Tod Colegrove

Tod Colegrove, Ph.D., MSLIS, is the Director of the DeLaMare Science & Engineering Library at the University of Nevada, Reno (UNR). He holds doctorate and masters degrees in physics, and a masters in library and information science with concentration in competitive intelligence and knowledge management. With fourteen years of entrepreneurial experience in high-tech private industry, he taught physics and astronomy courses for a number of years before joining forces with UNR Libraries – where since 2010 he has been actively working to catalyze change and enable the library to rediscover relevance in the communities it serves. The library has become an active and vital hub: a place where disciplinary boundaries fade as students, faculty and staff create synergies with the greater business and private community. Also known to dabble in social media, you can find him on Twitter, Facebook,, LinkedIn, and Google+.