• 13 years of experience in public library as well as academic library

  • Knowledgeable in MS Office programs: Word 2016, Excel 2016, and PowerPoint 2016 and HTML

  • Confident in library systems such as Horizon, Koha, Millennium, and Apollo

  • Experienced in electronic resources such as databases, e-book platforms (Overdrive) and Zinio

Professional Organizations

  • Member, Asian Pacific American Library Association, 2017

    • Task Force Member - Local Arrangements Planning Committee. 2017-2018.

  • Member, California Library Association, 2015

  • Member, American Library Association, 2013

 

Sierra Madre Library, Sierra Madre, CA

Associate Librarian, 1/2017-Present

Library Technician, 3/2013-1/2017

Responsible for the selection and maintenance of the audio/visual collection and the mystery collection

Catalog audio/visual materials and mystery collection

Register new library patrons, check in/out materials, balance patron accounts while providing customer service

Provide excellent customer service and assist patrons with locating information using library’s resources

Assist co-workers in preparation of a variety of programs and events for adults

Coordinate Teen Book Club events when Youth Services Librarian is unavailable

Library’s Instagram account manager

 

University of La Verne, College of Law Library, Ontario, CA

Collections Management Assistant/Circulation Supervisor, 2/2017-Present

Senior Library Assistant/Weekend Circulation Supervisor, 3/2015-2/2017

Assist the Head of Collections with acquisitions, cataloging, weeding, and manage Inter-library Loan department

Supervise and train student workers

Register new patrons, check in/out library materials, balance patron accounts

Shelve materials according to Library of Congress classification, process new materials

Provide excellent customer service, assist students and patrons to locate information using academic databases

 

PSTSPS, Inc., Los Angeles, CA

Accounting Assistant, 5/2013-12/2014

Pay clients bills utilizing QuickBooks program

Assist the Tax Accountant with tax filing and information gathering

Reconcile clients’ bank and credit card statements

General office duties such as process and sort mail, filing, inventory

Assist the Payroll Accountant with various projects

Bill clients for services rendered

 

Crowell Public Library, San Marino, CA

Library Clerk II, 4/2005-6/2013

Library Page, 4/2004-4/2005

Register new library patrons, check in/out materials, balance patron accounts

Receive, process, distribute, and bibliographic maintenance of inter-library loans and serials

Train new staff, assist in implementing new procedures, and analyze current and new policies

Maintain consistent and quality customer service; assist patrons to locate information

Prepare routing slips and labels, fulfill circulation requests, mending, and assist in classification projects

 

Rosemead Public Library, Rosemead, CA

Library Aid, 2/2007-3/2008

Assist the Special Collections librarian with the growth and maintenance of the California collection

Process inter-library loans and serials

File library materials in alphabetical and numerical order

Process obituary requests using microfilm and microfiche

SAN JOSE STATE UNIVERSITY, San Jose, CA

Masters in Library and Information Science, December 2016

 

CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, LONG BEACH, Long Beach, CA

Bachelor of Science in Accountancy, 2010

Accounting Society, 2009-2010

Beta Gamma Sigma- International Honor Society for Business Students, Permanent Member

 

PASADENA CITY COLLEGE, Pasadena, CA

Associate of Arts Degree-Administration, 2007 – Dean’s Honors

Alpha Gamma Sigma Honor Society, Permanent Member

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  • Reader's Advisory and advocacy skills

  • Outreach skills and marketing  skills

  • Collaboration and communication skills

  • Supervisory and leadership skills

  • Time management and prioritizing skills

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