Barbara K. Stripling

Assistant Professor, Syracuse University

Barbara Stripling is assistant professor of practice at the School of Information Studies at Syracuse University in New York. She is a member of AASL, the past president of ALA, and a former member of the ALA Executive Board and the ALA Council. Barbara received the President’s Award from the Arkansas Library Association in 2014 and the Distinguished Service Award from the School Library System Association of New York in 2012. Her recent articles include “Reimagining Advocacy for School Libraries” and “ ‘I’m an Expert’: School Libraries Build Enthusiastic Learners,” both included in the September/October 2014 American Libraries Digital Supplement “School Libraries Transform Learning.”