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Newport, RI - PT Special Collections Assistant @ Redwood Library and Athenaeum

Job Title: Special Collections Assistant

Department: Special Collections

Status: Part-time, 20 hours/week

Reports To: Ezra Stiles Special Collections Librarian

Job Summary: Under the general direction of the Special Collections Librarian, the Special Collections Assistant provides support for the public and technical services functions of Special Collections, including reference assistance for researchers, digital imaging requests and projects, exhibitions and public programming involving the collections, gifts processing, creating and editing records for research materials, and collection maintenance activities. 457 more words


Pre-Departure Log 1: "Sweet Sorrow"

I won’t pretend I can recite Shakespearean verse by heart.

But I remember quite vividly the phrase, “Parting is such sweet sorrow,” from Romeo and Juliet. 454 more words


Providence, RI - Reference Management Librarian @ Johnson & Wales University

Title: Reference Management Librarian

Library Campus: Providence, RI

Summary: Provides library reference assistance by determining the optimum search strategies and resources to conduct in-depth reference research… 234 more words


My Home

I am college student in Washington, DC and since leaving Newport for 9 months out of the year, it has made me appreciate Newport better when I come home for breaks. 54 more words



To practice this blog thing and to expand on my life, I’ll be double efficient in this first blog.

I was born in Alabama and raised on two different types of farms while also being raised in a pretty harsh ghetto. 349 more words


Swan Point, Providence RI

Ad Summam:

  • Founded: 1846
  • Acres: 200
  • Design: Garden Style
  • NRHP: Yes #77000007
  • Topo: Perfect blend of rolling/level/hilly terrain
  • Neighbors: What neighbors… it’s seriously quiet here!
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Adventures in Getting Great Pizza

Nicole and me @ Nautika

Last Thursday. Nicole and I headed for Nautika, on the water in EG, for pizza and, according to Nicole, to get me blackout drunk – not all that difficult since I rarely drink and actually get drunk on something like one glass of wine but whatever. 171 more words