Irene E. McDermott is a librarian at Crowell Public Library in San Marino, California. Her latest book, The Internet Book of Life, came out in 2011 and is published in print, Kindle and ePub format. The second edition of her first book, Librarians’ Internet Survival Guide, was published in 2006. Her column, “Internet Express,” appears monthly in Online/Searcher magazine. McDermott lives with her teenage son in Pasadena, California.