Please join me in welcoming Fred Pond to the library staff. Fred started on January 4th as the Access Services Coordinator, a long term temporary position. Fred’s duties include assisting Michele LaRose with overseeing the department; Fred will work evenings and weekends from 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. (Sunday through Wednesday.) Fred brings many years of professional experience to VLS including time at the biomedical libraries at Dartmouth and UVM. Fred holds undergraduate degrees in English and Library Science from Johnson State College and a masters degree in library science from SUNY Buffalo.