Jami L. Jones

Associate Professor, East Carolina University

Jami Lynn Jones is associate professor in the Department of Information and Library Science at East Carolina University in Greenville, North Carolina. Her research focus is teen resilience and creativity. She is the creator of the Florida Association for Media in Education’s Amanda Award that recognizes school librarians who develop programs that build the self-esteem and resilience of teens. Her most recent book, coedited with Lori Flint, is The Creative Imperative: School Librarians and Teachers Cultivating Curiosity Together (Libraries Unlimited 2013).