Accomplishments

Current Career GPA: 3.8571

Member of Phi Theta Kappa

Nominated for International Scholar Laureate Program

Summary of Contents

1. Special Library Collection - London Travel

This project shows my ability to perform basic library duties in terms of expanding the collection, as well as my research capabilities and my ability to work with a budget and make the most out of money.

2. Pathfinder - London Travel

This project shows my ability to find refutable resources in both an online and offline format and to organize them into an easy-to-understand manner to aid with research and knowledge-gathering.

3. Research Paper - London Travel

This paper shows my communication, writing, and research skills.

4. Family History Research Journal

This project shows my ability to research (including finding relevant sources) using a large number of resources, to find sources for and answer specific questions posed, and to log my research thoroughly.

5. Research Steps

This project shows my knowledge in effective research, as well as my ability to communicate these steps thoroughly.

6. Website - Résumé and Hobby Portions

Although the website isn't necessarily about an entirely professional subject, this project shows my ability to create a basic website from scratch, a potentially useful capability.

7. Super Searcher Assignment

This project shows my ability to research a topic, organize the research, and to work in a team environment. The parts of the assignment that were created specifically by myself were the table of contents, the medical facilities, and the recommendations for future/additional research, the latter of which received suggestions which were added later. I also had the duties of Product Coordinator and Communication Coordinator; this means that I kept tabs with the team to make sure everyone had their part done and on time and I edited the product, especially the final version, heavily to make sure it was both grammatically-correct and aesthetically-pleasing.

8. Business PowerPoint

This project showed my ability to think creatively and to make a professional-looking and comprehensive PowerPoint presentation.

9. Process PowerPoint

This project showed my ability to make a professional-looking and comprehensive PowerPoint, as well as my ability to explain a process in a simple, easy-to-understand manner.

10. Today'sMeet and TokBox Comparison

This project not only shows my ability to find web technologies which could be useful in a library setting but it also shows my ability to provide an unbiased evaluation of said technologies in order to find the one that will work best in any situation.

Table of Contents

Both my Capstone project and my Capstone Web Log can be accessed from the respective links above; the web log explains my Capstone project, as well as showing my progress during its creation. Please note that I have included my LinkedIn in the area above where you can view my résumé and similar information, as well as the web log that accompanied me throughout my Capstone project. This information is also available below, along with my various accomplishments. The following are the assignments which I have displayed in the sidebar of this portfolio, along with the class in which they were completed. Also included in the sidebar are my personal career and educational plan and portfolio disclosure statement.

Assignments:

1. Special Library Collection - London Travel

Library Issues and Operations I

2. Pathfinder - London Travel

Basics of Reference Service

3. Research Paper - London Travel

Composition II

4. Family History Research Journal

History and Genealogy Resources on the Internet

5. Research Steps

Information Structure and Sources

6. Website - Résumé Portion

Internet Access and Basic HTML

7. Website - Hobby Portion

Internet Access and Basic HTML

8. Super Search Assignment

Introduction to Customer, Public, and Information Services

9. Business PowerPoint

Presentation Graphics

10. Process PowerPoint

Multimedia and Design

11. Today'sMeet and TokBox Comparison

Web Technologies

Education

Education

Work History

Work History