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Treshani Perera

University of Kentucky
Head of Fine Arts Technical Services
Lucille C Little Fine Arts Library
Treshani Perera (she/her) is the Head of Fine Arts Technical Services at the University of Kentucky Libraries Lucille C. Little Fine Arts Library. Treshani provides original and complex copy cataloging for all formats and subject areas in the Fine Arts Library, oversees operations in cataloging, physical processing, and binding and preservation, and manages several special projects in the Fine Arts Library. Treshani has presented various critical cataloging webinars and workshops for We Here LLC, the Association of Recorded Sound Collections (ARSC), and the ARLIS-VRA Summer Educational Institute. Findings from her recent research in inclusive description can be found via doi.org/10.1080/01639374.2022.2093301
Treshani is an active member of MLA and was recently elected to serve as the Treasurer of MOUG. Treshani is also a member of the PCC Advisory Committee on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and the OLAC Cataloging Policy Committee. Treshani is the founding convener of the University of Kentucky Libraries Subject Headings Interest Group, an informal group making display decisions in place of problematic Library of Congress Subject Headings.