Ann K. Symons

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Symons was nominated in recognition of her contributions to advocacy, access, intellectual freedom and services to the LGBTQ community. One of the most prominent school librarians nationally and internationally, she was among the first advocates for library service to LGBTQ communities. Her career has been marked by tireless service and lasting contributions to the profession and to the American people.

Awards Won

Title Year
ALA Honorary Membership 2017 - Winner(s)

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