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Each year, LJ shines a spotlight on a cohort of about fifty top changemakers who are transforming what it means to be a librarian.
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MOVERS & SHAKERS 2017: Change Agents

Advocates | Change Agents | Community Builders | Digital Developers | Educators | Innovators
Erik Berman
Emily Johansson
Katie Johnson
Jason Kucsma
Sophie Maier
Laura Rogers
Gina Seymour
Aiden Street
Laura Rogers

Laura Rogers

Children’s Library Associate
Richland Library, Columbia, SC

Richland Library’s Laura Rogers remembers a morning several years ago when her then young son was struggling to read the words on a cereal box: “He sighed deeply and put his head in his hands as he said, ‘I wish I could just read what that says!’” After he was diagnosed with dyslexia, Rogers struggled to find accurate resources about the condition. “I thought that it...

MOVERS ON THE MAP

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