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Tutor profile: Sylvia R.

Sylvia R.
Research Librarian & Technical Writer


About Sylvia

About Sylvia
I have provided reference and research services to students, lawyers, medical researchers, journalists, engineers, politicians and academics. I have a Journalism degree and have worked as a technical writer. I am well versed in academic writing and am familiar with APA and MLA style.

Teaching Experience

Teaching Experience
I have taught courses in database research, research techniques, quality systems, legal research and library processes. I have tutored ESL students whose native languages are Arabic, Chinese and Farsi.
Wayne State University
Library and Information Science
Master's Degree
2008 - 2010
Michigan State University
Bachelor's Degree
2003 - 2007

Work Experience

Work Experience
University of British Columbua, Branch Operations Supervisor, Education Library
2019 - Present
University of British Columbia, Technical Writer/Project Coordinator
2018 - 2019
Takata, Program Manager
2017 - 2018
Takata, Training and Records Manager
2015 - 2017
Department of Energy, Law Library Manager
2014 - 2015
SEC, Library Manager
2014 - 2015
Alexandria Law Library, Law Library Manager
2014 - 2014
SEC, Library Manager
2012 - 2014
Library of Congress, Librarian
2010 - 2012


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