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Laura Brennan | Elance
 
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Laura Brennan

Librarian - Writer/Editor
   United States
  |   Brighton, Massachusetts
  |  9:11 pm Local Time

Overview

Youth Services Librarian, Freelance Editor and Proofreader.
Familiar with Textbook Publishing (2 yrs. experience)
Avid reader/writer
Special interests and understanding include:
Child Development, Children's and Young Adult Literature, Humor Writing, Personal Essays, Bibliographies, Indexing

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Sep 6, 2013|Children's Writing|$99|Completed
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5.0
Aug 25, 2013|Data Entry|$22|Completed
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5.0

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Creative Writing
Creative Writing Test - Non-fiction (U.S. Version)
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WordPress
Letter Writing
Linguistics
Newsletter Writing
Report Writing
Web Content Management
Word Processing
Writing
Data Entry
Email
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Microsoft Office
Microsoft Outlook
Typing

Service Description

Employment

Northborough Free Library
Children's Librarian
2011 - Present
•Researches and acquires all materials and resources •Focuses, develops, and maintains the department’s collection •Assists library patrons in selection of materials •Generates all public relations...
Millis Public Library
Children's / Young Adult Librarian
2010 - 2011
• Determines the desired focus of and develops the department’s collection. • Responsible for research and acquisition of all Children’s/YA materials and resources • Maintains all...
Pearson Educational Publishing
Development / Rebind Editor
2005 - 2007
·Assessed projects from Acquisitions Editors, handled contracts and paperwork, and prepared mock-up texts to move on to production ·Worked according to stringent schedules and inflexible...

Education

Simmons College
Masters - Library and Information Science
2007 - 2010
University of Ne Hampshire
Bachelor of Arts in English
2000 - 2004

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proofreading
humor
blogging
editing
research
writing
fact-checking
librarian
indexing
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