Christina de Castell joined Vancouver Public Library in 2006, and she was appointed Chief Librarian in 2018. Christina’s prior roles at VPL include director of collections & technology, manager of online information & news and manager, InfoAction. She is passionate about reading, learning, and libraries, and fascinated by the way that technology is changing these experiences. Christina has represented the world’s and Canada’s libraries at UN forums, including the World Intellectual Property Organization and the Internet Governance Forum, and is a member of copyright and ebook leadership groups for libraries in Canada and internationally. Christina is the co-author, with Paul Whitney, of Trade eBooks in Libraries: The Changing Landscape (DeGruyter, 2017).