Gina Hsiung 

Cataloging Section Supervisor
Technical Services Department - 8328
Oviatt Library
4th Floor, West Wing
(818) 677-2265       FAX: (818) 677-4928

Major Responsibilities

Supervise both Copy and Adaptive Cataloging Sections
Perform problematic cataloging on OCLC
Library Liaison to OCLC's Services, Products and Documents
Responsible for the Tech. Services' OCLC Budget
Maintain the Technical Services Homepage  and the Cataloging Unit's pages.

Associations - On & Off Campus

Chair - Technical Services Dept. Technology Committee
Member of the ELCOM (Electronic Library Committee)
Staff Representative - Campus Staff Recognition Committee (8 yrs)
T.S. Supervisor Rep.(Rotates) - Library Advisory Board (LAB)
Member of SCTPG
Member of OLAC
Past President - MSMC Alumnae Association Board
AKA - American Kitefliers Association 
San Diego Kite Club 
Northwest Fighter Kite Association 
Manjha Club International Member

Special Awards and Honors

As a Past President of the MSMC Alumnae Assoc., 
I had the privilege of representing the President of Mount St. Mary's College, Dr. Jacqueline Powers Doud, in the Inauguration Ceremony of CSUN's newest President, Dr. Jolene Koester. 
April 2001
Article, "Fighters on Cloud nine at WSIKF 2002" published in 
AKA Kiting: the journal of the American Kitefliers Association. 
Winter 2003. Vol 24, issue 4. 
Article, "Kites IN Art : Infinite Ways To Soar" published in the 
online journal, KiteLife Magazine, Dec.01/Jan. 02
Published article with Jina Wakimoto, Librarian,
titled: "Blurring the Boundaries between Professional and
Para-professional Catalogers at California State University, Northridge".
in LCATS (Library Collections, Acquisitions, & Technical Services)
24 (2000), p. 171-188.
15 Year Service Award presented at the 
CSUN Staff Recognition Awards Ceremony May 1999.
Panel Presentation titled "Traditions in Transition: 
blurring the boundaries between Professional 
and Paraprofessional positions",  was published in
ASSOCIATES: The Electronic Library Support Staff Journal, 
Vol.4 No.3, March 1998.
"Cool Kite Site Award" - given Feb. 1997 
"Three Star Award" - given Oct. 1998;
 for my CyberFighter Website
"Outstanding Alumnae Award" for Service to the College, 
MSMC Founder's Day - Oct. 1996
Certificate of Appreciation for Outstanding Service, 
Spring Semester '94, Office of Disabled Students, CSUN

Personal Sites of Interest

Information on Fighter Kites
My Alma Mater
What I listen to on my way to work

Site maintained by Gina Hsiung. Updated Feb. 12, 2003.

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