Claire Stewart is Associate University Librarian for Research and Learning at the University of Minnesota Libraries. Her portfolio includes the education and research support programs of the Libraries and operational services within library facilities. She leads staff who provide general and specialized information services, including discipline liaisons and functional specialists responsible for programmatic engagement in research, teaching, and learning on campus. Prior to her arrival at Minnesota in January 2015, Claire held several positions at Northwestern University over a 21-year period, including directing the Center for Scholarly Communication and Digital Curation and serving as Head of Digital Collections. Claire served as copyright specialist at Northwestern and was a campus lead for repository services, digital media services and digital preservation.