Naomi Bishop


Gila River Indian Community
Health Sciences Librarian, University of Arizona

How did you decide to become a librarian?

I was a student worker in the library as an undergrad at the University of Arizona.

What is your AILA passion?

American Indian Youth Literature is my passion! I love discovering and promoting kids books by American Indian authors and illustrators.

What is your story?

I was born and raised in Arizona, lived in Germany as a high school exchange student, studied German in college and then decided to be a librarian. I love helping others and working in libraries.