Jeannette Thompson

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Responsibilites
The Head of Database Management is responsible for planning, organizing, and directing all activities for the Database Management Department of the Technical Services Division. Responsibilities of the department include: adds, relocates, withdrawals, and reinstatements; authority control; binding; Federal Depository government document receipts; physical processing; serials check-in; receipt and processing of Tulane University theses; and database enhancement in all processes, involving the update and correction of Voyager data. Librarian participates in library-wide coordination of batch processing initiatives. In addition, the librarian oversees the cataloging of music materials by library staff and an off-site cataloging vendor.
Degrees
Degree Type: 
MS
Degree Major: 
Library Science
Degree Institution: 
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Degree Type: 
M.Mus.
Degree Major: 
Music History
Degree Institution: 
University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Degree Type: 
B.Mus.
Degree Major: 
Sacred Music
Degree Institution: 
Nebraska Wesleyan University
Professional Affiliations
Organization: 
American Library Association (ALA)
Sub Group: 
Library Leadership and Management Association (LLAMA)
Association for Library Collections and Technical Services (ALCTS)
Government Documents (GODORT)

Organization: 
Music Library Association (MLA)

Organization: 
Music Library Association, Southeast Chapter (SEMLA)

Sub Group: 
Music OCLC Users Group (MOUG)
Professional Interests
FRBR applied to online catalogs
Batch-editing capabilities for the online catalog
Music cataloging