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Rachel Singer Gordon

Rachel Singer Gordon, American blogger. Recipient Movers & Shakers award, Library. Journal, 2002; scholar EBSCO/American Library Association, 2004. Member of Beta Phi Mu.


  • Gordon, Rachel Singer was born on April 16, 1970 in Spokane, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Daughter of Gary David and Mary Kiernan Singer.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Carleton College, Northfield, Minnesota, 1992. Master of Arts, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 1994. Master of Library and Information Science, Dominican University (formerly Rosary College), River Forest, Illinois, 1996.


    • Head computer services Franklin Park Library., Illinois, 1999—2002. Consulting editor Information Today, Inc., Books, Medford, New Jersey, since 2005. Webmaster LISjobs.com, Villa Park, Illinois, since 1996.

      Editor, publisher Info Career Trends, 2000—2009. Blogger MashupMom.com, since 2009.


    • Author: The NextGen Librarian's Survival Guide, The Accidental Library Manager, The Librarian's Guide to Writing for Publication, The Accidental Systems Librarian, The Information Professional's Guide to Career Development Online, Teaching the Internet in Libraries, What's the Alternative ? Career Options for Librarians and Info Pros, 2008, Point, Click, & Save: Mashup Mom's Guide to Making and Saving Money Online, 2010. Author, editor: Information Tomorrow, 2007. Columnist Library.

      Journal, New York City, 2002-2008, Emerald, United Kingdom, 2004-2010, Computers in Libraries, Medford, New Jersey, 2006-2009.


    Denomination: Judaism


    Member of Beta Phi Mu.





    • Married Todd Gordon, June 1, 1997. Children: Samuel Lee children: Jacob Alexander.
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    Born April 16, 1970
    (age 47)
    • 1992
      Carleton College
    • 1994
      Northwestern University
    • 1996
      Dominican University (formerly Rosary College)
    • 1999 - 2002
      Head, computer services Franklin Park Library
      Illinois, United States