Power of Professionals

Professionally managed school libraries boost student achievement.

Professional Teacher Librarians
boost student achievement

The power of a teacher-librarian

Teacher-librarians are experts in building on-line and print collections for students. They teach a love of reading, information literacy, understand curriculum and support classroom teachers.

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Library Technicians

Oakland’s Library Technicians hold either Masters degrees in Library Science Library Technicians or certificates in Library Science. Technicians keep school libraries open and accessible to students.

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Google can bring you back 100,000 answers. A librarian can bring you the right one.
Neil Gaimon
Children's author

Ann Mayo Gallagher Scholarships

Help us train more Teacher-Librarians for Oakland public schools.