2007 – Fall Semester

JOHN B. COLEMAN LIBRARIANS IN THE NEWS…

FALL 2007

Juanita Walker, Assistant Director for Public Services, Yubao Li, Reference and Instruction Librarian and Kimberly Gay, Reference and Instruction Librarian Juanita Walker, Assistant Director for Public Services, Yubao Li, Reference and Instruction Librarian and Kimberly Gay, Reference and Instruction Librarian attended and presented at the Texas Library Association District Fall Conference October 13, in Houston. Juanita Walker and Yubao Li jointly presented a session on Information Resources Evaluation.  The focus was on helping students make good evaluative decisions about information sources. Kimberley Gay presented a session on From School Library to Academic Library: “Your High School Senior is my College Freshman.”  This presentation was directed at school librarians as they help students transition into college.

Kimberly Gay, Reference and Instruction Librarian

Kimberly Gay, Reference and Instruction Librarian, has been appointed to a three-year term with the TexShare Education Services Working Group. This Working group is comprised of professional librarians from TexShare member libraries who determine the direction of the various TexShare services. TexShare is a program of the Texas State Library and Archives Commission in partnership with academic and public libraries in Texas. TexShare services are intended to help every member library fulfill its unique mission.

Jason Russo, the Cataloging Librarian

Jason Russo, the Cataloging Librarian returned from a weeklong training session at the Library of Congress in preparation of the Texas NACO Funnel Project. NACO (Name Authority Cooperative Program). The Texas Funnel Project is a group of libraries from around the state that will be working together as part of the NACO program to contribute name authority records to the national database. Mr. Russo was named the coordinator for the Texas NACO Funnel Project.  For more information Click here.

Juanita Walker, Assistant Director for Public Services

Juanita Walker, Assistant Director for Public Services was recognized at the Fall 2007 Faculty and Professional Staff Conference for Twenty years of service to the State of Texas.

Jason Russo, Cataloging Librarian

Jason Russo, Cataloging Librarian was recognized at the Fall 2007 Faculty and Professional Staff Conference for five years of service to the State of Texas.


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Updated 12/18/2012

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