May 22, 2022

Rand Simmons Named New Washington State Librarian

From the Washington Secretary of State:

Rand Simmons was chosen as Washington State Librarian effective January 16, 2013. Simmons has been Acting State Librarian since September 2010.

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Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.