March 11th, 1999
WVU’s Libraries have a new dean.
Provost Gerald Lang has named Frances O'Brien, who is deputy university librarian at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, to the post effective June 16.
O’Brien replaces Dr. Ruth Jackson, who left the post in December, 1998, after 10 years. Myra Lowe has served as interim since July.