Jahala Simuel

District of Columbia Public Schools

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Currently Head of Access Services and Medical Librarian at the Louis Stokes Health Sciences Library at Howard University. I am also the liaison for Nursing and Allied Health. My primary responsibility is to provide leadership , electronic public services for faculty, doctors, PhD and masters level students seeking to use resources remotely. Beyond that, I oversees the daily operations of the access services desk, instruction, and outreach. In my planning, I  provide instruction, supervising, managing the day to day function of the access service desk, developing new processes, project manager for ALMA migration, and facility management and operations.  Prior to this position I served as Head of Reference  and Adjunct Professor (CIS) at Shaw University where I was constantly seeking exciting ways to engage students and faculty in library services.