Speaker Profile

Katherine Makens

Email: kmakens [at] durhamcountync [dot] gov


I currently head the Adult Services Department of the South Regional Library in Durham, North Carolina. I have worked with adults, teens and children in a wide variety of library settings and have a great interest in using emerging technologies in the library. Some of my past positions have been: Electronic Information Services Librarian, Young Adult Librarian, Law Librarian, and Reference Librarian. I have worked in a business library, largely with small businesses,a federal depository, a patent and trademark depository, a children's department and a law library.