Not Your Grandmother's Librarian


Photo of Ingrid Adams by Kyle CassidyPhoto of Ingrid Adams by Kyle Cassidy

Photographer Kyle Cassidy attended the American Library Association's Midwinter Meeting and took portraits of the librarians in attendance. As Slate said in a story on the pictures, the were few “humorless, shushing curmudgeous” in attendance. From  Brooklyn to Escondido, the librarians in his series are fighting budget cuts and understaffing to provide tools and access to knowledge.