Dr Dianne Oberg, Professor Emerita in the Faculty of Education at the University of Alberta, is a school library educator and researcher. Her work focuses on teachers’ use of libraries, on cooperative planning and teaching, and on the implementation and evaluation of school library programs. Before becoming a university educator, she had many years of experience as a classroom teacher and a teacher-librarian.
Dr Oberg was the first editor of School Libraries Worldwide, the journal of the International Association of School Librarianship (IASL) and continues to be a board member of the journal. She is the current chair of the Publications Advisory Committee for IASL.