The library is pleased to announce the faculty appointment of Dr. Katherine Arndt as Alaska & Polar Regions Bibliographer and Curator of Rare Books. Many of you know Kathy through her work in the manuscripts and archives unit of APR, or through her accomplishments as an historian of Russian America. Kathy brings a deep knowledge of Alaska history, APR collections, and the international scholarly community to this position. Her exceptional talents make her uniquely qualified to assess and build APR's research collections. Please welcome Kathy to her new role as Assistant Professor and APR Bibliographer!