Wednesday, March 9, 2011
Carrie Bickner to Moderate Panel Session at Fashion: Now & Then, a Symposim at LIM College
Carrie Bickner, originally uploaded by limcollegearchive.
The eighth bio in the series on the panelists and moderators at Fashion: Now & Then, a symposium at LIM College.
Carrie Bickner is the Principal of the Bickner Group, which provides consulting services to museums and libraries. Before beginning this enterprise, she worked at The New York Public Library for eleven years. She served as Director for Teaching and Learning, launching a K-12 education outreach program. Before that she was the Assistant Director for Technology in the Library’s Digital Library. In this position, she helped launch the NYPL Digital Gallery, a database of more than 600,000 images from the collections of the NYPL. She teaches several graduate courses at the Pratt Institute including Digital Libraries, Knowledge Organization and Literacy and Learning in the Digital Age.
Bickner has authored many articles and one book, Web Design on a Shoestring. She holds an MILS from The University of Michigan and lives in Manhattan with her daughter.
Read more about the symposium and register on the Fashion: Now & Then symposium blog and on the LIM College website.