Dotty Ormes the Hannon Library

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Responsibilities

  • Government Information & Instruction Librarian

  • Subject Areas:

    • Art & Art History

    • English & Literature

    • Government Resources

    • Political Science

    • Shakespeare Studies

    • Theatre Arts

  • Other

    • Reference/Instruction Team

Contact Information

Selected Presentations

  • Hispanic Heroes, Border Shenanigans and Dr. Seuss? - Federal Depository Library Annual Conference, Arlington VA. Oct. 19 - 21, 2010.

  • Ugly Duckling to Swan: Government Documents for the Public User - Thomas Branigan Memorial Library, Las Cruces, NM. March 29, 2010.

  • Government Documents Tell a Good Story - Federal Depository Library Annual Conference, Arlington VA. Oct. 18 - 20, 2009.

  • Slaves, Sidekicks and Healers: Women's Stories Collected by the WPA - Soul of a People: Great Depression Road Show, Las Cruces, NM.Apr.4, 2009.

  • Borrowed Bard: Shakespeare's Debt to Oral Tradition - presented in collaboration with Oregon Shakespeare Festival Green Show Director, Pat O'Scannell. Oregon Shakespeare Festival Noon, Carpenter Hall. Sponsored by the Oregon Shakespeare Festival. August 12, 2006

  • Digital Smorgasboard: Southern Oregon Digital Archives Overview - Oregon Library Association Annual Meeting. Salem, Oregon April 6, 2006.

  • For A Potful of Butter, I'll Tell You Another - program of stories told in six Jackson County Libraries, August, 2005

     

Scholarly Activity

  • Ormes, Dorothy. “Unearthing New Deal Gems.” DttP: A Quarterly Journal of Government Information Practice & Perspective, Summer 2010; 38 (2): 16-19. Print.

     

Education

  • MA, Storytelling, East Tennessee State University, 2011.

  • M.L.S., Emporia University, 2002.

  • Certificate in the Alexander Technique, Pacific Institute of the Alexander Technique, Chico, CA 1992.

  • Certificate in Storytelling, Dominican University, San Rafael, 1991.

  • B.F.A., (Theatre), California Institute of the Arts, Newhall, 1973.