Catherine Odson is a customer-focused public librarian passionate about reinventing libraries for 21st century communities. Her professional interests include digital literacy, user experience, library branding, communications and marketing, and social media. She often looks to other fields, particularly technology and business, for inspiration in the workplace and frequently shares that knowledge on her blog. She holds an MS in library and information science from Drexel University (Beta Phi Mu) and a BS in journalism from the University of Kansas (Phi Beta Kappa).
Catherine’s background has given her a unique perspective to tackle a range of professional projects in addition to her day job, including:
- Technical writing and end-user documentation
- Library communication strategy (especially social media and working with weekly community newspapers)
- Content strategy for libraries
Catherine is always looking for great project to which she can contribute. If you have that project, please contact her with more information!