collection development

Teresa Vorce

Materials Manager, Information & Technology
Frederick County Public Libraries
MD - County
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About Me

I have worked in public libraries for the last 25 years.  Most of that time has been in adult collection development, but also some time in public services.  In addition to working with the print collection, I also evaluate and select our electron

Dr Jennifer Hopwood

Training & Development Specialist
Southern Maryland Regional Library
MD - County
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About Me

I have worked in libraries for over 20 years in many different capacities starting as a shelver with the Mercer County (NJ) libraries back when I was in high school to working in reference and youth services departments with the Brevard County (FL

Karen Vaias

Supervising Reference Librarian
Bernards Township Library
NJ - County
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About Me

I have been working in libraries since 2001, first as a paraprofessional, later as a student and finally as a librarian.  I got my start in a small library where I wore many hats (Circulation, Children's Services, ILL, ordering supplies, teaching

Carolyn Oldt

Branch Manager
Gloucester County Library System- Logan Branch
NJ - County
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About Me

I have been in the Public Library setting for 10 year, 8 years as the branch manager. We have 7 staff working at this branch. We have a strong team work environment.

Dr. Gigi Mohamad

Supervising School Library Media Specialist/ Assistant Professor at the School Library Program
Bergenfield High School/ William Paterson University
NJ - County
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About Me

I worked for 10 years in the public library field before transitioning to school libraries 9 years ago. Currently, I work as SL Media Specialist/ Tech Coach at Bergenfield HS. I also serve on the DEAC,  ScIP and Technology committees.

Bart Everts

Reference and Instruction Librarian
Paul Robeson Library, Rutgers University-Camden
NJ - County
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About Me

I'm on the faculty of the Paul Robeson Library at Rutgers University-Camden, where I serve as the liaison to the Camden campuses of Rowan University and Camden County College.

Sebastian Derry

Assistant Dean for Public Services
Seton Hall Univeristy Libraries
NJ - County
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About Me

I've been working in academic libraries for the past 15 years, in a variety of areas. Currently I am the Assistant Dean for Public Services at Seton Hall University Libraries.

Jennifer Breuer

Director
Glen Ridge Public Library
NJ - County
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Five years of experience as a Library Director and over a decade as a professional librarian.  A proven leader, visionary, and advocate who offers expertise in increasing library use and community engagement.

Mary Ellen Rogan

Assistant Director, Coodinator of Programming and Collection Development
Plainfield Public Library
NJ - County
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About Me

I have over 20 years of library experience in library and archives administration, special collections, local history and genealogy and project management both at the New York Public Library and currently as the Assistant Director of the Plainfiel