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 [...]

By |2019-11-05T09:49:42+13:45March 8th, 2018|Archives & Special Collections, Conservation & Preservation, Latest News, Outreach & Marketing, Reference & Instruction, Systems & Design|Comments Off on Marketing/Outreach Video for Long Beach Public Library, Special Collections

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 [...]

By |2019-11-05T09:49:41+13:45May 18th, 2017|Awards & Grants, Latest News, Outreach & Marketing|Comments Off on LBPL Wins 2017 National Medal

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 [...]

By |2019-11-05T09:49:39+13:45March 10th, 2017|Archives & Special Collections, Latest News, Outreach & Marketing|Comments Off on Asian Arts Exhibit at Long Beach Public Library, Main Branch

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 [...]

By |2019-11-05T09:49:40+13:45February 28th, 2017|Archives & Special Collections, Latest News, Outreach & Marketing, Systems & Design|Comments Off on Preserving Community Cultural Heritage at Long Beach Public Library

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!

By |2019-11-05T09:49:39+13:45October 17th, 2016|Archives & Special Collections, Latest News, Outreach & Marketing, Systems & Design|Comments Off on Oversize Photographs Archive Exhibit Using 3D Printed corners!