The Library's collections reflect the University's dual mission as research institution and liberal arts college.The Library is now in a complex transitional phase, as it goes through a re-organization process, as it tries to balance print and electronic resources, and as it tries to provide services to users both on and off-campus.The Libraries at Boston College view providing research and information support services as a fundamental element of our mission to our faculty, students, and staff, and to scholars everywhere who access our collections and resources.
It is the largest public research library in New England with collections of over 6 million books and 11 million other items. Mann Building of the Newton Free Library opened to an appreciative public in 1991.
Customers make nearly 600,000 visits to the library each year and borrow 1,400,000 items.
Nick is a Term Member of the Council on Foreign Relations in New York, the Honorary Secretary and a board member of the Singapore Venture Capital and Private Equity Association, a former board member of the U.
S.-ASEAN Business Council, a member of the World Economic Forum’s Working Group on Local Capital Markets Integration, and a member of the global Kauffman Society for venture capital.
He first joined GA in 2002 in New York and moved to Singapore to co-found GA’s ASEAN office in 2011.
During his time at GA, Nick played a key role on many innovative investments for GA including leading the firm’s first investment in Southeast Asia (Garena), working on its most successful investment to-date in India (Genpact, NYSE: G), and co-leading its first investment in cloud computing (Quality Technology, NYSE: QTS).
He received an MBA from Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business in 2007, where he was an Arjay Miller Scholar and co-led the MBA exchange program with Tsinghua University in Beijing.
Individual Library Visits Organized Library Tours Public Libraries Academic Libraries Special Libraries School Libraries Law Libraries Medical Libraries Business and Finance Libraries Government Libraries Art Libraries Music Libraries Delegates will be offered the opportunity to tour a variety of libraries in Boston and the surrounding area on Wednesday Afternoon, Thursday Morning and Afternoon.
Traditional library services are bolstered by a vibrant literacy project and a dual-agency outreach program.
Brown University is one of the oldest universities in the United States.
The 91,000 square foot red brick building holds collections totaling 400,000 books and audio visual items, and there are 32 pcs providing high speed internet access.