Here, you’ll find examples of my professional work and personal projects. Links are listed from most recent (top) to oldest (bottom).

 

Professional Work

Show Off: Don’t Worry, Be Happy – A door/bulletin board display of lighthearted reads in anticipation of summer in a fun and festive design at the James M. Duncan Branch Library of the Alexandria Public Library in Alexandria, Virginia.

Show Off: April Showers Bring Superpowers – A door/bulletin board display of superhero-related materials in the library at the James. M. Duncan Branch Library of the Alexandria Public Library in Alexandria, Virginia.

Show Off: If You Loved Thirteen Reasons Why – A book display of books similar to Jay Asher’s Thirteen Reasons Why in honor of the debut of the Netflix series based on the book at the James M. Duncan Branch of the Alexandria Public Library in Alexandria, Virginia.

Show Off: Love at First Line – A door/bulletin board display of the first lines of young adult books hiding the titles at the James M. Duncan Branch Library of the Alexandria Public Library in Alexandria, Virginia.

Show Off: Historical Fiction – A book display of young adult fiction which takes place in the past at the James M. Duncan Branch Library of the Alexandria Public Library in Alexandria, Virginia.

Show Off: Retellings – A book display of young adult fiction which retells a fairy tale, literary classic, or myth at the James M. Duncan Branch Library of the Alexandria Public Library in Alexandria, Virginia.

Show Off: Fall Is All Around – A door/bulletin board display of young adult books with the word fall in the title and a collection of popular authors and their social media handles with a passive programming opportunity for patrons to add their own social media handles at the James M. Duncan Branch Library of the Alexandria Public Library in Alexandria, Virginia.

Show Off: Banned Books Week – A book display of young adult fiction which has been challenged or banned for Banned Books Week 2016 at the James M. Duncan Branch Library of the Alexandria Public Library in Alexandria, Virginia.

Show Off: Audiobooks – A book display of audiobooks for all ages at the Cherrydale Branch Library of the Arlington Public Library in Arlington, Virginia.

 

Personal Projects

Fiction Re: Sibling Loss – A pathfinder of fiction for young adults and adults regarding sibling loss.

Fiction Re: Animal Narrators for Us Critter-Lovers – A pathfinder of fiction for adults narrated by animals.

Fiction Re: Gun Violence in Schools – A pathfinder of fiction for young adults and adults regarding gun (and other) violence in schools.

The Write Stuff: A Snail Mail Pathfinder – A pathfinder of nonfiction resources in various formats and of various types for those who enjoy writing letters.

Projects: DNC Voting Members List – A description of how I built a list of (some) DNC voting-eligible members.

Thoughts On: Makerspaces – A discussion on what makerspaces are and why it’s important that we define them.