We would like to introduce our two newest librarians, Ian Hertz and Heather Shalhoub. Both Ian and Heather have become full-time librarians as of March 2011.
Ian Hertz has a B.A. in Computer and Information Science from Iona College and a M.L.S. from Long Island University. He began his work as a librarian at Empire State College in October 2006. Ian is interested in the technical aspects of librarianship. His subject specialties for the library are Business, Management & Economics; Labor Studies; and Science, Mathematics & Technology.
Heather Shalhoub has a B.A. in Art (Psychology minor) and a M.S.I.S. from the University at Albany. She has also completed graduate work at Hofstra University in Creative Arts Therapy. Heather began working in public libraries in 1999 and moved on to academic libraries after completing her graduate studies in 2004. She has been a librarian at Fulton-Montgomery Community College, Schenectady County Community College and the University at Albany Dewey Graduate Library before coming to Empire State College in 2008. Her subject specialties for the library are The Arts and Human Development.