Tuesday, June 24, 2008
But today there was a message that made me smile and smile. It was from a young woman who thanked everyone on the list for help getting a position. She said,
"I'm so happy to be in an academic library that I hardly know what to do. "
She's right. I have a great job. I am lucky.
Monday, June 23, 2008
Friday, June 06, 2008
I have a big long list of accomplishments for Stephanie:
Stephanie has been an Art Librarian since 1973;
she currently manages the Art/Music Library ;
for many years she was also in charge of the Multimedia Center in Rush Rhees Library;
she managed the Library at the Memorial Art Gallery for a ten years;
she was a member of the College Teaching, Learning, Technology Roundtable;
she is also a long-standing member of the Friends of the University of Rochester Libraries Executive Committee;
she has been very active in the planning of the annual Book Sale and Holiday Reading;
Stephanie is a member of the Art Libraries Society of North America;
she has written articles and given presentations at national meetings;
she created an annual student art prize on the River Campus;
she is a member of the Gleason Library Art Committee;
and she has served on zillions of library committees over the years
But the list doesn’t really tell you why we chose Stephanie for this award.