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John Siegel
Penn State University


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    Current Work
    Penn State University (Academic Library)
    Head Librarian-DuBois Campus
    * Coordinate library instruction for first-year experience classes and the first-year writing program. * Collaborate with university offices and student organizations to promote student success, recruitment, and retention initiatives. * Provide research assistance, including serving as liaison to health sciences, psychology, and rehabilitation counseling. * Develop and coordinate a student advisory group.

    Past Work Experience
    University of Pittsburgh - Health Sciences Library System (Academic Library)
    Reference Librarian
    2007 - 2009


    MLS, 2007
    University of Maryland College Park

    BA (Social Work), 2004
    San Francisco State University

    AA, 1997
    City Colleges of Chicago