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Library and Academic Technology Home: About Us

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Message from the Dean of Library & Academic Technology

Faculty, Students, Staff and Community:

Welcome to the website and online home of Miller Library and Academic Technology! Here we strive to stimulate and enrich the intellectual life of Washington College by providing a suite of services supporting your academic endeavors. In doing so, we hope to prepare you for a lifetime of learning and discovery.

Our library is a vibrant and active place for learning, research, and study. You will find librarians, library staff, educational technologists and digital media specialists, as well as quantitative and academic skills specialists available to assist you with your information and academic needs. In addition to providing research guidance, librarians will teach you research skills that will empower you to navigate the information universe successfully. And, the Academic Technology staff will help you to stay abreast of ever-changing technology that is essential to teaching and learning. The library is a space, both physical and virtual, where you can stretch your mind and expand your intellectual and creative abilities.

To the students, faculty, and staff of Washington College, I invite and encourage you to explore the rich resources and services provided by our library and academic technology group.  I hope you will find it a comfortable, inviting, and inspiring place to fully utilize our outstanding resources.

To assist us in our continued growth and relevancy, please feel free to share your thoughts with us in person when you visit the library or by email.

Sincerely,

Dr. Ruth Shoge

Dean, Library & Academic Technology

Meet Dr. Ruth Shoge