Read ‘Em & Weep: Libraries, Literature and Music Podcast

A couple of old friends recently asked me to contribute to their podcast station - Brown Pocket Radio, so of course, I jumped in and created a little podcast hour called, Read 'Em & Weep where I talk about all things libraries and literature. Every episode is padded with indie music and is supported [...]

Marketing/Outreach Video for Long Beach Public Library, Special Collections

After a month storyboarding, filming, narrating and editing I am happy to announce that I have the final version of an outreach/marketing video which I produced for the Long Beach Public Library entitled, "Introducing the LBPL Long Beach History Collection." All shots were filmed on site at the Long Beach Public Library, Main Branch [...]

Creating and Editing LibGuides for College Students

As an Adjunct Librarian at a local community college I am responsible for editing and creating subject and library literacy LibGuides which are made available through the library website. Below are a few examples of what I have been working on this week. Please feel free to share them with your students, faculty and [...]

LBPL Wins 2017 National Medal

I am proud to say that I work for the Long Beach Public Library, which was awarded the 2017 National Medal by the Institute of Museum and Library Services. It is the highest honor given to museums and libraries that demonstrate impactful programs and services and are known as catalysts for community change. Learn [...]

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Asian Arts Exhibit at Long Beach Public Library, Main Branch

The Exhibit In February 2017 I had the pleasure of creating three display case exhibits featuring oversized art books, artifacts, woodblock prints and ephemera from our Miller Room Collections at the Long Beach Public Library, Main branch. Items being displayed are part of the donated collections from Loraine Miller Collins in memory of her late husband, Earl [...]

Preserving Community Cultural Heritage at Long Beach Public Library

Project Background One of the great parts of working as a substitute librarian at Long Beach Public Library is that it allows me to get to know all the different branches, communities and librarians in the system. While working at the Ruth Bach Neighborhood Library I was talking with the head librarian, Chenda Yong, when she [...]

Non-Profit Website Design

I am happy to announce the launch of the new website for The Bridge Church in Corona, a Non-Denominational church located in Corona, California. I was asked to come on to help them convert their previous site which was created and design in Joomla and using HTML to a responsive site with a modern and [...]

Oversize Photographs Archive Exhibit Using 3D Printed corners!

We are finally done hanging the archive images of women working at the Boeing Plant in Long Beach, California during World War II! We collaborated with our media guru and the Long Beach Public Library Studio to have the corners to hang them 3D printed!

Marketing Video for an Art Campaign

I have always been passionate about photography, videography and providing information through images. This outreach technique is something that I focused closely on while studying the concept of visual anthropology at Cal State Fullerton while earning my bachelor's degree. My continuing passion for providing information this way means that I usually end up creating [...]