Sarah Prown

Professional Experience

  • Drupal Partner.  Yale University, 2011-present
  • Data and Content Curator (Term Position), Northeast Food Knowledge Ecosystem project, 2014-2015
  • Adjunct Librarian for Philosophy.  Yale University Library, 2008-2009
  • Adjunct Reference Librarian.  Yale University Library, 2002-2008
  • Grant Writer.  Yale Economic Growth Center Digital Library prototype (Mellon Foundation, successful), 2005
  • Special Projects Librarian. Yale Divinity Library, Yale University, 2001-2002
  • Librarian/Taxonomy Developer.  Alliance For Lifelong Learning, 2000
  • Librarian for Drama, Film Studies and Theater Studies. Sterling Memorial Library, Yale University, 1996-2000
  • Reference Librarian. Sterling Memorial Library, Yale University. 1994-1996
  • Reference Assistant.  Indiana University Libraries.  1991-1994
  • Archivist. ARChive of Contemporary Music, 1990-1991

Teaching Experience

  • Teacher. Epoch Arts Cooperative. 2011-2014
  • Geography Bee Coach.  CT Experiential Learning Center, 2009-present
  • Teacher.  Greenspring Cooperative, 2008-2010, 2014
  • Technology Instructor. Guilford Women & Family Life Center, Fall 2000-2002
  • Private computer instruction.  2000-present
  • Research Education programming.  Yale University Library.  1994-2009

Selected Presentations and Publications

  • Beyond Buckets: An Introduction to Drupal Taxonomy.  Yale DrupalCamp, 2013.
  • Detecting Broke: Usability Testing of Library Web Sites. Invited Speaker. ACRL/NEBIC Conference. University of Rhode Island — Providence, 1999
  • Theater Research In The Digital Age. Presentation. 7th Biennial Symposium on Arts and Technology. Connecticut College, New London, 1999
  • This Is Not A Librarian. Invited Speaker. British Library Research and Innovation Centre/UKOLN symposium. London, 1997
  • Hypertext Design on the World Wide Web. Presentation. Graphic Design Program. School of Art. Yale University, 1995
  • On Hypertext. Presentation. Graphic Design Program. Yale University School of Art, 1994
  • Beyond Madonna. Presentation. Yale University Hypertext Conference, 1994


M.L.S. in Library Science and M.A. in Comparative Literature. Indiana University, 1993
B.A. in German and Comparative Literature. Washington University, 1989