Karen Qualey is Media Center Director at Hubert Olson Middle School in Bloomington. This is her sixth year as a library media specialist. Karen has previous library experience at the Children’s Literature Research Collections at the U of M and as a substitute Librarian for the Carver County Public Libraries. She received her MLIS from St. Catherine University. She is interested in the impact technology is having on teaching and learning and advocates for the integration of information literacy skills into the school curriculum. Karen is a member of the “Technology” focus area.