Dr. Mary M. Somerville serves as University Librarian for
University of the Pacific Libraries in Sacramento, San Francisco, and Stockton,
Her leadership approach combines participatory design and action
research to co-create workplace learning systems, professional information
practices, and collaborative learning spaces. Informed action and interactive
evaluation are thereby catalyzed through robust information sharing
and inclusive knowledge creation, which progresses collective capacity.
For further information, read: Informed
Systems: Organizational Design for Learning in Action, published in 2015 by
Chandos Press, a subsidiary of Elsevier.