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.
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.
Stylish Creativity Vitals CURRENT POSITION System Operations and Training Manager Suffolk Cooperative Library System, Bellport, NY DEGREE MLIS, Long Island University, Brookville, NY, 2005 FOLLOW @eclasper Emily’s Notebook PALS Wiki Suffolk Library System Photo ©Sean McGinty Photography LLC Emily Clasper was four years into a Ph.D. in music history and theory—and a part-time employee at [...]
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 [...]