Lisa DeBoer

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  • Indexing: Theory and Application course, University of California Berkeley Extension
  • MLS, Library and Information Science, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
  • MA, Women’s History, Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY
  • BA, Women’s Studies, State University of New York at New Paltz

Indexing Experience

  • Freelance book and database indexing, 2010-present
  • Assistant Editor, OCLC Public Affairs Information Service (PAIS), Inc., (now from CSA) New York, NY, 2002-2005. Indexed journal articles, monographs, e-documents, government documents, and Web sites for database on public and social policy. Contributed to maintenance of PAIS subject headings authority file.
  • Assistant Division Manager and Archivist, Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection, Brooklyn, NY,  2003-2009. Managed metadata and controlled vocabularies for digitization projects and internal collections database. Worked with cataloger on historic photograph cataloging project.

Computer Skills

Cindex indexing software; embedded indexing with WordEmbed; database indexing; Microsoft Word



Available on request.

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