Jesse Ephraim
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Masters of Library Science, Youth Librarianship Program
University of North Texas, 2002 – 2003
included a Graduate Academic Certificate in Youth Services in Library and Information Settings

45 Graduate Hours, Cultural Anthropology Program
Southern Methodist University, 1989-1993

Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology, English minor
University of Texas at Austin, 1986-1988

Diploma, Advanced Academic Degree with Honors
Denton High School, 1982-1985

Employment History

June 2009 - June 2014
Director, Roanoke Public Library

February 2006 – June 2009
Youth Services Librarian, Southlake Public Library

October 2003 –February 2006
Adult Services Librarian, Southlake Public Library

2002 – 2003
Teaching and Research Assistant to Dr. Elizabeth Figa
University of North Texas, SLIS program

Professional Presentations

CYC - Children and Youth Conference for North Texas Libraries

North Texas Regional Library System TechNet Conference

Texas Library Association Annual Meeting


Texas State Library and Archives Commission Webinar
Year Round Children's Reading Program

North Texas Regional Library System Workshop
June 11, 2010
Designing Websites for Accessibility

North Texas 23 2009
Leadership Team

ASIST 2004 Annual Meeting
"Managing and Enhancing Information: Cultures and Conflicts"
Providence, Rhode Island
November 17, 2004
Co-author, Enhancing the Virtual Storytelling Experience with Metadata Driven Voice Enabled Conversational Agents
presented by Drs. Elizabeth Figa and Paul Tarau

NTLP Librarian Live Podcasts

Thailand School Library Project
June 2003 Chaing Rai Montessori School
Chiang Rai, Thailand

IT Skills