İlkay Holt is Director of Libraries at Özyeğin University in Istanbul, Turkey. She holds a master’s degree in library and information science and an executive MBA. She started her career at Koç University in 1999 and joined Özyeğin University in 2008. She is currently a Steering Committee Member of ANKOS (Anatolian University Library Consortium) and coordinates the License Group within the consortium. She is also the Editor for Turkey within E-LIS: Eprints in Information Science. Her areas of expertise include electronic resources management, open access and institutional repositories, and information literacy. Her special interest is the application of Web technologies into library services.