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Video Librarian is the leading video review resource for public, school, academic, and special libraries, universities, and cinephiles. 

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Written by staff, librarians, teachers, and film critics, Video Librarian offers new reviews every week, a searchable database of 40,000 past reviews, ongoing news briefs and event listings, thought-provoking articles, another searchable database of nearly 1,000 distributors, and more. 

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Allen Chou

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Editor in Chief

Caroline Madden


Client Engagement Specialist

Dorian Bowen


Trudie Root, librarian, Army Library Program
Michael Sandlin, freelance writer
Sean Axmaker, reviewer, Seattle Times
Sue-Ellen Beauregard, media editor, Booklist
Charles Cassady Jr., author, reviewer, Cleveland Scene
Kathleen C. Fennessy, reviewer, The Stranger
Susan GrangerSSG Syndicate

Randy Pitman, former publisher and editor, Video Librarian
Frank Swietek, Associate Professor of History, University of Dallas, TX

Kevin Hall, Adjunct Professor at Kean University

Kean University   

Lyz Renshaw, Adjunct Professor at University of Southern California

Halyna Testerman, Content Data Analyst at ProQuest

Garrett Johnson, English Teacher at Stauton River High School 

Ally Ham, Assistant Editor, Resource Publications