University of Pennsylvania Director of Libraries to Retire

Carton Rogers, Vice Prevost and Director of Libraries for the University of Pennsylvania, has announced that he will retire at the end of the year. Rogers first began work at Penn Libraries in 1975 and held various positions including director of information processing, when he led an initiative to digitize some of the library’s vast resources. He was named director in 2004. Rogers leaves behind a legacy of transformation and modernization. Read more about his long career at the Daily Pennsylvanian.

Lucy Davis is the Digital Media Coordinator for the Mid-Atlantic Regional Center for the Humanities. She studies public history at Rutgers University, Camden.