Long-Time Member Profile -- Anne K. Myers -- AALL Technical Services Special Interest Section (TS-SI

TS-SIS Long-Time Member Profile:
Anne K. Myers

Place And Date Of Birth

Rahway, NJ. July 24, 1954

Educational Background

  • B.A., 1976, Vanderbilt University
  • M.L.S., 1977, The University of Texas at Austin, Texas

Interests/Hobbies

Web design, cooking, genealogy, travel, singing

Inspiration For Becoming A Law Librarian

It was an accident. I got a call from the Head of Tech Services at the Law Library at the institution where I worked, telling me that she had heard I was looking for another position, they had an opening for a cataloger, and would I like to apply. I knew the job was mine.

Current Position Challenges

Managing staff

Prior Positions/Employment

  • 1978. University of Houston, M.D. Anderson Library. Catalog Maintenance Supervisor
  • 1978-1980. University of Virginia, Alderman Library. Spanish Cataloger
  • 1980-1986. University of Virginia, Law Library. Cataloger
  • 1987-1990. University of Maine Law Library Assistant Law Librarian for Technical Services
  • 1990-current. Boston University Law Library. Head of Technical Services

'Crazy' Non-Professional Activity

Got a tattoo of a flying pig

Life's Passion

Web design

Earliest Childhood Memory

Playing in the water at the beach

Where In Five Years?

Somewhere warmer than Boston, still working, but not necessarily in the same type of work.

Memberships

  • American Association of Law Libraries
  • American Library Association
  • Law Libraries of New England
  • Innovative Users Group

Long-Time Member Profile -- Anne K. Myers -- AALL Technical Services Special Interest Section (TS-SIS)

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TS-SIS Long-Time Member Profile:
Anne K. Myers

Place And Date Of Birth

Rahway, NJ. July 24, 1954

Educational Background

  • B.A., 1976, Vanderbilt University
  • M.L.S., 1977, The University of Texas at Austin, Texas

Interests/Hobbies

Web design, cooking, genealogy, travel, singing

Inspiration For Becoming A Law Librarian

It was an accident. I got a call from the Head of Tech Services at the Law Library at the institution where I worked, telling me that she had heard I was looking for another position, they had an opening for a cataloger, and would I like to apply. I knew the job was mine.

Current Position Challenges

Managing staff

Prior Positions/Employment

  • 1978. University of Houston, M.D. Anderson Library. Catalog Maintenance Supervisor
  • 1978-1980. University of Virginia, Alderman Library. Spanish Cataloger
  • 1980-1986. University of Virginia, Law Library. Cataloger
  • 1987-1990. University of Maine Law Library Assistant Law Librarian for Technical Services
  • 1990-current. Boston University Law Library. Head of Technical Services

'Crazy' Non-Professional Activity

Got a tattoo of a flying pig

Life's Passion

Web design

Earliest Childhood Memory

Playing in the water at the beach

Where In Five Years?

Somewhere warmer than Boston, still working, but not necessarily in the same type of work.

Memberships

  • American Association of Law Libraries
  • American Library Association
  • Law Libraries of New England
  • Innovative Users Group