Original Cataloger, 1997-Present
Catalog monographs and other types of materials as well as provide access through the library catalog to electronic resources on the Internet. As part of these duties, do enhance cataloging to bring OCLC records up to proper standards. Two special responsibilities are the cataloging of foreign-language materials and the establishment of NACO entry headings. In addition, perform minor collection development functions mainly in respect to foreign language and other special materials. Regarding the special materials, the most important contribution in the past was the further development of The Michael Lehman Williamson Collection of Civil War Books for Young People. As assigned, do statistical analyses for collection development, collection management, and other purposes. Concerning the latter function, three significant accomplishments were:
(1) Did statistical analyses of the holdings of LSU Libraries to guide the work of the Cataloging Department in the conversion from paper to machine-readable records;
Foreign Law Librarian, 1975-1978
Research and Creative Activity
ACRL Slavic & East European Section, 1978-1987.
ALA Library Research Round Table, 1980-1987