Creating Audio for the Binding & Looping Exhibition

Overview As the graduate assistant for the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa Museum Studies Graduate Certificate program, I am able to participate in helping other units at the university and local galleries with various aspects of their exhibitions through the supervision of the program Director, Dr. Karen Kosasa. During the month of September 2014, I assisted the University [...]

Lyon Arboretum Mobile App

Overview In February 2014, I began creating the Lyon Arboretum Digital Initiative Plan which included but was not limited to a website redesign, social media implementation and the creation of a mobile application. I am happy to announce that the mobile app is now available on the iTunes, Google Play and Amazon App stores! To download [...]

By |2017-06-20T08:58:51+00:00September 9th, 2014|Latest News, Outreach & Marketing, Systems & Design|0 Comments

Creating A Mobile App for A Non-Profit

Consultation and Creation In February 2014 when I consulted with Lyon Arboretum on what types of issues they were facing with their social media and technology platforms (see LADIP post dated July , 2014) I discovered that the main three problems they faced were as follows: Lack of control over the information on their website; Inability [...]

ALAsc Re-Shelving Project @ Hamilton Library

Jan Sung, Librarian and Head of Access Services gives us some last minute instructions in the stacks before we break up and get to work. 2014 © Kimberly JacksonLast semester, Hamilton Library experienced some construction and during this process, many books were mis-shelved. While Jan Sung, Hamilton Librarian and Head of Access Services has been re-shelving these [...]

By |2017-06-20T09:01:34+00:00April 27th, 2014|Latest News, Professional Development, Volunteer Work|0 Comments

Preservation Week at UHM

Every semester at the University of Hawai'i, the students in the Library and Information Sciences program who are focusing on archives and special collections get a chance to take their skills and knowledge out into the community through by creating brochures, posters, flyers, coaster and videos which create awareness about the importance of conservation and [...]

UHM Rare Book Collection Website

In January 2015 I wrote an extensive post about the University of Hawai'i Rare Book Collection website and informational videos that I was developing in order to assist the collection with outreach. The site has now been completed and is available for your perusal. I hope that you enjoy the information provided about this wonderful collection/ Check [...]

2014 Association of Hawai‘i Archivists Annual Conference

On Saturday, February 15, 2014 I attended and presented my student poster, The Challenges of Conservation and Preservation in Hawai’i at the Association of Hawai‘i Archivists 2014 Annual Conference, which was held at the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawai‘i, Mānoa Grand Ballroom on the island of Oahu. I was very lucky to be chosen for sponsorship [...]

Reference Assistance at Sinclair Library

Serving at the reference table in Sinclair Library, May 2013, Finals Week with Danielle Todd, organizer. At the end of each academic semester, the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, Sinclair Library partners with the Student Success Center with the aim of creating a productive, stress-free study atmosphere during the busiest weeks of the [...]

First Place at the 2013 SLA-ASIS&Tsc Annual Poster Conference

On Friday, November 22, 2013 I participated in the UHM LIS SLA-ASIS&Tsc (now UHM SLA Student Chapter) Annual Poster Conference hosted at the Hālau ʻo Haumea, Kamakakūokalani Center for Hawaiian Studies. This annual poster conference allows LIS, ICS, and CIS students to showcase recent projects which are meant to engender an exciting exploration of important issues in the [...]

By |2017-06-20T09:08:25+00:00November 25th, 2013|Awards & Grants, Latest News, Professional Development|0 Comments