Andy Ritter

Head of Library Systems
Library Systems

Job Responsibilities

  • Develops strategy and tactics for the ongoing use of technology in the library environment.
  • Plans and coordinates purchase of new equipment, computers, specialized peripherals for library.
  • Serves as an active Library Integrated System (Alma) Administrator and Primo Administrator.
  • Appraises current systems, their capabilities, and how the library can react to new features and options both within and between existing platforms.
  • Assist in coordinating and compiling research and metrics related to specific library requirements in addition to comparative data for peers.
  • Campus liaison with campus technology units.
  • Participation in UW System Shared Services governance and working groups.
  • Supervise IS Comp Sr. and E-Discovery and Web Services Manager Librarian.

Subject Areas of Interest

  • Architecture
  • Computer Technology
  • English Literature
  • Film Studies
  • Internet Applications and Web Site Design
  • Modern Art

Selected Projects

Education

  • Master of Library and Information Science – University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee
  • Bachelor of Arts, English & Film Studies – University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee

Professional Affiliations

Selected Publications & Presentations