W. Bernard (Bill) Lukenbill is Professor, School of Information, at the University of Texas at Austin. He holds the B.S. in Education from the University of North Texas, the M.L.S. degree from the University of Oklahoma, and the Ph.D. from Indiana University. He began his career as a high school librarian, worked as a reference librarian at Austin College, Sherman, Texas and started his university teaching career at Louisiana Tech University in Ruston, Louisiana. He has also served on the faculties in the College of Library and Information Services and the College of Education at the University of Maryland at College Park. He has lectured and published widely in several areas of information organization and use, including youth literature, popular culture, gay and lesbian studies, and HIV-AIDS information delivery within library environments. He is the author of AIDS and HIV Programs and Services for Libraries (Libraries Unlimited, 1994). His most recent books are Biography in the Lives of Youth: Culture, Society, and Information (Libraries Unlimitd,2006) and Health Information for Youth with Barbara Immroth (Libraries Unlimited, 2007). He has held several teaching and research fellowships in the School of Information, University of Texas at Austin including the Commons Research Fellowship.




Dr. Bill Lukenbill
School of Information
University of Texas at Austin
Austin, Texas 78712-1276
Office: SZB 562H
Telephone: (512) 471-3876
E-mail: luke@ischool.utexas.edu