Staff Directory

Audrey Chapuis

Director

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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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In charge of collections and reference, including the selection and acquisition of books, periodicals, and virtual offerings such as EBSCO, JSTOR, RBdigital, and OverDrive.
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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In charge of Administration and Finance

Pauline Lemasson

Strategic Partnerships Manager

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Responsible for institutional outreach and membership development, collaborates with community organizations for partnerships.
If there's a book you really want to read but it hasn't been written yet, then you must write it.
Toni Morrison

Morgan Wurzburger

Advancement Coordinator

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Morgan supports all aspects of advancement, including development, fundraising, and membership
There's never enough time to do all the nothing you want.
Bill Watterson

Celeste Rhoads

Children's & Young Adults’ 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

Assistant Children's and Teens' Services Librarian

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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

Assistant Collections Librarian

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

Kati Lewis

Library 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

David Gonçalves

Library Assistant

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

Orlene McMahon

Library Assistant

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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