Staff Directory

Audrey Chapuis


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Audrey has worked in libraries for close to twenty years, including posts at Widener Library in the Harvard College Library system and the Pritzker Legal Research Center at the Northwestern University School of Law, where she was head of the Access Services department. She received her Master’s in Library and Information Science from the University of Illinois in 2006 and her ALB in Extension Studies, cum laude (English and American Literature and Language), from Harvard University. At the American Library in Paris, she served as Deputy Director, Assistant Director of Institutional Advancement, and Reference and Collections Librarian.
When you have possessed a book with mind and spirit, you are enriched. But when you pass it on you are enriched threefold. Henry Miller

Abigail Altman

Assistant Director

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Abigail is responsible for the Library’s collection, including the selection and acquisition of books, periodicals, and virtual offerings such as EBSCO, JSTOR, and OverDrive. She also oversees Member Services and the Library’s Special Collection and archive.
Human beings can lose their lives in libraries. They ought to be warned.
Saul Bellow

Nathalie Cousin

Administrative and Financial Manager

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Nathalie is in charge of Administration and Finance at the Library

Morgan Wurzburger

Advancement Manager

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Morgan manages the Library’s fundraising, sponsorship, and donor events.
There's never enough time to do all the nothing you want.
Bill Watterson

Catherine Olien

Programs Manager

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Catherine holds a PhD in Art History from Northwestern University. As Program Manager, Catherine oversees the Evenings with an Author speaker series, the Visiting Fellowship and Writer-in-Residence programs, book groups, and writing workshops.
Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.

Carolyn Lenske Dubol

Communications and Outreach Manager

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Carolyn is responsible for marketing, communication, and collaborates with community organizations for partnerships.
The shelf was filled with books that were hard to read, that could devastate and remake one's soul, and that, when they were finished, had a kick like a mule.
Mark Helprin

Celeste Rhoads

Children's & Teens’ Services Manager

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Celeste manages the Library’s activities and collections for children and young adults, and is happy to assist you in navigating the juvenile stacks
It is well known that reading quickens the growth of a heart like nothing else.
Catherynne M. Valente

Kirsty McCulloch Reid

Librarian- Children's and Teens' Services

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Kirsty assists in the Children’s and Teens’ Services department with programs, the collection, and the Library’s social media.

Those who don't believe in magic will never find it.
Roald Dahl

Bojan Kupirović

Librarian- Collections & Reference and Intern Coordinator

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Bojan is a librarian working in Reference, Collections, and Member Services.
When one door closes another opens.
Alexander Graham Bell

David Gonçalves

Assistant Librarian- Member Services & Collections

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A trained librarian, David assists patrons in Member Services.
Literature is the most agreeable way of ignoring life.
Fernando Pessoa

Kati Lewis

Member Services Assistant and Proctoring Coordinator

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Kati assists patrons in Member Services and also oversees the Library’s proctoring program.
She wasn't doing a thing that I could see, except standing there leaning on the balcony railing, holding the universe together.
J.D. Salinger

Elliot Rambach

Member Services Assistant

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Orlene McMahon

Member Services Assistant and Book Award Coordinator - Currently on Leave

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Orlene works at the Member Services desk and coordinates the Library’s annual Book Award. Born in Ireland, Orlene is a part-time film lecturer at the American University of Paris and the École normale supérieure.
Woke up this morning with a terrific urge to lie in bed all day and read.
Raymond Carver

Charles Trueheart

Book Award Administrator, Former Director of the Library