University of Texas at El Paso



M.I.S:  Masters in Information Science, University of North Texas (August 2000) with emphasis in cataloging services.

B.A.:    Bachelors of Arts, Milligan College, Milligan College Tennessee (1995).


Professional Memberships:


NASIG: North America Serials Interest Group


Highlights of Qualifications


w  Excellent knowledge and several years of experience in using OCLC.

w  Knowledge of AACR2, MARC, LC classification, and LC subject headings.

w  Experience with print, serial and non print formats



Work Experience


July 2001 to present


University Library University of Texas at El Paso: Non-book Cataloging Librarian, 500 W. University Ave., El Paso Texas 79968 (915) 747-5394

Responsibilities: Handle all serial records, both paper and electronic.  Perform original cataloging for those items that need it, and add the records to OCLC.  Perform original cataloging for all other non-book items (Video tapes, Audio tapes, DVDs, DVD-ROMs, CDs, CD-ROMs).


November 98 to June 2001


Montgomery County Library: Catalog technician, 104 I-45, Conroe TX. (936) 538-8130

Responsibilities: Updated bibliographic records in OCLC, download them into a Dynix system, and edit records as needed. Add bilingual index to Spanish language records, and did original cataloging for our genealogy collection


November 96 to November 98


Montgomery County Library: Technical Services technician, 104 I-45, Conroe TX. (936) 538-8130.

Responsibilities: Updated holding records on a Dynix system, download records from OCLC, added pockets and barcodes to books.