Norma Drepaul received her BA from Texas A&M Commerce with a double major in English and Spanish Literature. She received her Master’s Degree in Library Science from the University of North Texas. For the last ten years, Norma worked as the Emerging Technologies Librarian at Lone Star College-North Harris, in Houston, Texas. In addition to reference and library instruction responsibilities, she led her previous library in the deployment of various innovative technology projects such as 3D printing, an educational maker space, Virtual Reality, and the creation of an IMLS grant-funded interactive multidisciplinary collaboration space. In her free time, she enjoys science fiction and riding her trike at the beach with her Maltese terrier in tow.