Deputy general director State Library Berlin
Reinhard Altenhöner (* 1963), acts as a deputy general director of the State Library Berlin / Prussian Heritage. The focus of its activities comprises digital services and the process reorganization with special regard to (meta)data management, digital archiving and strategic process management. Until 2015 he was responsible for the department „Information Infrastructure and Preservation“ in the Deutsche Nationalbibliothek (DNB), the national library of Germany. Based on his experiences in former positions in Bonn, Münster and Mainz he has expertise in IT-infrastructure, digital library services, preservation topics, data governance, project and strategy development and organizational restructuring. Of special interest to him are standardisation, data / data-interoperability, semantic technologies. He is member in different boards and scientific steering committees, he periodically publishes on different topics.