Elizabeth Geesey Holmes

Librarian Henry E. Eccles Library
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Elizabeth Geesey Holmes joined the U.S. Naval War College in 2015 as the library head for infrastructure and content. She manages the selection and acquisition of library resources in all formats, including creating metadata for the library's catalog and discovery layer. Previously, she served as the librarian at Partridge, Snow & Hahn from 2007-15, as the cataloging services librarian at the University of Georgia Law School from 2001-07 and as the head of copy cataloging and database management at Harvard Law School from 1997-2001. Her areas of expertise include collection development, cataloging, metadata, library systems, acquisitions, and legal research and resources.

Professional Highlights


Head, Infrastructure & Content


Director of Library Services

Partridge, Snow & Hahn, LLP., Providence, RI
Provided library and research services to attorneys, paralegals and staff.

Cataloging Services Librarian

University of Georgia School of Law. Alexander Campbell King Law Library, Athens, GA
Head of department responsible for cataloging and providing metadata for all library resources.

Head of Copy Cataloging and Database Maintenance

Harvard Law School Library, Cambridge, MA


M.S., University of Rhode Island, 1992, Library and Information Studies

M.A., College of William and Mary, 1993, History

B.A., Lafayette College, 1987, History

C.V. or Resume

External Memberships and Associations

Federal Library and Information Network (FEDLINK)
Library Leadership Working Group Committee Member

American Library Association / Library Leadership & Management Association
Technical Services and Systems Committee Member

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