Interview with Emily on KTVB-Boise

Meet the Socialist Librarian Running for President of the American Library Association

Story about Emily’s ALA Presidential campaign by Natalie Shure, Jacobin magazine, April 5, 2022

Behind the News with Doug Henwood

March 24, 2022, Emily is interviewed by Doug Henwood in the second segment of Behind the News.


On March 9, 2022, Emily talked with the librarypunk podcast in “Madam President?” Get a taste of Emily’s advice on how to organize below and Listen to the full episode online.

Circulating Ideas

On March 7, 2022, Emily was part of Steve’s interview with both ALA presidential candidates on the Circulating Ideas podcast. Listen online.

Srsly Wrong

On February 25, 2022, Emily talked about libraries and her ALA presidential candidacy with Shawn, co-host of the Srsly Wrong podcast. Listen online.

Art for the End Times

On February 22, 2022, Emily joined Lyta Gold to talk about the necessity of a public library system. Listen through the embed below; transcript available at The Real News.

American Library Association Presidential and Treasurer Candidates Forum

On February 14, 2022, Emily participated in the ALA Candidates Forum.

American Libraries: Meet the Candidate

March 2022 issue of American Libraries features Emily’s platform for ALA voters to consider.

Beta Phi Mu Online Q&A Presentations

Meet the 2023-2024 ALA President Candidates

Library Journal

On February 14, 2022, a article by Amy Rea on “Library Workers Unite: Unionization Efforts Grow Across All Sectors” included extensive quotations from Emily. You can read the piece on Library Journal‘s website [paywall].

Office Hours Live with Tim Heidecker

On January 28, 2022, Emily talked with Tim Heidecker about the importance of libraries and what she would do as ALA President.

Association of Jewish Libraries

On January 22, 2022, Emily talked with the leadership and members of the Association of Jewish Libraries as part of their conversations with ALA candidates

On the Media

On September 3, 2021, Emily joined On the Media producer Molly Schwartz and other librarians to talk about library classification systems in the segment “Bias in the Library.” You can listen to the segment or read the transcript on WNYC’s site.