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August 20, 2007

Check out Primo!

A pre-production version of the Libraries new Primo interface is available for your review at: http://prime2.oit.umn.edu:1701/primo_library/libweb/action/search.do?vid=TWINCITIES

Try it out!

August 3, 2007

Keep Informed about the LRC

The LRC Implementation Project is moving full steam ahead. To keep up with major decisions, visit the LRC Transition Wiki.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact anyone in the Implementation Group:

Peggy Johnson
Jerilyn Veldof
Charles Spetland
Bernadette Corley Troge
Stacie Traill
Christopher Rose
Virginia Gunville Bach
Karen Williams, Lead

August 1, 2007

Interviews for PSE Candidates

Interviews Continue for Science Librarian Position

Jennifer Papin-Ramcharan will interview on Monday, August 13. Her presentation will also be 10-11 a.m. in 310 Walter Library. Jennifer serves as Librarian II at the Engineering and Physical Sciences Division of the Main Library at the University of the West Indies. Her MLS is from the University at Buffalo (SUNY). She also holds a B.Sc. in Math and Physics from the University of the West Indies, a National Diploma in Computer Science from San-Fernando Technical Institute, and an M.Phil in Electrical/Electronic Engineering from the University of Hong Kong. The PSE staff session will be 2:30-3:00 p.m., 314 Walter Library.

Zoe Chao will interview on Wednesday, August 22. Her presentation will be 9:30-10:30 a.m. in 310 Walter Library. Since 2006 she has served as Portal Librarian, Illinois Harvest, at the Grainger Engineering Library, University of Illinois. She earned her MSLIS at Illinois, and also holds a BS in biology from Tunghai University, Taiwan, and an MS in Fisheries and Wildlife from Michigan State University. The PSE staff session will be 1:45-2:15 in 338 Walter Library.

Candidate resumes are available at http://staff.lib.umn.edu/ateam/HRCandidateSearchesMain.html

Please send feedback to Marilyn McClaskey as search committee chair at m-mccl@umn.edu no later than 4:30 p.m. on Friday, August 24.