Fall 2010 News

Current Students

  • Published
  • Internships
    • Museum of Sex: cataloging items from a large collection of pornography (the Ralph Whittington Collection) as well as books in their library — Kate Dundon
    • Brooklyn Historical Society — Fred Folmer, Fall 2010
    • Jim Henson Company: digitizing their paper archives, mainly original drawings, sketches, and storyboards from Jim Henson’s early work, as well as original art and sketches of Muppets and other characters — Madlyn Moskowitz, Fall 2010
    • Northport Historical Society — Alexandra Janvey, Fall 2009- Fall 2010
    • Special Collections of the B. Davis Schwartz Memorial Library, Long Island University/C.W. Post Campus — Alexandra Janvey, Summer 2010
    • Thomas J. Watson Library at the Metropolitan Museum of Art — Megan Combs, Summer 2010
    • Rare Books Room in the Strand Bookstore — Megan Malta, Fall 2009
  • Full-time Jobs
    • Kate Dundon — NYU Law Library: managing government documents and assisting Jeanne Rehberg, International Law librarian.
    • Melissa Heide — Business Information Specialist at Pall Corporation
    • Alexa Pearce — Librarian for Journalism, Media, Culture and Communication at NYU Bobst Library
  • Other
    • “I have been a librarian for 19 years now and am currently attending L.I.U to obtain my NY State school library certification. I received my MLS from Queens College and my B.A. from Adelphi University. I have worked in a number of public libraries over the years and am presently employed by the Half Hollow Hills Community Library in Youth Services.” — Teresa LaMorte
    • “Since September 2010 I’ve been a Graduate Assistant in the Digital Initiatives and Art Slide Library at the B. Davis Schwartz Library Memorial Library, Long Island University/C.W. Post Campus.” — Alexandra Janvey
    • London Rare Books School summer program — Rachel Hendrick, Summer 2010
    • Two Palmer students have been awarded the SLA-NY scholarships to attend the annual conference in New Orleans! Congratulations to Shirley Zhao and Crystal Cutler!
    • Caitlin McGurk won a $1,5000 scholarship from the New York Library Club in Fall 2009.


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