Craig Buthod, Louisville Free Public Library (LFPL)
Craig Buthod is director of the Louisville Free Public Library (LFPL), in Kentucky. Buthod came to Louisville in 1998 from the Seattle Public Library. Buthod has also been named Librarian of the Year Award for 2010 by The Library Journal, the country’s premier library publication.
The Louisville Free Public Library serves residents of Louisville and Jefferson County at 18 locations and on the Web at www.lfpl.org. For more information, go to www.lfpl.org or call #502-574-1611.
A native of Tulsa, Oklahoma, Craig Buthod began his career at the Tulsa City-County Library System where he worked for 17 years.
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