LINCOLN UNIVERSITY, PA – The Keystone Library Network (KLN) Council recently named Clevell S. Roseboro II, The Lincoln University’s Director of Libraries, to a three-year-term on its panel.
The Council provides leadership and governance to a consortium of 18 libraries, including the 14 Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education university libraries and the four state affiliate universities.
“I am honored to represent The Lincoln University, as a member of the council,” Roseboro said. “I am determined to advocate for the best interest of the network as a whole, as well as, offer operational perspectives unique to HBCU’S Academic Librarianship.”
The KLN maintains library catalogs of its members’ holdings through Pennsylvania Inter-Library Online Technology (PILOT), enables users at each library to simultaneously search a group of shared resources provided by the KLN as well as searches the individual library’s locally subscribed resources.
Founded in 1854, The Lincoln University (PA) is the FIRST of four Lincoln Universities in the world and is the nation’s FIRST degree-granting Historically Black College and University (HBCU). The University combines the elements of a liberal arts and science-based undergraduate curriculum along with select graduate programs to meet the needs of those living in a highly-technological and global society. Today, Lincoln, which enrolls a diverse student body of approximately 2,000 men and women, possesses an international reputation for preparing and producing world class leaders such as Thurgood Marshall, the FIRST African American U.S. Supreme Court Justice, Lillian Fishburne, the FIRST African American woman promoted to Rear Admiral in the U.S. Navy, Langston Hughes, the noted poet, Kwame Nkrumah, the FIRST President of Ghana, Nnamdi Azikiwe, the FIRST President of Nigeria and a myriad of others.
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