Who We Are

We are library workers, educators, lawyers, activists, technologists, and researchers who believe that libraries must lend, preserve, and acquire knowledge in the service of the public good.


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Jennie Rose Halperin

Executive Director
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Michelle Reed

Research Manager
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Laura Crossett



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Research Fellow
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Former Community Fellow
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Policy Fellow
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Engelberg Fellow/Policy Fellow/Chair and Founder
Community Fellow
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Legal Fellow

Engleberg Center Staff

Michael Weinberg

Executive Director

Jason Schultz

Professor of Clinical Law

Katrina Southerland

Program Manager

Student Fellows

Founding Board Members

Coalition Partners

If you represent a nonprofit organization, library, consortium, community group, bookstore, or any other organization interested in lending support, please email us: info@libraryfutures.net