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Member: John Law

Universal Learning Centre – John Law

Universal Learning Centre – John Law

As Vice President of Discovery Solutions, John Law leads a dynamic team that builds information solutions aimed at getting librarians and end-users to their information “discovery moment” effortlessly.  John was the visionary and executive leader for the ground-breaking SummonTM web-scale discovery service, providing instant access to the full breadth of al ibrary’s collection.

For more than a decade, John has focused on improving the user experience for library patrons, conducting multiple studies analyzing researcher behaviors and the barriers to library resource access.  He is a frequent and popular speaker at industry conferences, addressing topics related to technology, user-centered design and product development, both from a library market perspective and in relation to new product development practices.

John holds a Masters in Technology Management from Columbia University in New York City.