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Nielsen, Thomas

Overview

Curriculum Vitae

  1. Education


    Degree Institution Field Dates
    MLS  University of Maryland, College Park  Library Science  1995 
    BA  University of Minnesota  English  1989 
  2. Full-Time Academic Experience


  3. Part-Time Academic Experience


    Institution Rank Field Dates
    Bronx Community College, CUNY  Non-Teaching Adjunct    2017- 
  4. Non Academic Experience


    Place of Employment Title Date
    Metropolitan New York Library Council  Member Services Manager  2006-2016 
    Hazen and Sawyer  Information Research Supervisor  1998-2006 
  5. Employment Record At This Institution

    Rank Dates
    Adjunct Lecturer  2019- 
  6. Publications In Field Of Expertise

    1. Books:
    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:

        Nielsen, Thomas. "Redefining My Definition of Career Success." Information Outlook. Vol. 22, Issue 5 September/October 2018: 35, 37.

        Nielsen, Thomas. "Four Steps I Took That Transformed My Solo Corporate Library." Marketing Library Services. Vol. 16, Issue 6-7 September/October 2002: .

      2. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings
        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Chapters in Books:

      Nielsen, Thomas. ""Takin' it to the streets : myMETRO researchers bring library science skills and expertise to NYC communities"." The Global Librarian. 2013: .

    4. Government Reports or Monographs
    5. Book Reviews:
  7. Other Publications

    1. Books:
    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:
      2. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings
        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Chapters in Books:
    4. Government Reports or Monographs
    5. Book Reviews:
  8. Presented Papers, Lectures, And Exhibitions And Performances

  9. Patents

    None

  10. Work In Progress

    1. Books in progress:
    2. Papers in Progress:
    3. Papers submitted to journals for consideration:
    4. Research in progress:
  11. Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships

    SLA Rose L. Vormelker Award: 2015.

    SLA NY Mergent Distinguished Service Award: 2014.

    SLA Solo Librarians Division Service Award: 2011.

  12. Grants-In-Aid

  13. Institutional Service

    1. Service to the Department
    2. Service to the School
    3. Service to the College
    4. Service to the Graduate Center
    5. Service to the University
  14. Offices Held In Professional Societies

    President-Elect, SLA New York Chapter: 2019.

    Division Cabinet Officer, SLA: 2016-2018.

    Chair-Elect/Chair/Past Chair, SLA Solo Librarians Division: 2012-2014.

  15. Other Professional Activities And Public Service

    Co-faciliating monthly reading group with Emma Antobam-Ntekudzi for SLA DICE Community: July 2020 - present.

    Co-facilitated "Witnessing Whiteness in LIS" with Emma Antobam-Ntekudzi at SLA Annual Conference: October 16, 2020.

    Co-faciliated "Brainstorming Future DEI Programming" with Emma Antobam-Ntekudzi at SLA Annual Conference: October 15, 2020.

    Co-facilitated "What Would You Do? Strategies for Dealing with Bias In the Workplace" with Dr. Michele A. L. Villagran and Mary Talley at SLA Annual Conference: June 16, 2019.

    Co-presented "You and Your Career" with Margot Note at SLA Annual Conference: June 15, 2017.

    Organized and moderated three webinars presented by Pat Wagner for SLA Solo Division: "What To Do When You Don't Know What To Do: Conflict First Aid", "Improving Information Exchange in Workplaces", and "How to Manage Your Local Node in a Global Workplace": May 14, September 10 and November 12, 2015.

    Organized and moderated four webinars presented by Pat Wagner for SLA Solo Division: "Everyday Leadership for Special and Solo Librarians", The Tools of Influence for Special and Solo Librarians", Fifteen Reasons to Quit Your Special and Solo Library Job (Or Ask Someone Else to Leave)", and "Solo Project Management: When You and the Whole Team": March 11, May 13, September 23 and November 18, 2014.

    Organized and facilitated "Leading From the Library: How Can I Be A Leader When ______ ?" at SLA Annual Conference: June 11, 2013.

    Organized and facilitated "The Resilient Solo (Librarian)" at SLA Annual Conference: June 11, 2013.

  16. Teaching Activities At This Institution

    1. Courses Taught (List)
    2. New courses/programs developed (list):