Chuck Jones is the New Tombros Librarian for Classics and Humanities
Charles E. (Chuck) Jones has joined Penn State as the Tombros Librarian for Classics and Humanities, the position formerly held by Daniel Mack. Chuck is a leader in the field of digital scholarship, and will provide guidance and support for instructional and scholarly initiatives in the Humanities in general, and in the ancient world in particular. Trained in Assyriology, Elamite, and in Mesopotamian and Iranian history, Chuck has had a distinguished career providing bibliographical services to researchers and students at the Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago, the American School of Classical Studies at Athens, and the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World at New York University. He has authored, edited, or managed numerous on-line discussion groups and blogs for the dissemination of digital information on the ancient Near East and the ancient old world more widely, including Abzu: Guide to Resources for the Study of the Ancient Near East Available on the Internet, ANE List, The Oriental Institute Online, and the Ancient World Online.