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National Library Week 2024: Ready, Set, Library!

Ready, Set, Library! National Library Week: April 7 - 13, 2024

Celebrate at the Library

Ready, Set, Win Prizes!

About National Library Week

Get to Know Us!

Meet some of the library workers who make the library work and celebrate National Library Workers Day with us on April 8!

Alec, Professor, Department Chair

headshot of Alec

Years at Metro State: 15
Currently Reading: Lessons in Chemistry by Bonnie Garmus
Did you know… Alec and his spouse have a collection of over 340 board games!

Beth, Dean of the Library

selfie of Beth holding a book while standing in front of a window

Years at Metro State: almost 6
Currently Reading: The Fraud by Zadie Smith
Did you know… Beth is learning Swahili!

Chris, Interlibrary Loan Technician

Close up photo of Chris in front of a body of water, wearing a life vest

Years at Metro State: 22
Currently Reading: A Mother's Reckoning by Sue Klebold
Did you know… Chris has three kidneys!

Debbie, Library Operations Manager

Debbie standing on a city sidewalk

Years at Metro State: 1
Currently Reading: All This Could Be Different by Sarah Thankam Mathews
Did you know… Debbie’s been to 120 Tori Amos concerts across 27 states and 2 Canadian provinces!

Jennifer, Librarian and Professor

selfie of Jennifer in front of a bookcase

Years at Metro State: 20
Currently Reading: Bicycling with Butterflies by Sara Dykman
Did you know… Jennifer hiked the Appalachian Trail end to end and her trail name was Jitterbug!

Nancy, Circulation Technician

Nancy posing on the floor with a book while wearing a cow costume

Years at Metro State: 15
Currently Reading: The House of Hidden Meanings by RuPaul
Did you know… Nancy once caught a chipmunk in the air, using tongs!