Obtain work in as professional Technical Services/Cataloguing Librarian
Fall 2004 - Fondren Library, Tech Services, Rice University, Houston, TX
Original Cataloging Practicum/Internship
Performed original and copy-cataloging in an Academic Library setting, under the supervision of the Senior Original Cataloger, Ms. Sophy Silversteen. Major emphasis on Foreign Language monographs, especially German-language Harassowitz Approvals. Experience gained using MARC 21 on OCLC Passport & Sirsi ILS. Familiarity with AACR2, LC Classification system, LC Subject Headings.
Fall 2002 to Spring 2004
Willis Library Reserves Desk, UNT Denton, TX
Library Assistant I (part-time)
Assisted patrons with locating and checking out course-reserve items or referring them to the Reference Desk as appropriate. Experience with Millennium. Limited reference assistance, especially with electronic resources and print serials.
Directly responsible for preparing ILL items for shipment and delivering newly received ILL materials to the ILL Department.
Assisted Reserve Desk Manager with other routine tasks such as marking books for de-selection/discard, re-shelving returned Reserve materials, preparing periodicals for binding, etc.