Jeffrey DiScala is an assistant professor in the Darden College of Education at Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia. He received his MLS and PhD in school librarianship from the University of Maryland. Prior to obtaining his doctorate, he was a middle school librarian in Prince George’s County, Maryland. His research interests include school librarianship; professional teacher development; and the intersection of information, technology, and education policies. He served on the AASL Urban Schools Task Force and the ESLS Community of Scholars.