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Hi, my name is Ash Moore and unlike most of the staff at the library I don’t have a relevant degree. I am what’s known jokingly in the field as a “feral librarian”. Because of my experiences working here at TC, I’d like to try and get the “feral” prefix dropped and become a real librarian. Feral or not, after working here a year I’m reflecting on my foray on the other side ...
One thing that our patrons may not know is that many of the associates here at the Gottesman Libraries come from various professional backgrounds and do other work in addition to providing excellent service. I myself, along with a number of associates, am a trained librarian. Meaning that we have master’s degrees in Library science. Even those that aren’t may have library experience or other knowledge and experience that contributes to the seamless operation of the li...
Are you a Teachers College student, and, if so, what are you studying? No, I am currently studying economics at the New School. Where’s your hometown? Albany. But I’ve ...
  Are you a Teachers College student, and, if so, what are you studying? No, I am not a TC student. I am a recent graduate of Long Island University’s Palmer School Library Program. Where’s your hometown? Baltimore, Maryland What did you want to be when you grew up? In elementary school I was sure I’d be a singer (I watched the “M...
Are you a Teachers College student, and, if so, what are you studying? I'm not a TC student but in case you were wondering I studied library science and user experience at Pratt Institute! Where’s your hometown? San Diego, CA ...
Are you a Teachers College student, and, if so, what are you studying? While I am not a TC student, I have long admired the tradition of progressive and innovative learning happening here.  As a former educator, I find TC and EdLab an inspiring place to be for positive chan...
Are you a Teachers College student, and, if so, what are you studying? I'm coming in from outside the TC community; I got my MS in library and information science from St. John's University in May 2014, concentrating in academic librarianship, and did my undergrad at Wesleyan University in East Asian studies. Where’s your hometown? San Diego, CA. What did you want to b...
Are you a Teachers College student, and, if so, what are you studying? No, I’m not but I’m a graduate of Sarah Lawrence College and I like to consider myself a student of life. Where’s your hometown? I’m a native New Yorker. Born in Queens and raised on Long Island. But I’ve also lived in Maine and Massachusetts. What did you want to be when you grew up? The first thing I ever wanted to be was a baker oddly enough. That never really went anywhere, though I do make a mean chocolate chip cookie to this day. What was your first job? I was a...
Hello! I’m Antonia, and I'm a new Services Associate at the Teachers College. Are you a Teachers College student, and, if so, what are you studying? No, I got my MSIS at the University of Texas at Austin, with emphases in research, outreach services, an...
Hi! I'm Alex, a recent transplant to New York and one of the new Services Associates. I'm looking forward to helping you with your library and research questions this semester. If you need help finding images to use in your work, I'm especially interested in image resources, so come find me if you need help with ...