Featuring:Tina Lerno, MLIS, Librarian I – Digital Content Team at Los Angeles Public Library
Tina Lerno is a librarian II and part of the Los Angeles Public Library’s Digital Content team where she is responsible for web content and design, with a focus on teen user needs. Tina produces the LAPL’s Career Conversations podcast. She is a native of Los Angeles, Ca. where she currently resides with her two children and her three cats.
Simone Fujita, MLIS, Bibliographer at the Getty Research Institute
Simone Fujita is an art librarian/archivist currently serving as Bibliographer for the Getty Research Institute's new African American Art History Initiative. She worked at Art Center College of Design for many years as Liaison Librarian and unofficial zine librarian. She created a large art and design zine collection at Art Center that was supported by ongoing programming, including an IMLS-funded series of zine-making workshops. In addition to art and zines, she is very interested in dogs, food, LA history, and the supernatural.