springs

Collections Strategist

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Thompson Library
1858 Neil Ave Mall RM 350B Columbus, OH 43210
 614-292-2342 Download vCard

Standing “O”vation Award Recipient FY20
Reflecting University Libraries’ values and advancing its strategic directions

Gene Springs is collections strategist and assistant professor at The Ohio State University Libraries. In this role, Gene leads the dynamic collections program area across University Libraries, including all collection development and collection management activities.


  • M.S., Library Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • B.A., English, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Areas of Interest

  • Collection Strategy
  • Collection Management
  • Data in Libraries
  • Shared print initiatives
  • Succession Planning

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Committees and Service

  • Management Committee
  • Cooperative Information Resources Management (CIRM) Team, OhioLINK
  • Collection Development Officers/Electronic Resources Officers, Big Ten Academic Alliance
  • Collection Management Section, Association for Library Collections & Technical Services