LJ’s Career Insights reaches out to our Movers & Shakers and asks about key moments in their careers. Lynn Yandell, who led the installation of a green energy system at Fayetteville Public Library in Arkansas, is one of our change agents.
Some thoughts from 2012 Mover & Shaker Carrie Banks on her career.
Many of LJ’s 2012 Movers and Shakers come from academic libraries and other research institutions. Among the honorees are: Community Builders Michele Burke Chemeketa Community College Library JP Porcaro Guarini Library, New Jersey City University Joshua Finnell William Howard Doane Library, Denison University Advocates Andrea Davis Dudley Knox Library, Naval Postgraduate School Cheryl Rowan […]
The 53 innovators identified redefine recession-busting If you had been in LJ ’s offices the first week in March, you could have walked the length of one long white wall covered with 11″ x 17″ color blowups of the 21 Movers & Shakers who made it to our photo shoot at the American Library Association’s […]
Welcome to the 2012 Movers & Shakers. For 11 years now, LJ’s Movers & Shakers has been spotlighting librarians and others in the library field who are doing extraordinary work to serve their users and to move libraries of all types and library services forward. They hail from all corners of the library world. They’ve been nominated by their colleagues, friends, bosses, and just plain admirers. We know there are many more Movers out there, making libraries better and taking them into the future.
Edgy Library Girl Vitals CURRENT POSITION Teacher-Librarian Myrtle Grove Middle School, Wilmington, NC DEGREE MLS, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC, 2007 FOLLOW @jenniferlagarde Library Girl School Library website Photo ©Sean McGinty Photography LLC You may know Jennifer LaGarde as one of the winners of the 2011 Carnegie Corporation of New York/New York Times American Library […]
Branching Out Vitals CURRENT POSITION Assistant Systems Administrator Arapahoe Library District, Englewood, CO DEGREE MA/MSLS, English and Library/Information Science, Catholic University of America, Washington, DC, 2002 HONORS Auraria Library Excellence in Research and Creative Activities Award, 2008, 2011 FOLLOW @ninermac Mile High Librarian Photo ©Sean McGinty Photography LLC Six weeks into her new job with […]