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Karen McBride

Public Information Manager
Barrington Area Library

Karen McBride spent the first 16 years of her library career with the William Rainey Harper College Library in Palatine, IL, coordinating the library's very successful Library Instruction program. After earning her MLIS from Dominican University in River Forest, IL, McBride joined the Des Plaines Public Library team as Web Services Librarian. In 2011, she joined the team at the Barrington Area Library, serving as the library's Public Information Manager. McBride manages the library's website, the user interface of the online catalog, the library's social media presence, digital signage, print and electronic newsletters, the Gallery in the Library, and many, many, many, many other things.

Internet Librarian 2019

Internet Librarian 2017

  • Monday, October 23, 2017
    • 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. C103: Community Journeys: Blogs, Music, Art, & Play
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