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Elliot Polak

Assistant Director for Discovery and Innovation - CMDS

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WORK: (313) 577-9415 FAX: (313) 577-6777

Elliot Polak joined Wayne State University in June of 2012 and is currently the Assistant Library Director for Discovery and Innovation responsible for providing leadership in the development of leading edge technologies aimed at enhancing the discovery and usability of library resources. Prior to joining Wayne State Elliot spent three years at Norwich University serving as the Head of Library Technology responsible for evaluating, maintaining, and implementing systems at Kreitzberg Library. In 2009 Elliot graduated from University of Wisconsin Madison with an MA in Library and Information Studies, and holds a BS in Information systems from California State University Northridge earned in 2007.