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Deborah Benrubi

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Deborah Benrubi

Head of Metadata & Collection Management / Media Librarian and Liaison for Media Studies / Seed Librarian

About Me

Born in San Francisco, I have an MS in Library and Information Science from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and studied Culture, Ecology, and Sustainable Community at New College of California. Pronouns: she/her.

Past Lives

I've worked in all kinds of libraries in Southern and Northern California, and in between have been a planning and environmental law analyst, a recycling center manager, a bindery worker, and a photographer. .

Gleeson Library | Geschke Center

My career at Gleeson began in Periodicals in 1998. Currently I'm responsible for cataloging and managing the library's a/v media collections (video, maps, etc.) as well as liaisoning with Media Studies and Urban Agriculture, and co-managing the Seed Library. I'm also available for copyright consultations.

Professional Interests

Media access issues, international students and libraries, seed libraries, cataloging conundrums.

My Guides

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