Resume

EDUCATION

Master of Library and Information Science

Kent State University Kent, Ohio May 2011

Key Classes

Web programming certificate

Sinclair Community College Dayton, Ohio June 2009

Key Classes

  • Introduction to XHTML
  • Introduction to Web Development
  • Introduction to Problem Solving in Programming
  • Introduction to JavaScript
  • Database Management Systems
  • Extensible Markup Language
  • Object Oriented Concepts
  • Intermediate Web Development
  • Java Programming I
  • Macromedia Flash
  • Web Server Administration & Security
  • Web Application Development with Java
  • Advanced Flash

Bachelor of Arts Communications/Journalism

University of Dayton Dayton, Ohio May 2001

Key Classes

  • Media Writing
  • Publication Design
  • Public Affairs Reporting
  • Feature Writing
  • Copyediting
  • Sportswriting
  • Law & News Media

WORK EXPERIENCE

Associate

Company Location Dates Worked
Wal-Mart Huber Heights, Ohio February 2011-Present
  • Answer customers’ questions and help them find products.
  • Work with and help people from diverse backgrounds.

Digital Services Intern

Company Location Dates Worked
Ohio Historical Society Columbus, OH September 2011-November 2011 (Internship lasted 200 hours)
  • Applied Dublin Core metadata to records for digital images in the CONTENTdm-based digital library.
  • Performed quality control on newspapers that were digitized from microfilm.
  • Prepared newspaper microfilm for digitization.

Practicum Staff Member

Company Location Dates Worked
Wright State University Libraries Dayton, OH December 2010-April 2011
  • Cataloged books and CDs in OCLC Connexion, using MARC and AACR2.
  • Cataloged theses and dissertations in Millennium ILS.
  • Applied LCSH to the theses and dissertations and the books and CDs, using LC Classification Web.
  • Helped students to use electronic resources for their assignments.
  • Worked at the reference desk.
  • Selected new resources for the Russian literature and language collection.
  • Weeded the science collection.
  • Wrote articles for the library newsletter.
  • Researched software for ebooks.
  • Created a Website describing my work.

Archival Intern

Company Location Dates Worked
Ohio Historical Society Columbus, OH May 2010-July 2010 (Internship lasted 200 hours)
  • Linked finding aids in the CONTENTdm-based digital library to corresponding records in the catalog.
  • Cataloged audio/visual material in SirsiDynix ILS: LPs, CDs, cassettes, and VHS tapes, using MARC and AACR2.
  • Created a finding aid for a photo collection.

Technical Writer

Company Location Dates Worked
PDi Communications (contracted by PCS Technical Services, Inc.) Springboro, OH May 2009-May 2010

  • Created user manuals and other instructions for televisions, DVD players, and computer modules.
  • Updated manuals for televisions and television mounting arms.

Copy Editor

Company Location Dates Worked
Amarillo Globe-News Amarillo, TX July 2008-November 2008
  • Designed and edited sports pages for daily editions of the newspaper.
  • Designed and edited news pages for daily editions of the newspaper.
  • Selected photos for sports pages of the newspaper.

Web Developer and Customer Service Representative

Company Location Dates Worked
Evanhoe & Associates, Inc. Dayton, OH October 2006-March 2008

SKILLS

Library Information Systems

Millennium ILS SirsiDynix

Content Management Systems

WordPress Drupal Google Sites
DSpace CONTENTdm X-Cart

Computer Languages

JavaScript XHTML CSS PHP
XML Java SQL Visual Basic for Applications

Microsoft Office

Word PowerPoint Excel
FrontPage Publisher Access

Adobe

Photoshop Illustrator
Acrobat Professional Dreamweaver

Video Editing

iMovie Camtasia Microsoft Movie Maker

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