|January 2015 - Present||Librarian III, Nova Southeastern University ‐ Oceanographic Campus Library|
|January 2011 - January 2015||Librarian II, Nova Southeastern University ‐ Oceanographic Campus Library|
|July 2008 - March 2014||Virtual Reference Provider, Tampa Bay Library Consortium (TBLC) ‐ Ask a Librarian|
|December 2005 - January 2011||Assistant to Library Director/Coordinator of Library Staff Development and Special Programs, Nova Southeastern University ‐ Alvin Sherman Library|
|June 2005 - December 2005||Coordinator of Collection Development, Nova Southeastern University ‐ Alvin Sherman Library|
|October 2001 - June 2005||Library Assistant II - Public Library Services, Nova Southeastern University ‐ Alvin Sherman Library|
Professional Service and Affiliations
Honors and Awards
- TBLC Ask a Librarian - Exemplary Reference Award for Exemplary Brief Chat (May 2009, May 2011, July 2011, December 2012)
- SEFLIN Summit Award (2007)
- NSU STUEY Staff Person of the Year Nominee and Finalist (2016)
|2010||M.S. Marine Biology & Coastal Zone Mangement, Nova Southeastern University ‐ Halmos College of Natural Sciences and Oceanography, Department of Marine and Environmental Science|
|2009||M.S. Library and Information Science, Florida State University ‐ College of Information Studies|
|2001||B.S. Marine Science & Biology, Chemistry Minor, Coastal Carolina University ‐ College of Science|
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Unleash Your Mentoring Power: The FLA Mentoring Pilot Program Florida Libraries : The Official Journal of the Florida Library Association (2017)
Read how three FLA Committees collaborated to create a free FLA Mentoring Program. Not only is this another great benefit to FLA members, but it is helping to develop more meaningful connections with library professionals ...
Service Science & Surveys: Value Adding Connections Between Electronic Theses and Dissertations, Alumni, and the Library USETDA 2021 (2021)
In 2017, the authors embarked upon a project to compare their institutional transitions from print to electronic theses and dissertations (ETD). The two universities on opposite coasts – Florida and California – are both private ...
Unintended Uses of a Journal Review System within a Repository for Digital Tracking of University ETDs Electronic Resources & Libraries (ER&L) (2021)
The Nova Southeastern University (NSU) Oceanographic Campus Library has always had a unique challenge in that it is the final clearinghouse for student capstone, thesis, and dissertation binding and publication. The library has traditionally been ...
A Multi-Dimensional Library: Embedding 3D Scanners into the Science Classroom Curriculum -- Jaime Goldman and Keri Baker 2020 SAIL Virtual Conference -- Resilient Libraries - Navigating the Ebb & Flow of Change (2020)
To meet the ever-increasing need of hands-on experiential learning in the classroom, the Nova Southeastern University Oceanographic Campus Library purchased a 3D Scanner in order provide technology to proactively support this need and to further ...
Currents of Change II: Reshaping the Landscape of the University ETD Administrative Process 45th IAMSLIC Annual Conference (2019)
The Nova Southeastern University (NSU) Oceanographic Campus Library has always had a unique challenge in that it is the final clearing house for student capstone, thesis, and dissertation binding and publication. The library has traditionally ...
More Than You Can Be: Unconventional Usage of an Institutional Repository in ETD Administrative Processes Library Toolkit: Essentials for Success (2019)
Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) Oceanographic Campus Library has always had a unique challenge in that it is the final clearing house for student capstone, thesis, and dissertation binding and publication. The library has traditionally been ...
Harnessing the Institutional Repository Going Deeply Digital: NSU's Digital Curriculum Conference (2019)
From data-mining to dissemination, NSUWorks, the institutional repository of Nova Southeastern University, supports the teaching efforts, curriculum goals, and publishing workflow for faculty and students of NSU. The staff of the Alvin Sherman Library and ...
Open Educational resource (OER) Adoption in Higher education: Examining institutional perspectives Going Deeply Digital: Promises and Challenges of the Digital Curriculum in Higher Education (2019)
This presentation focuses on institutional stakeholders’ perspectives of OER adoption and integration at a state college in east Florida. This session will provide recommendations for an institutional adoption of OERs at Nova Southeastern University and ...
Technology Lightning Round Gear Up / NSU Libraries Workshop (2019)
Four different websites are discussed on how they can help with research and classroom activities: Dimensions: Dimensions brings together grants, publications, citations, alternative metrics, clinical trials, patents and policy documents to deliver a platform that ...
Mutualism at Work: Redefining the Library's Role in the Everyday University Process SAIL 2018 - Rising Tides in Research & Preservation (2018)
The Halmos College of Natural Science and Oceanography at Nova Southeastern University has been at the forefront of open accessibility and transparency of scholarly output for the institution. As one of the pioneers for the ...
Sink or Swim: How to Survive Drowning in a Sea of Projects Using Asana as Your Life Saver SAIL Annual Conference - Great Lakes, Great Libraries (2017)
Are you drowning and struggling to stay afloat while navigating all of the moving pieces in a sea of projects? Asana can help you go from sinking to swimming! Asana is a web-based project management ...
Banging Our Heads To The Music And On The Walls: First Year IR Adventures 2015 SEFLIN Regional Conference - Connections: Libraries, Users, and Technology (2015)
Creating an Institutional Repository from scratch creates a multitude of both opportunities and pitfalls in establishment of workflow, content creation, outreach and marketing policies, and stakeholder support. Nova Southeastern University’s Digital Commons based repository, NSUWorks, ...
Research Works (1)
Seasonal Aggregations of the Florida Manatee (Trichechus manatus latirostris) in the Port Everglades and Intracoastal Regions of Fort Lauderdale, Florida. HCNSO Student Theses and Dissertations (2010)
The Florida manatee (Trichechus manatus latirostris), a subspecies of the West Indian manatee, is one of the most endangered marine mammals in United States waters. The Florida manatee is the only manatee that ranges into ...