Collection Development Workshop: Selecting Materials for the island of Yap, Yap Public Library

On Saturday, November 16, 2013  at the University of Hawai’i Hamilton Library, I participated in a hands-on collection development workshop with several other UHM ALA student chapter members. We assisted several UHM Pacific Collections librarians by selecting books from donated materials, which will be sent the Yap Public Library on the island of Yap. During this [...]

Teaching Technology: Basic HTML & ePortfolio Workshop

Yesterday afternoon, I was happy to see that there were several students from the University of Hawai’i Library and Information Science program who came out to the UHM Hamilton Library to participate in a free workshop I was giving as the team captain for the UHM LIS Web Team. The workshop was provided to assist UHM [...]

Hawai’i State Archives Volunteer

Last Friday, I interviewed for a volunteer position at the Hawai’i State Archives and was given the job! I will begin working on Friday, November 8th and will be able to dedicate 4 hours each week to assisting the HISA. My first project will be to work in the Hawaii State Government Records collection, assisting with indexing [...]

2013 Chinatown Scrub Down

“HPU student Drew Cook sweeps while UH volunteer Kimberly Jackson cleans along Pauahi Street.” Photo by: Dennis Oda, On Saturday, October 19, 2013, I joined about 130 other volunteers to help cleanup Chinatown in Honolulu, Hawai’i. We spent the morning picking up trash, sweeping and cleaning windows and received many thanks from business owners and [...]

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