Las Vegas, Nevada 89139
Drexel University - M.S. in Library and Information Science
College of Information Studies
Major: Law Librarianship
Courses Included: Legal Bibliography, Resources in Business,
Library Management, and Online Searching
B.A. in History - College of Liberal Arts
Other Courses: Political Science, Sociology, Economics. Curriculum facilitated the development of analytical skills.
8/2015 – present Pro Libra Associates, Summit, NJ
Librarian - contract position at Middlesex County Correctional Center, oversaw and directed library operations and service delivery.
1/1990- 6/2009 Lavin, O’Neil, Ricci, Cedrone & DiSipio, Philadelphia, PA
Provides reference service to an entire law firm staff including answering legal and non-legal questions, working on major requests, interlibrary loan and retrieval of publications as needed; preparing annual reports and other budgetary data; reviews legal listings for court dates; performs library maintenance such as routing current awareness sources, maintaining forms for various entities, shelving books, and cataloging publications.
8/88- 6/89 Pierce Junior College, Philadelphia, PA
Provided reference to general, business, and law collections for students, faculty, and staff; bibliographic instruction given for both general and subject orientations; assisted with circulation duties; participated in collection development; filed loose-leaf services; assisted with card catalog and security maintenance.
1988 Colonial Penn Group, Inc., Philadelphia, PA
Reviewed and revised subject files; assisted in answering information requests; updated company files; weeded and organized newsletters; shifted files; filing; and assisted in proofreading for Market Research Department.
1986 REFERENCE LIBRARIAN:
Answered information requests; prepared / compiled statistical data and reports; conducted online searching; weeded newspapers; and catalogued new acquisitions for Market Research Department.
8/84- 5/85 Cohen, Shapiro, Polisher, Shiekman, and Cohen, Philadelphia, PA
LIBRARY CLERK: Filed loose-leaf services; retrieved resources from area libraries; conducted legal research; shelved books; routed current awareness resources; weeded newspapers; catalogued books for law library.
REFERENCES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST