Lively Librarian is Shannon Distel. Misfit. Librarian. Chicagoan. Traveler. Speaker. Social Media Trainer. Proud Mom of an MSU college student.

Shannon is a frequent presenter and trainer on topics relating to social media, small business marketing, business branding, library research and resources for the job seeker. Shannon received her Masters Degree in Library and Information Science from Dominican University and attended the University of Oxford for a post graduate seminar on International Librarianship. Currently Shannon is the Business and Specialty Services Manager at a public library near Chicago. She manages a terrific group of staff in four service areas including Business Services, the ESL/Literacy Office, Genealogy, Senior Services and the reading and computer rooms at the Senior Center.

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