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also known as David

director , associate library director

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