1/2005-Present Health Sciences Librarian (6/2005-Present)
Humanities Librarian (1/2005-6/2005)
University of Texas at El Paso Library, El Paso, Texas
Duties include providing reference services to the faculty, staff and students
of the Univeristy of Texas at El Paso. Also responsible for collection
development for the College of Health Sciences. Provide bibliographic
instruction for UNIV 1301 classes and the College of Health Sciences.
3/04-12/04 Part Time Reference Librarian, El Paso Community College, El Paso, Texas
Duties included providing reference services to students, faculty, and community
patrons. Duties also include providing bibliographic instruction for classes
utilizing power point presentaitons, creating pathfinders, and assisting full-time
librarians with duties as needed.
3/01-1/04 Public Services Librarian I, El Paso Public Library, El Paso, Texas
Duties included supervising the ILL department to include budget, supervision of
employees, and creating and implementing procedures and policy manuals.
Provided reference services and collection development in the areas of art,
science, and young adult materials.
1/01-3/01 Temporary Reference Librarian, El Paso Community College, El Paso, Texas
Duties included providing reference services to faculty and students.
7/97-1/01 Technician, Texas A&M Research Center Environmental Laboratory, El Paso,
Duties included managing the daily operations of the environmental laboratory to
include supervision of technicians and student workers. utilized computer
controlled instrumentaiton to analyze water, soil, and plant samples (ICP, IC,
AA). Generated reports and provided customer service to clients and vendors
8/93-4/97 Microbiologist (8/94-4/97)
Laboratory Technician II (8/93-8/94)
El Paso City County Health and Environmental Laboratory, El Paso, Texas
Duties included the analysis of body fluids for laboratory tests to include CBC,
Blood Typing, Syphilis, HIV, Gonorrhea, Chlamydia, Pregnancy, Bacteriology, and
Urinalysis. Certified milk and water analyst. As a technician, duties also
included preparing laboratory media for the bacteriology department.
7/91-5/93 Laboratory Assistant, The Reference Laboratory, Albuquerque, NM
Duties included receiving, preparing, and processing laboratory speciments
received from patients. The last three months of this position were in the capacity
of a shift supervisor. These duties included managing the work flow,
troubleshooting, and monitoring quality assurance.
1/99-12/00 Masters of Library and Information Science, University of Texas at Austin
1/86-5/91 Bachelors of Science Degree with a Major in Biology and a Minor in Psychology.
2003 Border Regional Library Association Conference, El Paso, Texas
Conducted a seminar on Providing Services to the Young Adult Community.
2003 AMIGOS Library Conference
Participated as a commentator on the Online Live classes provided by Amigos
Library Services. Provided an article for the AMIGOS newsletter, Que
Pasa, Winter 2003.
2006 Medical Library Association