Kimberly Silk is a librarian with a background in data librarianship and a passion for conducting research to evaluate how libraries contribute to their communities. She is co-author of “So Much More: The Economic Impact of Toronto Public Library on the City of Toronto,” published in 2013 and the first library economic impact study of its kind in Canada. Her most recent collaboration with Dr. Bill Irwin, “Creating a Culture of Evaluation: Taking Your Library from Talk to Action”, was published by OLA Press in May 2017.