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Kathleen Comber

Library Trainee located in Suffolk County

Education · Work Experience · Technical Skills



The University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY

Ithaca College: Ithaca, NY

  • Bachelor of Arts, English, May 2014
  • Minors in Anthropology, Biology, and Environmental Studies
  • Cumulative GPA: 3.9, summa cum laude
  • Honors:
    • Ithaca College Oracle Honor Society
    • Sigma Tau Delta, English National Honor Society, Omega Psi Chapter
    • Ithaca College's Humanities and Sciences Dean's List- Eight Semesters
    • Ithaca College's Presidential Scholarship Recipient

Work Experience

The John Jermain Memorial Library, Sag Harbor, NY

  • JohnJermain.org
  • Library Trainee: 2015 to present
  • Children's Department:
    • Prepares and runs children's art and science programs
    • Performs reader's advisory
  • Young Adult Department:
    • Collaborates on and assists with young adult programs
  • Technology Department:
    • Prepares computers for patron use
    • Prepares AV system for use in programs
  • Reference Department:
    • Instructs patrons in the use of electronic devices and related digital resources
    • Organized local history archives
    • Developed record of local authors

Technical Skills

  • Operating Windows and Mac Software
  • Utilizing Microsoft Office Programs including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and Outlook
  • Preparing computers for patron use, including downloading software and security features
  • Coaching Patrons in the use of a variety of electronic devices and associated digital resources
  • Resolving technical queries from patrons
  • Managing records, including archives and digital inventories

Download Kathleen Comber's Resume


Email: KathleenComber@gmail.com

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