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Xudong Jin (David)

Xudong Jin, Chinese associate library director. Recipient, Ohio University, 1991, President’s Recognition award, Chinese American Librarians Association, 2007; Grants, Ohio Wesleyan University, 2008-2009, Academic Libr. Association Ohio, 2003, 2005, Southern Oregon University, 1998. Grant, Chinese American Librarians Association, 2007; ALAO, 2007.

Background

  • Jin, Xudong was born November 28, 1960 in Kunming, Yunnan, China. Son of Shaohua Jin and Jingru Li.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Yunnan University, 1982; Master of Arts, Yunnan University, 1985; Master of Arts, Ohio University, Athens, 1991; Master of Library Science, St. John's University, New York, 1994.

    Career

    • Library Director Pitt Community College, since 2011; Associate director libraries and head technical services Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, since 2000; cataloging coordinator, assistant professor Southern Oregan University, Ashland, 1996—2000; library, cataloger systems Elizabethtown College, Pennsylvania, 1994—1996; reference library York College City University of New York, Jamaica, 1994; deputy director Institute Southeast Asian Studies, Kunming, 1987—1989, head indo-chinese studies division, 1985—1987; Advisor Chinese Culture Club Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, since 2002, Yunnan Provincial Libr., Kunming, since 2005; president Midwest Chinese Sci. and Culture Association, Columbus, Ohio, since 2007; director Ohio Chinese Arts Troupe, since 2009; Contributor to professional journals; singer: (chinese folk songs) Shuo Ju Xin Li Hua (Winner first award OSU CSSS,karaoke concert, 2001), (Operas) Bao Long Tu (Special award Libr. Society China Annual Conference, 2006).

    Membership

    • Master: Board Directors CALA

    • Midwest Chinese Sci. and Culture Association (president 2007?Co); ALAO TEDSIG (2007?Co08)

    • American Library Association IRC (associate; 2008)
      2008 - 2009

    • American Library Association ALCTS Best LRTS (associate; 2008)
      2008 - 2009

    • American Library Association ALCTS CMDS (associate; 2008)
      2008 - 2011

    • American Library Association Association Libr. Collections & Tech. Services (associate; 2000?Co08)
      2000 - 2000

    • Academic Libr. Association Ohio (associate)

    • Association Libr. Collections & Tech. Services (associate)

    • Association Chinese Historian United States of America. (associate)

    • Internet Chinese Librarians Club (associate)

    • CONSORT (associate)

    • CONSORT Catalog Subcommittee (associate; chair 2002?Co04)

    • American Library Association (associate)

    • Chinese American Librarians Association (life; vice president, board directors, chair international relations, 1996?Co2008, president 2009?Co10)

    Connections

    • Spouse Yan Zhao.
    • father: Shaohua
    • mother: Jingru
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    Born November 28, 1960
    (age 56)
    Nationality
    Ethnicity:
    • 1978 - 1982
      Yunnan University
    • 1982 - 1985
      Yunnan University
    • 1987 - 1989
      deputy director, Institute Southeast Asian Studies
      Kunming, Yunnan, China
    • 1989 - 1991
      Ohio University
    • 1992 - 1994
      St. John's University
    • 1993 - 1994
      reference library York College City University of New York
      Jamaica
    • 1994 - 1996
      Librarian, Cataloger/Systems, Elizabethtown College
      Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1996 - 2000
      cataloging coordinator, professor Southern Oregan University
      Ashland, Virginia, United States
    • 1996 - 2000
      assistant professor, Southern Oregan University
      Ashland, Virginia, United States
    • 2000 - 2011
      Associate director libraries and head technical services, Ohio Wesleyan University
      Delaware, Ohio, United States
    • 2011 - 2015
      Library Director, Pitt Community College
      Winterville, North Carolina, United States
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