Lifestyle and college blogging, libraries and literature
Literature, lifestyle, college, graduate school, productivity, libraries
(In progress. Expected graduation June 2017)
Masters degree program with an emphasis on library and information services. Varied topics covered include library technology, collection development, and reference. Concentration in teen services.
Studied music history and composition, two concentrations that required large amounts of writing and research.
Amanda's primary industry has been books and libraries, particularly readers' advisory. This involves recommending books for particular readers and situations and writing about news in literature and the publishing industry. She's been paid and published by the website Am Reading, where her work was primarily in book recommendation lists. She's also well-versed in various genres throughout fiction and non-fiction and have professional and academic experience in the field of library and information science.
Amanda is a lifestyle blogger that targets college-aged women and women in their twenties. The topics covered on her blog vary, but include books, safety, college success, and home organization. This blog is a new project that comes from her experiences as a student and college graduate. It contains both practical advice and recreational information that primarily applies to women.
Amanda has written articles both directly for websites and through content creation sites. Most of these articles average around 350-400 words and covered a variety of subjects. She writes most frequently about books and publishing. However, she has written about other topics as well, including craft beer, weddings, social media, and personal relationships.