Enthusiastic Information Resources Specialist with diverse experience in managing the technical aspects of a library. Experience with network system installation and management, including library database management. Committed to providing optimal support in a timely manner for all departments.
Microsoft network installation
Proficient in MS Exchange
Wireless network configuration
Email system management
Information Resources Specialist, May 2009 – PresentKent County Public Library – Kent, Ohio
Provide network support as a technician and general manager for public terminals as well as staff computers.
Perform regular maintenance on cataloging systems to ensure that the usage of all library materials is properly recorded.
Manage network security to keep patron information, emails and other important data secure from online threats.
Assist library patrons in using the online catalog system to locate materials and conduct research.
Work with other departments in collaborative research efforts.
Update and maintain the library website with current events and information for the public.
Information Resources Specialist, October 2007 – May 2009 Lexington Public Library – Lexington, South Carolina
Developed the library website and updated it regularly with current information relevant to patrons.
Offered weekly classes to patrons to improve public knowledge of the information resources available at the library.
Assisted library staff with network and other technical issues on a daily basis.
Installed operating systems and application software on all network computers.
2007 Master’s Degree, Computer Sciences McArthur University, Lexington, South Carolina 2005 Bachelor’s Degree, Library Sciences South Carolina State University, Orangeburg, South Carolina