We are delighted to announce that Dr. Rebecca Green joined OCLC today as assistant editor, Dewey Decimal Classification. Most recently, Rebecca was an associate professor at the University of Maryland, where she had been a member of the faculty of the College of Information Studies since 1989. Her teaching and research interests include knowledge organization, database design, classification theory, knowledge representation, and linguistic applications in information retrieval.
Rebecca has a PhD and MS in Computer Science, and a PhD and MLS in Library and Information Services, all from the University of Maryland. She also has an MA in Linguistics from the University of California, Berkeley, and an AB, magna cum laude, in Music from Harvard University. Rebecca has authored over forty scholarly publications, and is an active member of the Association for Computational Linguistics and the International Society for Knowledge Organization. She also serves on the editorial board of Knowledge Organization.
Rebecca is based in the Dewey Editorial Office at the Library of Congress. Please join us in welcoming Rebecca to Dewey Manor!