Louise Lankau is the school librarian at Summer Creek High School in the Humble ISD in Harris County, Texas, and an adjunct reference librarian at the Kingwood Library, part of the Lone Star College System. She was the 2014 recipient of the AASL Information Technology Pathfinder Award. In 2006 she was named by Humble ISD as the District Secondary Teacher of the Year. In 2008 Kingwood College honored Louise with the Adjunct Teaching Excellence Award. She is a member of AASL and the Texas Library Association.