Liz Deskins has worked 30+ years as a school librarian. She has taught in elementary, high school and college. Liz’s master’s degree focused on literature for children and young adults. She has co-authored two books with Dr. Christina Dorr: Linking Picture Book Biographies to National Content Standards: 200+ Lives to Explore (ABC-Clio, 2015) and LGBTQAI+ Books for Children and Teens: Providing a Window for All (ALA Editions, 2018). Her latest book, Content Area Collaborations for Secondary Grades, published by ALA Editions, will be out in November 2019.