My Library Things

My professional involvement and personal interest in a number of library topics come together here. Check back for current projects, shared documents, suggested reading, ideas, reviews, and more.

2018 Curriculum Vitae

Current/Recent Projects

Recent & Upcoming Presentations

  • COMING IN MAY 2019: Archiving Social Media Workshop – May 4, 2019 at PDA 2019 in Pittsburgh, PA
  • Digital Legacy Management for Genealogists – March 2, 2019 at #RootsTechin Salt Lake City, UT
  • Keeping Your Digital Genealogy Files Organized and Accessible – October 18, 2018 at Clayton Genealogical Library in Houston, TX
  • Digital Preparedness: What You Need to Know – September 2018 at Montana State Library Fall Workshop in Billings, MT
  • Archiving & Preserving Your Digital Stuff – March 2, 2018 at #RootsTech in Salt Lake City, UT
  • Integrated eResources Lifecycle Management: Burnin’ Down the Silos (with Kelsey Brett) – April 4, 2018 at Texas Library Association in Dallas, TX
  • Social Media as a Tool: Saving & Managing Online Communication – Invited speaker at ARMA’s Nevada E-Records Forum, September 2017 in Carson City, NV
  • Aggregate Social Media Tools – Personal Digital Archiving 2017 in Palo Alto, CA #PDA2017
  • Metadata for Non-Librarians – LITA Forum 2016 in Fort Work, TX
  • Presentation – Creating a Legacy Plan for Your Digital Life – Workshop at Ann Arbor District Library, May 2016
  • Presentation – Learning from Librarians: Take-Aways from Teaching a Course on PDA for the Library Information Technology Association (LITA) – Personal Digital Archiving 2016 in Ann Arbor, MI #PDA2016
  • Lightning Talk – Archiving Social Media: Challenges for Individuals; Implications for Society & History – Personal Digital Archiving 2016 in Ann Arbor, MI #PDA2016

Suggested Librarian Reading


For ramblings of a non-professional manner on gardening, cooking, and urban homesteading–with photos, helpful links & resources–check out The Beekeeping Librarian blog.

Last updated: 03/1/2019