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Last update: October 14, 2006


Pulelehua RuthMarie Quirk MLS, MEd

Manager of Operations Sinclair Library

University of Hawaii at Manoa


Biographic Sketch


Employment: I am the Manager of Operations at University of Hawaii at Manoa Sinclair Library. Prior to being at Sinclair I was based in Hamilton Library as Head of Library Systems and was responsible for the automation of the University of Hawaii Libraries, so my experience with technology is pretty broad.


Teaching experience:  I taught in elementary education in Tegucigalpa, Honduras Central America before I came to HawaiĠi, and I occasionally guest lecture at UHM. 


Education: I attended  University of California, San Diego from 1973-1979 I was awarded a K-12 multi-subject bilingual teaching credential and Bachelor of Arts in Communications and Sociology.

I am a librarian and got my Master's in Library Science from UH Manoa in 1982.

I am a graduate student in the Educational Technology program scheduled to graduate Spring 2006.


Hobbies: Sacred Dance, Contra Dance, Prayer Clusters, snorkel at Hanauma Bay, volunteer at Calvary by the Sea Lutheran Church and play with my Macintosh.


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