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