Ken Varnum has been the Web systems manager at the University of Michigan Library since 2007, a position that involves all aspects of the libraries' websites. In his 17 years working as a technology librarian, he has served in a variety of libraries, including a small special library at the Open Media Research Institute in Prague, a large corporate library at Ford Motor Company, and a small academic library at Tufts University. He received his MLIS from the University of Michigan and a Master's of Russian and East European Studies. Prior to his postgraduate education, he received a BA from Grinnell College. His research interests include open source software, discovery environments, and personalized information delivery systems. Ken can be found on the Web at www.varnum.org/ and on Facebook, Twitter, and Google Plus under the username varnum. He writes occasionally about technologies and libraries on his blog, RSS4Lib.
Ken Varnum '89 to serve as the instructor for six-week facilitated Drupal eCourse
American Library Association
Chicago, Il., United States
January 11, 2013
Person Mentioned:Grinnell College
Ken Varnum '89
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