Work History

Work History
Jul 1998 - Jun 2007

Branch Library Supervisor

Woonsocket Public Library

Supervisor of a small branch library located in Fairmount in Woonsocket RI.

Duties included:

-management of a small staff including hiring and terminations.

-run daily functions of the the library including opening and closing.

-ordering of materials, and supplies

-processing collections using Millenium, sorting, filing, and coding all materials.

-reference work to help patrons find information.

-inputing patron records for new library cards, collecting fines, and customer service.

-creating and implementing programs for the public such as storytimes, performers, and reading groups.

-keeping track of usage of library materials using excel to better inform board members of popularity of certain items or programs.

-managing and troubleshooting printers, computers, and network connections.

-utilization of all Microsoft Office software including Word, Access, Excel, Powerpoint, and Publisher.

-running classes for patrons on the basic usage of these programs.

-attend meetings and take notes at library and housing authority meetings.

-act as a liasion between the Public library and the Branch.

Jan 1999 - Dec 2005

Owner, E-Commerce

Small Business Owner

Owner of my own small business

  • e-commerce
  • website development
  • Quickbooks
  • inventory management
  • online shipping solutions
  • digital photography, image editing
Jun 1993 - Sep 1995

Special Needs Aide

ARC of Northern RI

One on one Aide to special needs children:

Responsibilities:

  • implementing IEP
  • working with Physical Therapists and Occupational Therapists to maintain daily routines and skills
  • personal care, transportation, social development

Education

Education
Sep 1998 - Jun 2000

Master's Credits

University of Rhode Island

Approximately 15 Graduate Credits in Library Science

  • database management
  • reference skills
  • children's literature
  • MAT score of 98 percentile
Sep 1999 - Jun 2000

A+ Certification

CCRI

Concentration:

  • computer repair
  • software and hardware management

Microsoft Office:

  • Word
  • Email
  • Excel
  • Access
  • Publisher
  • Quickbooks
  • Photoshop
  • Website building and management
Sep 1992 - Jun 1998

BA

Rhode Island College

Concentration: Child Psychology

  • statistical analysis
  • Art Therapy
  • psychological research
  • therapy techniques and practice
  • abnormal psychology

Minor: Biology

  • human anatomy
  • medical terminology
  • scientific research

Summary

    I have an extreme attention to detail and am willing to train for any new tasks.  I am prompt and have the ability to multitask as well as work independently. I have a minor in Biology from Rhode Island College and am very interested in science and technology.  I spent 9 years as a Library Supervisor in a branch of Woonsocket and am very confident about managing Library Services.  References are available upon request.