kroski-e-2xEllyssa Kroski is the Director of Information Technology at the New York Law Institute and the blogger for OEDb’s iLibrarian, as well as a writer, educator, and international conference speaker. She has worked in various capacities to lead libraries and learners into the digital future at institutions like the Butler Library at Columbia University, Barnard College Library, Pratt Institute School of Information and Library Science, San Jose State University, Long Island University, the New York Law Institute, and as an award-winning editor with the American Library Association/Neal-Schuman Publishing.

Ellyssa has contributed to and been featured in many industry publications, including:

Ellyssa is the author of Web 2.0 for Librarians and Information Professionals, a well-reviewed book on Web technologies and libraries, and The Tech Set, a 10-book technology series that she created and edited. She is an active lecturer and speaker and is scheduled to appear at several conferences in 2013, including METRO in New York; the West Cork Literary Festival in Co. Cork, Ireland; and at AALL 2013 in Seattle.

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