University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee

Alumni Awards Evening

William Kopycki

  
MLIS `00 from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee; MA Arabic Studies (Language and Literature) william`96 from the American University in Cairo; BA Arabic and Islamic Studies `92 from the American Islamic College, Chicago, IL

Field Director, Library of Congress, Cairo, Egypt

William serves as a crucial link between the Middle East and the United States as Field Director for the Cairo Office of the Library of Congress. As the largest library in the world, the Library of Congress seeks to collect and disseminate information from all over the world. Being an expert in his field, William has taken on numerous appointments as special consultant and trainer for libraries around the world.