Walker Library

About the Dean

Ms. Bonnie Allen joined MTSU's Walker Library March 1, 2012. Distinguished as an international leader in the integration of the library and information sciences, Ms. Allen formerly served as the dean of libraries at the University of Montana, Missoula. Ms. Allen currently serves as a member of the Online Computer Library Center (OCLC) Global Council and on the editorial board of Collection Management for Haworth Press.

In addition to a bachelor's degree in fine arts and a master's in library and information science from Indiana University in Bloomington, Ms. Allen earned an M.B.A. at Portland State University. Her broad experience in library management and visionary leadership in meeting the needs for education information in a world of emerging technologies significantly contributes to MTSU's commitment to the pursuit of excellence in scholarship. Contact the dean at 615-898-2772 or Bonnie.Allen@mtsu.edu.