Wenli Gao is the Head of Collections Strategies & Services at University of Houston where she provides vision, leadership and strategy for collections management. She researches and implements new collections and assessment services and strategies in response to emerging developments, and provides a big picture view of collections expenditures and trends to help articulate impact on faculty and students. Wenli has presented various topics at ALA, ACRL, ER&L and NASIG conferences.
Before coming to the UH Libraries, Wenli earned a Master of Library Science from Syracuse University, and an MS in Communication Media Technologies from Rochester Institute of Technology. She previously worked at SUNY Morrisville and University of Central Oklahoma.