Valerie Horton

Valerie Horton is a library consultant. She has served as the director of two library consortia: Minitex and the Colorado Library Consortium. She was also the library director at Colorado Mesa University, and worked at New Mexico State University and Brown University. In 2018 she was awarded the ASCLA’s Leadership and Professional Achievement Award. Horton received an ALA International Fellowship to automate libraries in the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago. She has authored or co-authored three books for the American Library Association and was the co-general editor of the journal Collaborative Librarianship.

Library Consortia: Models for Collaboration and Sustainability
Library Consortia: Models for Collaboration and Sustainability—eEditions e-book
book cover for Launching Large-Scale Library Initiatives
Launching Large-Scale Library Initiatives: Innovation and Collaboration