Full time Librarian, father and husband, Romeo Rosales, Jr. holds an MLS from Texas Woman’s University in Denton, TX, a B.A. in History from The University of Texas – Pan American (now UTRGV medical school) in Edinburg, TX, and an A.A. in History from South Texas College in McAllen, TX. Romeo was born and raised in Pharr, TX, a border town that is part of the historic Rio Grande Valley. He is a contributor for Public Libraries Online, the companion website to the bi-monthly print publication “Public Libraries,” the official magazine of the Public Library Association. He is also a published author and when he is not writing, he is spending all of his time with his wife Claudia and his son Azariah.