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Hi, I'm John Jackson.

I’m a public library staffer who is interested in digital library technologies, web development, and libraries of all types. I like to bike, write, build, and tinker.

Hiring? Here’s a bit about me:

✔️ MLIS Graduate.

✔️ Working in libraries since 2015.

✔️ Experience in adult services programming, web development, data management, customer service, and more.

Let’s get in touch.

Questions, comments, job offers, jokes, poems, or just to say “hi.”


Media production

Public libraries


MLIS portfolio

I graduated with a master of library science degree from the University of South Carolina with a focus on academic and digital libraries. These pages include samples of my work accomplished during that time.

Academic libraries

Technical services

Research


Chess at the library.

While working at a public library for the last few years, I've developed an all-ages chess program. These are a few resources I created to help facilitate it.

Chess articles


Software projects

The sundry software projects I've dabbled in over the years. I do mostly coding and web design.

Apps and coding


Woodworking projects

Sometimes I build furniture, and these are the guides I wrote for them.

Guides