John Law

Vice President of Discovery Services

As vice president of discovery solutions, John Law leads a dynamic team that builds information solutions aimed at getting librarians and end-users to their information "discovery moment" effortlessly. John was the visionary and development leader behind the ground-breaking Summon™ web-scale discovery service, providing instant access to the full breadth of a library’s collections.

For more than a decade, John has focused on improving the user experience for library patrons, conducting multiple studies analyzing researcher behaviors and the barriers to library resource access. He is a frequent and popular speaker at industry conferences, addressing topics related to technology, user-centered design and product development, both from a library market perspective and in relation to new product development practices.

John holds a Masters in Technology Management from Columbia University in New York City.