Portfolio

I present programs and workshops on collection development, genre fiction, ebooks, advance reading copies, and other topics. Please feel free to contact me for further information.

Contact:

kristi@booksyarnink.com

Resume:

Check out my LinkedIn profile: http://www.linkedin.com/in/kristichadwick/

Awards:

Community Builder - Library Journal Mover & Shaker, 2014.
Library Journal Reviewer of the Year, 2013.

Presentations:

2014
  • Reconnect with Readers' Advisory through LibraryReads - New England Library Association Annual Conference, co-presenter. (Coming Oct 2014)
  • Conversation Starter: What I Really Want To Do Is Direct - American Library Association Annual Conference, panelist. 
  • For The Love of LibraryReads: Using the Nation-wide "Staff Picks" - Massachusetts Library Association Annual Conference, co-presenter. 


2013

2012

2011

2009
2008
  • An Introduction to Library Digitization - Massachusetts Library Association Technical Services Section, co-presenter.  


Publications:

Reviewer, romance e-books, cookbooks, science & technology, genre fiction (mystery and science fiction) Library Journal2011 - present. 

Mystery Preview: "Pushing Boundaries". Library Journal, April 15, 2014.

"Count Your Chickens: Urban Farming & Homesteading." Library Journal, February 1, 2014.

"New Worlds To Explore: Genre Spotlight." Library Journal, August 15, 2013.


Mystery Preview: "Following Digital Clues". Library Journal, April 15, 2013.

Mystery Reviews. Library Journal, February 1, 2013.


"Hungry for SF: Genre Crossovers Retain Fans and Attract New Readers." Library Journal, August 1, 2012.


Mystery Preview: "Crime Travels." Library Journal, April 1, 2012.

Digital Treasures: The Evolution of a Digital Repository in Massachusetts.” Digitization in the Real World, The Metropolitan New York Library Council (METRO), August 2010.

Interviews:


"Best Books of 2012 (Part One)". Circulating Ideas Episode 20 (podcast audio), January 2013.


"Read Away Your Summer!" LitTech Show Episode 39 (podcast audio, notes), July 18, 2012.