Thomas Eadie 1987-1992
Thomas “Tom” Eadie (1941- ) received his Bachelor of Arts (1968) and Master of Arts (1971) in Philosophy from Queens University. He then attended the University of Western Ontario and graduated in 1972 with a Master of Library Science degree.

Between 1972 and 1974 Eadie served as Librarian for the Information and Orientation Division at the University of British Columbia. In 1974 he became the head of the Collection Development Department of the Dana Porter Library at the University of Waterloo, where he remained until 1987.

Eadie served as the University Librarian at Mount Allison University from 1987 to 1992.  While at Mount Allison, he served on numerous committees, including the Labour Management Committee, the University negotiating team for faculty contracts, the Senate-Board Library Committee, and the Computer Steering Committee.

Eadie left Mount Allison to accept the position of Director of Libraries at the University of Calgary, where he remained until 1997. He was then appointed as the University Librarian at Trent University. In addition to his Librarian position, he was the Director of Information Services from 1997 to 2003. In 2003, he was appointed for another three years as University Librarian. Upon retirement in 2006, Eadie remained in Peterborough, Ontario and is now a Senior Partner at The Associates, a library consulting group, and a sessional lecturer in the Faculty of Information and Media Studies at the University of Western Ontario.

Photograph cropped from Mount Allison Archives, Information Office fonds 8805/6/5/63