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Welcome from the Director

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Manya Shorr was named the Director of the Fort Worth Public Library in 2017. Prior to joining the Fort Worth Public Library Manya served in different library leadership positions across the country from Oregon, California and Nebraska to Washington, D.C.

She is passionate about the positive impact libraries have on individuals, families and communities. She is an advocate for life-long learning and building stronger communities through collaboration.

We encourage you to watch and listen to her description of what the Fort Worth Public Library is all about in this video.


Last updated: Aug. 24, 2020