Nickname: "Research Lady"
Superpowers: keyboard shortcuts, wearing cardigans, asking questions, snack drawer
Weaknesses: Stand-up comedy specials
Favorite Book: Beloved by Toni Morrison
Sidekick: Barky, the shorthaired pointer
Superpowers: extreme organization and tidiness, speaking in poetics, finding bargains on great books, creating research guides
Weaknesses: puppies and hazelnut coffee
Favorite Books: The Book Thief by Markus Zusak, A Separate Peace by John Knowles, and Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson
Superpowers: pulling articles from the void, robot wrangling, finding weird books, trivia
Weaknesses: puns, podcasts, Spoopy Season, Dirt Cheap
Favorite Book: Her Body and Other Parties by Carmen Maria Machado
Superpowers: finding old things, drinking coffee,
Weaknesses: early mornings and research binges
Favorite Music Artist: Taylor Swift
Catchphrase: "Your friendly neighborhood archivist."
Nickname: "Fairy Bookmother"
Superpowers: book buying, connecting you to online resources, knitting
Weaknesses: paywalls, tangled yarn, and craft store sales
Latest Read: Ruby Fruit Jungle by Rita Mae Brown
Superpowers: The Reference Interview! Balancing the Budget! Advocating for Libraries! Zoom Meetings!
Weaknesses: Cow Dairy Products are Kryptonite!
Catchphrase: "Point Yourself in a Direction, and You Will Eventually Get There"
Currently reading Mudlarking: Lost and Found on the River Thames
Nickname: The Librarian Barbarian
Catchphrase: "I have no idea what I'm doing but I'm having fun regardless!"
Superpowers: Making something from nothing, boisterous laughter, power of portmanteau (Power Point)
Weakness: Alliteration, alligators, all-nighters, all-you-can-eat
Favorite Book: Musicophilia by Oliver Sacks
Nickname: Gothic Raconteur
Catchphrase: "Have you tried restarting it?"
Superpowers: Computer repair, conjurer of last minute research articles, gatherer of gothic tales
Weakness: Early mornings, RPG's, binging horror stories
Favorite Book: The Magicians by Lev Grossman