Steven V. Kaszynski

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E-Mail: stevenkaszynski@gmail.com
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LIS Blog: http://golibrarians.wordpress.com/
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• Master of Library and Information Science, Dominican University, 2010
• Bachelor of English, Northern Illinois University, 1996


Senior Editor & Project Manager, Creative Services Associates
Chicago, IL 2004–Present

• Research, write, and edit educational texts for K–12 curricula including student and teacher textbooks, student workbooks, online tutorials, supplemental study guides, and exams
• Advisor to company’s fledgling web presence (2016–2017)
• Oversee team deadlines, freelance employees, and contracts with major publishing firms
• Fact check material for accuracy prior to publication
• Align texts submitted for publication to Common Core standards at state and national levels

Freelance Editor
Madison, WI/Chicago, IL 2000–2005

• Fact checking, proofreading, and content writing for independent Madison- and Chicago-area publishers

Administrative Assistant, Disability Determination Bureau
Madison, WI 2002–2004

• Administrative clerical assistant to a unit of ten adjudicators and one supervisor
• Successfully orchestrated building-wide reorganization
• Trained administrative staff and supervised team projects
• Ordered medical records for development of Social Security Disability claims
• Communicated daily with claimants, medical offices, and legal representatives


Evanston Public Library, 2011–2012

• Using SirsiDynix WorkFlows to place/remove holds, Assist in shelving, circulation, readers advisory, and reference

Norwood Park PTA, Vice President, 2015–2017

• Maintain school website, oversee fundraising events, marketing director


• American Library Association
• ALA Library Research Round Table
• Illinois Library Association


• Teresa Roberts, Correlations Manager
Creative Services Associates, Chicago, IL

• Dr. Michael Stephens, Assistant Professor, SLIS
San Jose State University

• Joanna Merrithey, Project Manager
Creative Services Associates, Chicago, IL