Elijah has worked in academic libraries for over 20 years. His work experience includes cataloging and technical services, reference and instruction, and roles as director and dean of college libraries. He currently serves as Executive Director of the Florida Academic Library Services Cooperative (FALSC). The Florida Academic Library Services Cooperative operates the integrated library system (ILS) used by public college and university libraries statewide – 40 institutions and more than 150 campus libraries – along with a shared catalog and a statewide collection of online journals, e-books, and other valuable e-resources. In all, FALSC’s products and services are available to assist nearly 1.3 million students, faculty, and staff across Florida.