Head librarian Jan Riley will retire this week.  - Natalie Martin/Staff Photo

Longtime librarian turns a new page

  • Jul 29, 2015 at 6:00AM updated at 9:29AM

Though some may think of librarians as stern, bookish and bespectacled, this is not the case with Jan Riley, head of the Vashon Library. Even as she is set to retire this Friday, Riley has exemplified the new model librarian, devoted to public service, adept with the latest technology for information gathering and flexible.


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