Von- June

Von works out regularly at the gym and occasionally—with a little  prodding—poses shirtless for photos, but he is in fact a PhD candidate  doing research on the history of the Filipino history book at the  University of Toronto’s Faculty of Information, where he is affiliated  with the Collaborative Program in Book History and Print Culture.   Von  is also a licensed librarian in the...
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Steve- July

Steve is a reference librarian and professor in Chicago. He has published on usability and Library 2.0 and he tinkers with Web design and programming. He got his MLS at Indiana University where he also received an MA in Communication and Culture. Before jumping into the Library world he was a produce guy at Whole Foods. As a result Steve is 80% organic but he is uninterested in giving up Captain...
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Trevor- August

Trevor is a public services librarian in an academic library on the East Coast.  Originally from Jamaica (yah mon!)  he moved, with his family, to New York at age 13.  An avid traveler and consummate entertainer (at home), when not surrounded by books in the library, Trevor loves to cook and bake.  Maybe you’ll be invited to his home for dinner some time….
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Josiah- September

Josiah is one part Grendel, one part philosopher, one part giddy school girl.  His body is a laboratory, not a temple.  He takes a lot of late-night walks.  He collects sound recordings of everyday things.  He is overly trusting.  He believes there is no art higher than friendship. Raised in North Carolina, Josiah received a B.A. in Psychology and his M.L.S. from the School of...
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Damon- October

Damon is from Chicago and has been working in libraries for eleven years.  In his spare time, he likes to exercise, listen to music, and bake.  Sometimes, he does these all at the same time.
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