Patrick Sweeney is a 2007 graduate of the San Jose School of Library and Information Sciences and the a former Administrative Librarian of the Sunnyvale (CA) Public Library and previously was Executive Director of EveryLibrary California, a statewide initiative to support library Propositions. He has been a lecturer at the San Jose Information School where he taught courses on political activism and libraries. He is co-founder of the Library Think Tank. His library blog is well respected, and he is a sought-after speaker and presenter. A recent project, the Story Sailboat, worked to provide library services and materials – by boat – in the San Francisco Bay area. He tweets at @pcsweeney.