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Kathy RosaKathy Rosa is the director of the American Library Association’s Office for Research and Statistics. She holds an Ed.D. with an emphasis in instructional technology from the University of Houston, an MSLS from the University of Kentucky, and an MSE from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. Rosa draws on many years of experience working in a variety of libraries. She has taught information and technology skills in school and public libraries, as well as library and information science courses for graduate students. One of her current projects is serving as project director for the Digital Inclusion Survey, funded by a National Leadership Grant from the Institute for Museum and Library Services.

Kathy S. Rosa, Editor
Director, Office for Research and Statistics
American Library Association

Reporters should contact:
Macey Morales
Manager, Media Relations
American Library Association

The following ALA divisions and offices also contributed to this report.

  • American Association of School Librarians
  • American Libraries magazine
  • Association for Library Service to Children
  • Association of College and Research Libraries
  • Office for Accreditation
  • Office for Diversity, Literacy, and Outreach Services
  • Office for Information Technology Policy
  • Office for Intellectual Freedom
  • Office for Library Advocacy
  • Office for Research and Statistics
  • Office of Government Relations
  • Public Information Office
  • Public Library Association
  • Public Programs Office
  • Young Adult Library Services Association


American Library Association. The State of America’s Libraries 2015: A Report from the American Library Association. Kathy S. Rosa, ed. 2015.