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Ivy Anderson

California Digital Library
Associate Executive Director
Ivy Anderson is the Associate Executive Director and Director of Collection Development at the California Digital Library (CDL), where she oversees a broad range of shared collections activities on behalf of the ten campuses of the University of California system. Before coming to the CDL in December 2005, Ivy was Program Manager for E-Resource Management and Licensing at the Harvard University Library, where she developed and managed a shared licensing program on behalf of Harvard’s many libraries. Prior to 1998, she served as Head of Information Systems at the Brandeis University Libraries. Ivy holds a B.A. in music from New York University and an M.L.S. from Simmons College. Before acquiring her library degree, Ivy pursued doctoral studies in music history and theory at Brandeis University. Between October 2015 and May 2016, Ivy also served as Interim Executive Director of the CDL.