Master of Science
Practicum: Urbana Free Library, Adult Reference Desk, 100 hours.
The blog - meant to enhance the reading experience with related info, thoughts, and resources.
The flyer I created to promote the first meeting.
A short, commercial-like video promoting Mission Impossible.
Recent press coverage of the end of the program.
Webpages meant to give users a smoother introduction to My Media Mall. I created all graphics and co-created content.
Instructional video I co-created with a colleague demonstrating downloading eBooks from My Media Mall and transferring them to an eReader.
Instructional video I co-created with a colleague demonstrating finding eBook using My Media Mall.
Another sign I created to promote My Media Mall. This one contains more general information.
Inserts I designed to fit within the regular CD audiobook section to raise awareness of downloadables.
A sign I created to promote My Media Mall. Romance novels are one of its top downloads.
A promotional video for using library eBooks at EPL.
Features of Falcon Banding Day 2010 at EPL.
A short slideshow featuring pictures from Library Snapshot Day 2011 at EPL.
A montage of 6 word phrases about EPL in celebration of National Library Week 2011.
A presentation introducing the basics of social networking, Facebook, and Twitter.
A handout for the social networking presentation. Includes a bibliography.
A web page I designed for our library's web site. It includes several bibliographies the reference staff and I created using BookLetters.
A sample of a handout promoting eco-friendly services.
Pictures of Going Green Mini Golf, which was featured at our 2009 Spring Blast.
The video projects were a collaborative effort. A colleague shot the footage, and I assisted in planning the films.
This presentation marked the end of the campaign and was delivered to the staff at the annual in-service day.
Workshops and meetings sponsored by the North Suburban Library System.
SirsiDynix Workflows, iBistro, Bibliocommons, FirstSearch, EBSCO, LexisNexis, and NoveList.
Microsoft Office, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, iMovie.
Working knowledge of computer hardware, troubleshooting, and networking.
HTML, working knowledge of CSS and XHTML.
User of Nook and Kindle.
Expertise with both PCs and Macs.