Person

Darby Malvey

Darby Malvey is a School Library Media Specialist at Clayton Middle School and High School in Clayton, New Jersey. Darby has served in positions with the NJ Association of School Librarians as well as the New Jersey Library Association, where her area of focus continues to be building bridges between school and public librarians and advocating for the value of New Jersey's Library Media Specialists.
Journal article

Without foundations, we can't build: information literacy and the need for strong school library programs

This paper, written from the perspective of a school, public, and academic librarian, discusses why school librarians are essential - not only for the K-12 students, but for information professionals and users of information everywhere.