Cynthia Flanagan joined the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Library as Library Assistant on May 23, 2011. She is responsible for assisting the Interlibrary Loan librarian with all aspects of ILL services, assist with copy cataloging, purchase supplies and provide reference assistance when needed.
"We are so fortunate to have someone with Cynthia's background come in and instantly contribute to the team," said Tamika Barnes, EPA Library director.
Flanagan comes to the School of Information and Library Science at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and the EPA Library from the Pickens County Library System in Easley, SC where she served as a reference librarian. Her job duties there included planning, scheduling and teaching computer classes for the public and staff; ordering books and materials system-wide, processing Interlibrary Loan requests, providing reference and reader’s advisory services and maintaining monthly user statistics for the Library’s Reference Department.
She received her Master’s in library and information science and a bachelor’s in art history from University of South Carolina.