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Laura Briggs | Elance
 
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Laura Briggs

Professional Librarian Available for Research
   Canada
  |   Wetaskiwin, Alberta
  |  5:34 am Local Time

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Professional librarian with over ten years experience answering challenging research questions in the sciences, engineering, and humanities disciplines using a wide variety of Internet and academic information resources. Excellent writing and editing skills for both academic and magazine articles. Comprehensive knowledge of all major citation styles such as APA, MLA, Chicago, and ACS.

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Skills (6)

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Academic Writing
English
English Proofreading
Microsoft Excel
Microsoft PowerPoint
Statistics

Employment

University of Western Ontario
Teaching Assistant
2011 - Present
Teaching assistant for the Faculty of Information and Media Studies at the University of Western Ontario, where I am currently a second year PhD student. I am responsible for grading and providing...
University of Alberta Libraries
Collections Librarian (Science & Technology)
2009 - 2010
Responsible for the co-ordination of the development and stewardship of the Science & Technology Library’s print, electronic, and film collections. Negotiated electronic resources’ prices with...
University of British Columbia Okanagan Library
Learning Services Libarian (Collections)
2008 - 2009
Provided leadership and organization to the acquisition and maintenance of the Library’s print, digital, and film collections. Negotiated electronic resources’ prices with vendors. Responsible for...
University of Waterloo Library
Liaison Librarian for Chemistry and Earth Sciences
2003 - 2008
Managed all aspects of the development and maintenance of the chemistry and earth & environmental sciences print and digital collections. Provided chat, email, telephone, and in-person reference...

Education

University of Western Ontario
Doctor of Philosophy Library & Information Science
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University of Western Ontario
Master of Library and Information Science
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University of Western Ontario
Master of Science (Chemistry)
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University of Waterloo
Honours Bachelors of Science (Chemistry)
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librarian
writing
editing
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