Freelance Copy Editor.
MS in Library & Information Science.
BA in English Lit.
With a passion for all things book-related, environments with a community-first focus, and one--on--one project building, I have both the enthusiasm and professional background necessary to make a positive contribution to the LAM world, with a world--class education to match. As a multi--faceted multitasker with excellent management skills built from a range of industries, I envision an exciting future at the frontier of information literacy and community reference work.
Browse my site to learn more about me, read my portfolio of projects in the LIS field, and see what skills I can lend to your next project. I look forward to working with you soon!
WHERE I’VE WORKED
Austin Central Library (APL), Adult Services Librarian I
HOW I'VE CONNECTED
School Library Journal/Library Journal, Book Reviewer
Dec. 2019--March 2020, July--Aug. 2021
Center for Fiction, Reference Assistant
June--Dec.2019: Library & Archive Intern
The League of Awesome Librarians, Writing Team Member
September 2019--December 2020
Pratt Institute Libraries, Public Services/Reference GA
June 2019--December 2020
Journal Club Hour, Founder & Moderator
Pratt Institute Libraries, Electronic Resource Management GA
WHAT I’VE LEARNED
School of Information, Pratt Institute – New York, NY
Master of Science in Library and Information Science
Focus: Reference, Collection Development, and Info Organization
University of Chicago – Chicago, IL; Class of 2015
Bachelor of Arts with Honors in English Literature; minor in Classics
LibApps; LibGuides; LibAnswers
OCLC Worldshare Metadata
MARC21 & RDA
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League of Awesome Librarians
ALA Rainbow Round Table
ALA Games & Gaming RT
ALA Social Responsibilities RT
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Tri-State Librarians' Book Buzz, 2019
Lib. Collective Annual Gathering, 2020
Urban Librarians Conf., 2020
LJ Fall Day of Dialog, 2020
ABOS Virtual Conf., 2020
NYLA Annual Conf., 2020
ALA Midwinter, 2021
Traveling & Road Tripping
Learning New Languages
Board Games & RPGs
Hiking & Kayaking
Cooking & Baking
Please download my CV to see the full range of experience & skills I have to offer.