Portfolio

Below is a collection of documents I have created for coursework and independent projects.

One Town, Many Cultures: an annotated bibliography created for the Monroe County Public Library in Bloomington, Indiana that highlights the diversity of the community.

LGBTQ Annotated Bibliography : an annotated bibliography of LGBTQ Books for Teens where the characters all identify as minorities.

Sample Elementary Age Program : a sample program created using a fictional library, for the elementary aged children.

Sample Tween Craft Program : a sample program created for a fictional tween community, creating parachute cord bracelets.

Sample Teen Program: a sample program created using a fictional library, for teenagers around the theme of Banned Books.

Multicultural Children’s Bibliography: Holidays : an annotated bibliography of multicultural children’s books on the topic of holidays in different cultures.

Illustrator Outline: an electronic version of the notecards  I used to give a presentation on the life and illustration style of Maurice Sendak.

Global Cinderella : an analysis of three Cinderella tales from around the world.  Also includes a criteria and explanation for how to select folktales  and folklore.

Book Reviews: two reviews, written in the style of the School Library Journal- one on The Grimm Sisters: Fairytale Detectives by Michael Buckley, and the other on The Hello, Goodbye Windowby Norton Juster.

Washing Machine Analysis : a Human-Computer Interaction review of a Washing Machine, using usability and user experience goals as means of analysis.