Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia

Staff Profile

Nur Zaneera Affandi

Library Assistant

Background

BACKGROUND

Eira’s background is in library science management. She has been a member of NUMed since September 2013 and has been involved with some of the university's events such as Founders and Benefactors 2013 and 2014 and also be a Gown Marshall during Congregation day for 2014 and 2015.

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Daily routine at the circulation desk such as borrowing, returning and reserves books. Answers emails and telephone, receives overdue fines ; 

  • Educate students and new staff regarding the LRC services and the location of books ;

  • In charge the library aides duty starts from the interview session, preparing schedules and calculate claims ; 

  • Update the operation hours of the LRC by preparing the library staff information desk timetable and the opening hours of the LRC to ensure it fits with the students needed ;

  • Monitor and update the journal, magazines and newspaper collection ;

  • 5s leader in the LRC department to keep the environment well maintained and clean.

In addition to my duties above, I am also pleased to have been involved with the following during my time at NUMed:

  • Developing  a New Book Display section to promote the new books collection to LRC users. 
  • Took part in all the classes that have been organized by LRC such as LRC Induction Class, EndNote class and all the databases classes such as Medline, Embase and Scopus. 
  • Really committed to handling any complaints which are received from students 
  • I also assist students with basic IT's problems such as wifi connection problems, printer's failure and configuring new email to user's mobile devices.

QUALIFICATION 

Diploma in Information Management - Universiti Teknologi Mara


WORKING EXPERIENCES

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