Brief info

Dr. Annie Norman is State Librarian and Director of the Delaware Division of Libraries. Under her leadership, the Delaware Library Catalog ( was established; currently 74 participating libraries are sharing over 3 million items for the benefit of Delawareans.

Annie received her Doctorate of Education in Innovation and Organizational Leadership from Wilmington University, and is a recipient of the Audrey K. Doberstein Award for Leadership for her dissertation, Librarians’ Leadership for Lifelong Learning.

Annie is the first librarian to be inducted into the Hall of Fame of Delaware Women.

Watch her talk on curiosity for TEDxWilmington, Libraries and the American Dream.