Libraries as Safe Spaces

Librarians from three different high schools, committed to making their school libraries a safe space for all learners, do so by very different methods showing there are many ways to accomplish this task. Come learn how these librarians purposefully make their space safe for all learners using programming, library layout, literature, and maker spaces so you can take home the ideas that work best for you.


  • Laura Gladney-Lemon, Librarian, Clear Lake High School
  • Mindy Hutt, Librarian, Clear Creek ISD
  • Shirley Dickey, Librarian, Clear Lake High School