Barr Memorial Library, Fort Knox
MIchael Steinmacher, Director of Barr Memorial Library (the MWR Library at USAG Fort Knox), is the 2016 Federal Librarian of the Year. He speaks and writes on topics as varied as customer service, branding, and community engagement. A career librarian with years serving diverse populations, his work has appeared in industry standards such as Library Journal and American Libraries. He speaks at conferences and to private groups. He is currently director of Barr Memorial Library at Fort Knox, Kentucky, which he has led to national recognition by both the Library of Congress, Department of the Army, and the Department of Defense.