Heather Gendron is Head of the Sloane Art Library and Library Assessment Coordinator at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. At UNC, Heather co-teaches the Art and Visual Information Management course for the School of Information and Library Science (SILS). She has served in several leadership roles within Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA), including as a member of the Executive Board, as Chair of the Professional Development Committee and Education Subcommittee, and as a peer reviewer for Art Documentation. Heather has published and presented on an array of topics, including artists’ studio archives, competency standards for art information professionals, competency standards for academic librarians, and the research processes of artists and designers. Previously, Heather was Head of the Art & Architecture Library at Virginia Tech. She holds a BFA in Visual Arts from Purchase College (SUNY) and an MLIS from The University of Texas at Austin.