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Tutor profile: Ricky B.

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Ricky B.
Librarian for 19 years
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About Ricky

About Ricky
I have been a librarian for 19 years and I have worked in the public library and academic library setting. Having spent time in various libraries grants me the opportunity to work with people of all cultures, education, and life experiences. I enjoy helping people reach their educational goals, whether it is academic or for personal gain.

Teaching Experience

Teaching Experience
For the last five years I spent time teaching college students information literacy skills in group settings, online, and during one on one tutorial sessions. In addition, I also host various workshops teaching students study skills, time management, and how to navigate the Canvas online class platform.
Education
North Carolina Central University
Library and Information Science
Master's Degree
2002 - 2004
North Carolina A & T State University
Communication
Bachelor's Degree
1995 - 1999

Work Experience

Work Experience
South University-High Point, Director of Library
2018 - 2018
•Provide quality customer service to the students, staff, and public. •Manage the daily operation of the library. •Supervise library staff. •Order library materials of various formats for students and the faculty. •Maintain the library budget. •Assist students with the online library and databases in person and online through online chat sessions. •Support academics with class visits and facilitate information literacy sessions regularly.
Virginia Gollege-Greensboro, Director of Library
2014 - 2017
•Provide bibliographic instruction to various classes. •Assist students with reader’s advisory, computer inquiries and provide one on one tutorials in Microsoft Office. •Order materials of various formats for students and faculty while staying within budget guidelines. •Supervise library staff. •Orientate, manage, and monitor online hybrid students. •Catalog all materials in library management software to make accessible for students and staff.
Greensboro Public Library, Teen Librarian
2000 - 2013
•Create informative, educational and programs of leisure for youth ages 12-18. •Assisted the public with computer, reader’s advisory and reference questions. •Order materials of various formats for patrons ages 12-18 which include books and audio visual materials. •Collaborate with individuals and organizations to provide programming for the youth community. •Create a teen poetry group that competes nationally through Brave New Voices

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