Mary J. Soucie named new North Dakota State Librarian

A new North Dakota State Librarian has been chosen. Kirsten Baesler, North Dakota Superintendent of Public Instruction, has hired Mary J. Soucie as the new North Dakota State Librarian. She begins January 6, 2014. Ms. Soucie, who has an ALA/MLS from Dominican University, has been the Director of the Three Rivers Public Library District in Channahon, Il since 2009. She has been a school librarian, an adjunct professor at Joliet Junior College, and a member and mentor for ILEAD USA. Feel free to welcome Mary in January!