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Amy Koester, MLS, is the Youth & Family Program Coordinator at the Skokie Public Library. She has been developing STEAM programs and services for youth for more than three years, and she blogs regularly about these and other library activities as The Show Me Librarian. Amy has also shared STEAM program plans and ideas on the ALSC Blog and for The Library as Incubator Project. She has written articles on STEAM programs and services for School Library Journal, Children and Libraries, and LibrarySparks. Amy is active in youth services librarianship both online and in state and national associations. She is currently chair of the ALSC Public Awareness Committee, and she sits on the board of the youth services section of LACONI (Library Administrators Conference of Northern Illinois). Amy served on the 2014 Newbery committee.