Arlington Town Manager Sandy Pooler has announced the appointment of Anna Litten as Arlington’s new Library Director, effective September 19.

In her role as Library Director she will oversee operations at both the Robbins and Fox Branch Libraries, including budget, policies, collections management, and services. She has been the Assistant Director since 2018 and prior to that the Branch Manager for the Fox Library.

Ms. Litten has overseen some of the most successful library programs including Arlington Reads Together, the annual community read program, and the Civic Engagement Series. In addition, she recently coordinated the redesign of the library website.

The Arlington Libraries Foundation is thrilled to continue working with Ms. Litten on our mission to enhance library facilities, services and programs by securing and stewarding gifts, grants and endowments to provide essential funds toward the library’s current and long-term goals. Congratulations!