Resume

Resume in .pdf form

Library Experience:

E-Services Librarian III for Jacksonville Public Library
May 2019 – present
• Supervising a staff of 10 E-Library Specialists teaching computer and technology classes
• Creating a training with Learning Services to enable staff to better facilitate programming

Support Services Librarian II for Jacksonville Public Library
May 2017 – May 2019
• Monitored and assigned tasks to the BOB (books on belt) acquisitions staff
• Recorded and maintained statistics on the flow of materials through the department
• Participated in collection development via selection and ordering of materials
• Served on committees including Readers Advisory, Book Fest, and Maker Con

Librarian II for Jacksonville Public Library
November 2015 – May 2017
• Created and implemented library programming for adults, including annual Comic Con
• Supervised 3 full- and part-time staff members; coordinated and supervised volunteers
• Coordinated volunteers, meeting room, and collection development for the branch
• Created and facilitated a Readers Advisory training for staff at all levels

Branch Librarian for Nassau County Public Library System
July 2013 – November 2015
• Served as managing librarian for a rural branch library
• Supervised 1 full-time library assistant and a rotating staff of 5-10 volunteers
• Created and implemented new programs for all ages

Reference/Instruction Librarian for Florida State College at Jacksonville
Part-time January 2012 – July 2013; Weekends July 2013 – present
• Prepared and taught lessons on the use of library resources (print and electronic)
• Created and maintained a web site for library resources and tutorials
• Aided in collection development for new programs of study

Education:
Kent State University June 2009 – August 2010
Degree: Masters in Library and Information Science
Case Western Reserve University August 2004 – May 2008
Degree: Physics, B.A.; English, B.A.

Professional Development:
Graduate, Sunshine State Library Leadership Institute, 2018-2019
Graduate, NEFLIN Management Training Institute, 2017

Awards:
Inspire a Shared Vision: for planning and implementation of Willowbranch Library Comic Con, June 2016
Enable Others to Act and Employee of the Quarter: for Readers Advisory Committee achievements including RA Training and monthly newsletter, December 2017

Memberships:
ALA
Member, PLA Public Libraries Advisory Committee
Florida Library Association

Publications:
Staff Writer for Public Libraries Online
publiclibrariesonline.org/author/alisonmccarty