Cynthia Mari Orozco is the Librarian for Equitable Services at East Los Angeles College. She earned her MLIS from San José State University and is a current PhD student in Information Studies at UCLA. As a community college librarian, Cynthia engages in instruction, reference, and outreach work and has served as the de facto OER librarian for the past several years. Prior to ELAC, Cynthia was the Student Services Librarian at California State University Long Beach where she first became involved in textbook affordability initiatives. Cynthia’s additional professional and research interests include critical information literacy, oral history, and scholarly communications in community college contexts.