Laura Savage

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, MS

Laura Savage is a librarian of four years at the Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College in Perkinston, Mississippi. She received her MLIS with a certificate in Archives and Special Collections at the University of Southern Mississippi in 2016. In college, her work was in a public library and the digital lab of a special collection. Her current work includes teaching information literacy to students, assisting in research, and creating community outreach programs. She was part of teams awarded grants to initiate the Peer-to-Peer Reading program and Listen Up! Listenwise to Improve Listening Skills. Currently, she is a resident of the Mississippi Gulf Coast where she takes kickboxing classes and spends any other free time with her dog and cat.