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Amy S. | Elance
 
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Amy S.

Info maven who can also create websites
   United States
  |   Oakland, CA
  |  4:29 pm Local Time

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Overview

I am a long-time researcher with a Masters in Library & Information Science and many years working in the legal field. Currently, I am a part-time law librarian. I also help people with their WordPress websites.

I can find out anything about anything, analyze it and distill it into understandable dynamic content. I do document retrieval, such as obtaining articles and papers from libraries and document repositories or finding information from other sources. I can pull together tons of data into a spreadsheet. I also research and write...

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Jan 26, 2015|Other - Legal|$11,893|Working
May 4, 2013|Research|$1,704|Working
Sep 13, 2010|Other - Writing Services|$60|Completed
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5.0
Aug 20, 2010|Research|$350|Completed
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Portfolio

Created a pathfinder (map for research) for the YMCA Youth in Government program as...
Created a pamphlet for Libby Schaaf, District 4 Council Member on the demographics and...
http://www.stableramy.com/District%204%20Commercial%20Corridors%20Environmental%20Scan%20&%20Demographics.pdf
This was a project done for a class in Competitive Intelligence in the Masters program...
This was another paper done for Competitive Intelligence.

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U.S. English Punctuation and Mechanics Test
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Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 Test
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Service Description

I have worked for 18 years in litigation on product liability and personal injury cases, as an investigator/researcher. I have phoned witnesses, researched corporations, connected the dots, reviewed documents and depositions, drafted memos and FOIA requests, all with regard to gathering information to assist stakeholders in their decision-making.

I have a Master's in Library & Information Science from San Jose State University. Course work included government documents, competitive intelligence, database management, archive management, reference services, and online research.

I can also build websites in Wordpress, Drupal and Joomla.

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Education

Cal State University East Bay
Certificate - Web Design
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San Jose State University
Master of Library & Information Science
2007 - 2009
Univesity of California at Berkeley
Bachelors, History
1980 - 1984
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research
writing
analyze
investigate
document retrieval
wordpress
drupal
web development
website
content management
data collection
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