October 31, 2014

Career Advice: 2012 Mover & Shaker Lynn Yandell

LJ’s Career Insights reaches out to our Movers & Shakers and asks about key moments in their careers. Lynn Yandell, who led the installation of a green energy system at Fayetteville Public Library in Arkansas, is one of our change agents.

Career Advice: 2012 Mover & Shaker Nina McHale

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LJ’s Career Insights reaches out to our Movers & Shakers and asks about key moments in their careers. Nina McHale, who seeks cutting-edge avenues for technology to serve patrons better, is one of our tech leaders.

Career Advice: 2012 Mover & Shaker Michael Russo

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LJ’s Career Insights reaches out to our Movers & Shakers and asks about key moments in their careers. Michael Russo, who helped form LSU’s faculty union, is one of our change agents.

Career Advice: 2012 Mover & Shaker Brett Bonfield

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LJ’s Career Insights reaches out to our Movers & Shakers and asks about key moments in their careers. Brett Bonfield is one of our change agents.

Career Insights: 2012 Mover & Shaker Carrie Banks

Some thoughts from 2012 Mover & Shaker Carrie Banks on her career.

Academic Movers and Shakers

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Many of LJ’s 2012 Movers and Shakers come from academic libraries and other research institutions. Among the honorees are:   Community Builders Michele Burke Chemeketa Community College Library JP Porcaro Guarini Library, New Jersey City University Joshua Finnell William Howard Doane Library, Denison University Advocates Andrea Davis Dudley Knox Library, Naval Postgraduate School Cheryl Rowan […]

Revel in the 2012 Movers | Editorial

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The 53 innovators identified redefine recession-busting If you had been in LJ ’s offices the first week in March, you could have walked the length of one long white wall covered with 11″ x 17″ color blowups of the 21 Movers & Shakers who made it to our photo shoot at the American Library Association’s […]

Movers & Shakers 2012

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Welcome to the 2012 Movers & Shakers. For 11 years now, LJ’s Movers & Shakers has been spotlighting librarians and others in the library field who are doing extraordinary work to serve their users and to move libraries of all types and library services forward. They hail from all corners of the library world. They’ve been nominated by their colleagues, friends, bosses, and just plain admirers. We know there are many more Movers out there, making libraries better and taking them into the future.

Nina McHale | Movers & Shakers 2012 — Tech Leaders

Branching Out Vitals CURRENT POSITION Assistant Systems Administrator Arapahoe Library District, Englewood, CO DEGREE MA/MSLS, English and Library/Information Science, Catholic University of America, Washington, DC, 2002 HONORS Auraria Library Excellence in Research and Creative Activities Award, 2008, 2011 FOLLOW @ninermac Mile High Librarian Photo ©Sean McGinty Photography LLC Six weeks into her new job with […]

Jim Blanton | Movers & Shakers 2012 — Recession Busters

Gaming for Dollars Vitals CURRENT POSITION Senior Library Manager Chesapeake Public Library, VA DEGREE MPA, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA, 2005; MLS, University of Kentucky, Lexington, 2000 NEXT PROJECT Two amateurs with one chance to write the greatest vampire novel ever; epublishorbust.blogspot.com FOLLOW www.fantasmocinema.blogspot.com Photo by Nancie Laing While brainstorming possible ideas for a financial […]