is the International Center for Information Management
Systems and Services (ICIMSS) Director.
She was a member of the Library Council serving the Ministry of Culture, and a
member of the Scientific Communication Section of the Polish Academy of Sciences.
In 1999 - 2001 she served as a jury member of the ICT Stories Project created by the World
Bank (Washington) and InfoDev (International Institute for Communication and Development -
The Hague) for assessing information technology projects in South America, Africa, Asia and
Eastern Europe. In 1993-1999 she was the Deputy Director of the Nicholas Copernicus
University Library in Torun, responsible for its computerisation and modernisation. She
was also an initiator and a member of Steering Committee "Coalition for Library with Horizon"
and a member of the Organising Committee for the Polish National Union Catalogue (NUKAT).
In 1994 she was invited to participate in a historical meeting of library and information
services specialists "From Assistance to Co-operation - an Investment for the Future",
organised in Strasbourg by the Directorate XIII of the European Commission and the
Council of Europe to discuss the development of information in Central and East European
countries, and to start co-operation with non EU member states. Ivolved in a number of
EC-projects from such programmes as TEMPUS, IVFP, VFP, VIFP, Leonardo da Vinci, and eContent
programmes through such projects as: DEDICATE, CULTIVATE-CEE, DELOS-CEE, EXPLOIT, MINERVA,
EURIDICE, Training on Stage, eMapps.com, MICHAEL-author of some 80 papers; editing and
teaching experience. Delivered number of papers on national and international conferences
(among others: Vilnius, Bielefeld, Washington, Strbskie Pleso, Szombathely, Prague,
Budapest, Trieste, Los Angeles, Berkeley, Philadelphia, Zagreb, Sofia) and run several
sessions (among others in Vilnius, Budapest, Amsterdam).