Wilhelmina Randtke (non-member)

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Wilhelmina Randtke
Florida Academic Library Services Cooperative

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  • Bio

    I'm a lawyer with information technology skills and long term interests in search systems, networked data, information policy, and how information flows around the world. My research interests include copyright law, economics of publishing, and access to scientific research.


    Current Work
    Florida Academic Library Services Cooperative (Special Library)
    Digital Library Services Coordinator
    Florida State University College of Law, Tallahassee, Florida
    Jan 2011 – present Intern; Project Manager; Digital Projects Jan 2011 – May 2011, Intern, 18 hrs/wk: Staffed the reference desk, conducted a workshop on Florida Legal Research, prepared research aids for law students using LibGuides, attended staff meetings, attended meetings preliminary to and prepared research aids for an online course in Advanced Legal Research, assisted in digitization projects, performed legal research for professors in Lexis-Nexis and Westlaw. May 2011 – Sept 2011, Researcher, Project Manager, 15hrs/wk: Project manager for digitization of the 1970-1983 Florida Administrative Code. Planned and paced digitization, optical character recognition, database design using MySQL and php, prototyping in Microsoft Access, automated metadata creation in Visual Basic. Supervised one part time student assistant in digitization, indexing, and auditing for missing material. Documentation may be viewed at www.fsulawrc.com/FACsearchengine.html . Sept 2011 – present, Digital Projects, 10 hrs/wk: Contact local government agencies regarding collection development opportunities, digitize paper and audiovisual materials, optimize pdfs and webpages for discovery through search engines. As they are completed, projects are posted at www.law.fsu.edu/library/collectionsmain.html in static xhtml. Retroactively create Dublin Core metadata records for collections, and assess ways to host and share metadata for federated search.

    Past Work Experience
    The Florida State University Libraries (Academic Library)
    Graduate Assistant in Web Development
    Tallahassee, Florida
    2010 - 2011

    Agency for Workforce Innovation (Other)
    Assistant General Counsel
    Tallahassee, Florida
    2009 - 2010

    Florida State University, College of Law, Research Center (aka Law Library) (Special Library)
    Researcher, Florida Supreme Court Video Projecgt
    Tallahassee, FL
    2008 - 2009


    Bachelors of Science, Zoology, 2003
    University of Florida

    Juris Doctorate, Law, 2008
    Florida State University College of Law

    Masters, Library and Information Studies, 2011
    Florida State University College of Information