MLS – Indiana University (May 2012)
BA Art History – San Francisco State University (2009)
Reference and Instruction
- Teaching information literacy courses to associate and undergraduate level students.
- Helped design and implement an information literacy program for the campus’s Honors College. Mentor Honors students and provide in depth research consultations.
- Creating online tutorials on how to search databases.
- Providing reference assistance to students at the reference desk, email, telephone, and virtual chat.
- Regional administrator for the library’s Ask-A-Librarian service. Trouble shoot technical issues and advise other librarians on virtual chat best practices.
- Create digital content by scanning documents, editing images using Adobe Photoshop.
- Create metadata records for digital collections according to Dublin Core Standards, using ContentDM.
- Familiarity with non-MARC metadata schemas (DC, VRA, CDWA) and creating metadata records in RDF.
- Updated OPAC and OCLC records.
- Assisted with a special deselection project.
IUPUI Association of Library Information Science Students (2011-2012): Chief Information Officer
Will be redesigning the IUPUI ALISS website
Maintaining and updating website
HackLibSchool (2011-present): Managing Editor/Writer (http://hacklibschool.wordpress.com/)
Responsible for writing posts pertaining to the library and information field and education
Co-ordinate with guest writers and edit content
IUPUI Library/SLIS Joint Research Conference Planning Committee (2011-2012): Member and Web Designer
Creating and maintaining the website for the research conference
Assisted in the planning of the research conference
University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL (2013-present): Academic Resident Librarian
Ivy Tech Community College, Indianapolis, IN (2011-present): Reference and Instruction Librarian
IUPUI, Indianapolis, IN (2010-present): Digital Library Team Member
IUPUI, Indianapolis, IN (2011-present): Instruction and Research Intern
Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN (2011-present): Indiana Memory Project Volunteer
Internet Archive, San Francisco, CA (2009): Scanning Volunteer
J. Paul Leonard Library, San Francisco, CA (2008): Cataloging Assistant
Glass Lewis & Co., San Francisco, CA (2009): Seasonal Proxy Research Analyst