Congratulations to Sarah Houghton (aka Librarian in Black)!!!
We will let this Marin Independent article provide you with the details but I wanted to offer a shout out to our friend and colleague, Sarah Houghton (who many of you know as the Librarian in Black) on being named the new director of the San Rafael (CA) Public Library.
It goes without saying that with Sarah at the helm, the San Rafael Public Library will be a place (if not THE place) the entire library world looks to for not only vision but real world examples of 21st librarianship.
San Rafael should be commended for putting such a passionate and hard working advocate for libraries, librarians, access to information, and privacy in charge of their library.
Now, details about Sarah Houghton’s new job from the Marin Independent.
About Gary Price
Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.