Elizabeth Burns

Assistant Professor, Old Dominion University

Elizabeth Burns, PhD, is an assistant professor in the Darden College of Education and Professional Studies at Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia. A longtime member of AASL, Elizabeth served as a member of the AASL Standards and Guidelines Editorial Board, chaired the task force that curated the revised Advocacy Toolkit, and is chair-elect of the Educators of School Librarians Section of AASL. Her primary research area is school library education. She has published in a variety of education and library journals, including Phi Delta Kappan, School Library Research, School Libraries Worldwide, Knowledge Quest, and Teacher Librarian.