Issue # 167, Robin James updated resume

Robin B. James, MLS (Librarian)
(360) 489-9722

OBJECTIVE: Full time permanent employment providing professional information services.

Ideal position: Audio Arts Journalist    Currently I am seeking cultural work and surviving with various other jobs. In addition to my ongoing personal obsessions/muses, I have lots of experience volunteering for local history projects cataloging photographs and artifacts. I also have an ongoing document indexing service: Indices Unlimited (since 1992) creating traditional back of the book indices; also proofreading, editing, and managing media files (still and moving images, audio).

Cassette Mythos

Audio arts showcase built from resources developed writing reviews for Op magazine between 1980 and 1990

Imagination Decks

Exploring game-like activities using symbols and small pictures (1980)

Traditional Employment Experience

Kokua–Olympia, Washington
11/017/2016 – the present time –Life Skills Coach

Positive and sustaining life work providing care for Developmentally Disabled Adults.

American Institute of Alternative Medicine–Columbus, OH
10/01/2012 – 07/18/2016–Librarian

Advocate for health and medical information literacy for a small school focused on massage therapy, acupuncture, and traditionial (LPN, RN) nursing..

Home Instead Senior Care –Columbus, OH

08/05/2011 – 05/08/2012 Geriatric Care Giver (unskilled)

Positive and sustaining except that the clients always die.

National Real Estate Information Services –Pittsburgh, PA

05/23/2011 – 06/27/2011 Mortgage Recording Agent

This was the most intense office environment I have worked in, the cafeteria only served fried food. I am proud to say I lasted nearly 30 days.