Susanne Clement is the Director of Collections for the UNM Libraries – a position she has had since May, 2015. In this role she oversees the collections policies, management, budget and allocations, and she also negotiates licenses and contracts with publishers and information providers. At UNM she is also the library liaison to the Department of History. She has been in charge of libraries and library collections for more than 20 years (special and academic libraries) and has also worked as head of cataloging and overseen assessment programs. She is an active researcher having published one book (Collection Development in a Changing Environment: Policies and Organization for College and University Libraries
, several book chapters and peer reviewed articles. She has been on the editorial board of Collection Management
since 2011 and assumed the co-editorship of this journal in 2016.