Curriculum Vitae for Douglas F. Hasty    
UPDATED 04-27-2017

Summary of Qualifications and Skills

Professional Experience
The current position as First Year Experience Librarian requires innovation, collaboration within the library and across campus, consensus building skills, and direct interaction with students. Progressive experience in interlibrary loan, later as a department head, responsible for administration of interlibrary loan and document delivery service, circulation, reserve, electronic reserves, paperless document delivery and access, reference service, library and bibliographic instruction, collection development, web authorship and maintenance, hiring and training of library and student assistant staff, and active involvement in library service and administrative projects.

Analytical Skills
Analytical by nature. Strong organizational, planning, and detail skills. Good judgement based upon experience and common sense.

Personal Attributes

  • Possesses excellent written and oral English communication skills.
  • Highly self-motivated, energetic, reliable, confident, and committed to the professional research and service environment.
  • Demonstrated interpersonal, team-building, and team-playing skills.
  • Strong work ethics reflect dedication and ability to commit time and energy.
  • Easily adapts to and thrives in a multi-cultural environment.
  • Honest, reliable, able to meet deadlines and time tables.
  • Sense of humor alleviates stress and interactions with staff, patrons, work flow, and work responsibilities while building a productive, congenial service and working environment.

Professional Library Experience

First Year Experience Librarian
FIU Libraries
2011 to Present
Academic Rank: University Librarian (Professor)

Florida International University
Green Library GL-236C, Modesto A. Maidique Campus
Miami, FL 33199

Responsible for providing outreach, research and instruction services to the first year student population and accelerated high school students in collaboration with the Undergraduate Education and University Libraries. Serve as an advocate for the needs of this first year population and will help provide a personal connection to new students adapting to a large urban campus.

Head, Access Services Department
FIU Libraries
2000 to 2011
Academic Rank: University Librarian (Professor)

Florida International University
Green Library, Modesto A. Maidique Campus
Miami, FL 33199

Department Head Responsibilities
Responsible for the university-wide administration of Access Services: Interlibrary Loan, Intercampus Loan, ILLiad management system, electronic document delivery, Circulation, Course and Electronic Reserves, maintenace of the General, Architecture, and Periodicals Collections, one librarian, 14 support staff, and student assistants. Provides leadership in matters regarding customer service, work flow, work analysis, staff training and development, budget maintenance and planning, and patron services. Provides an environment for staff independence within a structural framework of departmental policies, goals, and objectives. Participates as a member of the library management team.

Interlibrary Loan Librarian
1990 to 2000

Green Library, University Park Campus
Florida International University
Green Library, Modesto A. Maidique Campus
Miami, FL 33199

Interlibrary Loan Responsibilities
Responsible for comprehensive administration including budget control, information and document delivery access, hiring and training of staff, work flow management and assessment, statistics and reports, public relations, and the application of improvements and innovative changes in service.

Reference Service Responsibilities
Provide reference service to library patrons. Actively participates in departmental service, collection development projects, and electronic and print reference material evaluations. Assist in organizing new library services, workshops, and freshmen orientation seminars.

Library and Bibliograpic Instruction Responsibilities
Participate in the planning, implementation, and teaching of bibliographic and computer instruction for freshmen, students, and faculty. Teach weekly class for freshman instruction classes for the library's web-based OPAC. Provide computer and print instruction for faculty teaching and research graduate assistants.

Distance Library Services Responsibilities
Coordinates the Distance Library Services requests and of university faculty engaged in distance learning education and classes from the library relating to research and information access. Responsible for providing and fostering contacts within the library for university faculty.

Professional Service Responsibilities
Serve on library committees including but not limited to recruitment, program planning, staff development, reference service development and administration, and professional activities.

Evening Reference Librarian, 1989 to 1990

Phillips College
(Institution no longer exists.)
Winston-Salem, NC 27106

Professional Responsibilities
Primary responsibilities included reference and bibliographic research assistance. Provided library tours to freshman students and faculty. Taught bibliographic and research instruction classes to freshman. Performed original cataloging and collection development.

Paraprofessional Library Experience

Senior Library Technical Assistant, 1987 to 1990

The Coy C. Carpenter Library
Bowman Gray School of Medicine,
Wake Forest University
Winston-Salem, NC 27109

Assigned to the Learning Resources Center, providing computer instruction and audio-visual assistance to medical school faculty and students. Participated in annual library orientation tours. Worked in Circulation, Serials, and Document Delivery departments

Teaching Experience

Adjunct Instructor, Florida International University

Honors College: Freshman Experience Seminar, 2007-2010
College of Undergraduate Studies: Instructor, Freshman Experience Seminar, 1994-1995, 1996-1994

Adjunct Instructor, Miami-Dade College, Miami FL

College Prep Department: Introduction to Essay Composition, 1995-2003

Professional Leadership and Participation

Years during which leadership and committee chair roles occured are displayed in bold.

American Library Association

ACRL First Year Discussion Group, 2012-present
ACRL/ULS Committee on the Future of University Libraries, 2013-2015
ACRL Undergraduate Discussion Group, 2012-present
ACRL Value of Academic Libraries Committee, 2012-2015
ALA Local Arrangements Committee: 1993 ALA Annual Conference, Miami Beach FL, 1992-1993
ALCTS Non-English Access Working Group on Romanization, 2009-2010
LAMA Budget and Finance Committee, 2008-2010
LAMA Membership Committee, 2010-2012
LIRT Transition Committee, 2012-2014
RUSA/STARS Continuing Education Committee, 2004-2008
RUSA First Year Experience Interest Group (founder), 2015-present
RUSA/STARS Membership Committee, 2004-2008
RUSA/STARS Vendor Relations Committee, 2006-2011 (Chair 2008-2010)
RUSA/MOUSS Interlibrary Loan Committee, 1999-2003
RUSA/MOUSS Interlibrary Loan Program Committee, 2003 Pre-Conference Event
RUSA/MOUSS Interlibrary Loan Program Committee, 2004 Conference Program
RUSA/MOUSS Interlibrary Loan Committee -- ALA ILL Form Revision Working Group, 2001-2003
RUSA/MOUSS Interlibrary Loan Discussion Group, 1999-2001 (Chair 2000-2001)
RUSA/MOUSS Interlibrary Loan Program Committee for the 2001 Conference
RUSA/RSS Marketing and Public Relation for Reference Services Committee, 2013-2017

The Center for Research Libraries

Undergraduate Research Working Group, 2011-present

Florida Library Association

Conference Planning and Program Committee: 1997 and 1998 Annual Conferences, 1996-1998
Lending Services Caucus, 1993-1994, 1999-2000
Lending Services Caucus, Vice-Chair 1992-1993
State University System Caucus, 1993-1997

State University Libraries of Florida [SUL]

SUL Access Services SubCommittee*, 2009-2011 (Chair 2010)
SUL Course Reserves Task Force, 2007
SUL Distance Learning Library Initiative Committee, 1998-2002
SUL Circulation SubCommittee*, 2001-2008
SUL Interlibrary Loan SubCommittee*, 1996-2008 (2003-2004)
* The Circulation and Interlibrary Loan SubCommittees were merged to form the Access Services SubCommittee.
SUL Library Management System Selection Committee, 2000-2001

Southeast Florida Library Information Network (SEFLIN)

Adhoc CD-ROM Selection Committee, 1990
Adhoc SEFLINK-ILL Committee, 1992-1994
ARIEL Task Force, 1992-1996
Interlibrary Loan Committee, 1990-1992, 1990-present
Interlibrary Loan Task Force RFP Subcommittee Administration, 1999
Interlibrary Loan Training Subcommittee, 1991-1992, 1991-1994
Sunseekers Leadership Institute (a professional development training program), 1999-2000

Florida International University

College of Engineering Library Committee, 2005-2011
LGBTQA Mentoring Program, 2014-2015
FIU United Way Steering Committee, 1998
Undergraduate Studies Common Reading Program Committee, 2011-present
United Way Campaign Co-Ordinator for the Library, 1998
United Way FIU Campaign Webmaster, 1999
University Cram Jam Committee, 2011-2012
University Graduate Council, 1991-1993, 1999-2001 (Chair, 2000-2001)
UTS Service Indicator Committee, 2002-2006

University Libraries, Florida International University

Adhoc Committee, OPAC Display, 1990-1991
Customer Services Task Force (co-chair), 2009-2010
Document Delivery Committee, 1991-1992
Focus Committee on Library Services/University Reaccreditation Process, 1991
Information Commons Task Force, 2009-2010
LibQUAL Survey Task Force (co-chair), 2002-2003; 2005-2006; 2008; 2014-2015
Library 24 Hours Final Exam Task Force (chair), 2011
Library Ambassador Committee, 1999-2004
Library Common Reading Committee, 2011-2013, 2013-present
Library Cram Jam Committee, 2011-2012
Library Faculty Assembly: Chair 2016-2017; Vice-Chair 2015-2016
Library Faculty Assembly - Constitutional Review Committee, 2015-2017
Library Faculty Assembly - Executive Committee, 2015-2017
Library Faculty Review Committee, 2009-present
Library Fifth Floor Redesign Task Force, 2011-2012
Library LibGuides Task Force, 2011-2013
Library Promotion and Merit Committee, 2013-2014, 2014-2015
Library Reference Space Working Group [GL], 2012
Library Space Committee, 2005-2006
Library Staff Event (retreat), 2009
Library 24 Hours Task Force, 2011 Merit and Review Committee, 1998-1999
New Look Library Homepage Committee, 2001
OPAC Keyword Training Committee, 1991
Peer Review & Research Committee, 2014-2016
Promotion and Merit Committee, 2013-2014
Public Relations Committee (co-chair), 2002-2009
Search & Screen Committee: Associate Dean for Public Services, 2010
Search & Screen Committee: Business Reference Librarian, 2014
Search & Screen Committee: Evening/Weekend Reference Librarian, 1996-1997
Search & Screen Committee: Evening/Weekend Reference Librarian, 1993
Search & Screen Committee: Interlibrary Loan Librarian for North Miami, 1998
Search & Screen Committee: International Documents Librarian, 2003
Search & Screen Committee: Management Science Librarian, 1991
Search & Screen Committee: Reference Department Head, 1991
Search & Screen Committee: Resource Development Department Head, 2003-2004
Search & Screen Committee: Resource Sharing Librarian, 2009, 2012
Search & Screen Committee: South Florida Librarian, 2013
Travel Committee, 1990-1991, 1997-1999, 2007-2008
Web Development Committee, 1990-2000

Other National Participation

Academic Advisory Board, Infotrieve/Ariel, 2003-2007

Conference Production Activities

* Indicates primary role in conference creation, development, and production.

Florida Resource Sharing Conference 2009 * -- "The Patron Takes Control: Moving Resource Sharing into the 21st Century" - Conference was developed but cancelled due to the economy..

Florida Resource Sharing Conference, 2007 * , Orlando FL.

Florida ILLiad Conference and Workshop, 2006 * , Orlando FL.

Speaking and Presentation Activities

Annual Conference on the First Year Experience 2015 -- Poster Session - "Collaborating with the Library to Improve First Year Student Library and Research Skills, Improve Retention, and Foster Self-Confidence"

FIU Tutoring Symposium 2014 -- Presenter, Tutoring and Research - "An Effective Collaboration: Adapting Information Literacy Competencies for First Year Students on Academic Probation and Warning", October 8, 2014.

Annual Conference on the First Year Experience 2014 -- Facilitated Discussion - "Preparing First-Year Students for Research and Information Literacy"

Annual Conference on the First Year Experience 2013 -- Pre-Conference Co-Presenter, "Enhancing First Year Student Success by Integrating the Library into Your Program", Orlando FL (February 2013)

ILLiad International Conference 2010 -- Panelist, "Copyright Roundtable Discussion", Virginia Beach VA (March 2010)

ILLiad International Conference 2009 -- Speaker, "Customer Services, LibQUAL, and Resource Sharing ", Virginia Beach VA (March 2009)

INCOLSA Resource Sharing Conference 2007 (Indiana Cooperative Library Services Authority) -- Keynote Address, "Applying Fourth Generation Management to Customer Services in Libraries", Ball State University, Muncie IN (29 August 2007)

ILLiad International Conference 2007 -- Speaker, "Applying Fourth Generation Management to Customer Services in Libraries", Virginia Beach VA (13 April 2007)

RUSA MOUSS 2003 Interlibrary Loan Pre-Conference Event -- Event Wrapup Roundtable/Discussion Group, 2003 ALA Conference, Toronto CA (20 June 2003)

RLG / ARIEL Users Discussion Group, 2002 ALA Conference, Atlanta GA (16 June 2002): Ariel 3.01 -- An Evaluation and Suggestions for Improvements.

AIC, American Institute of Conservationists Annual Conference, Miami FL (10 June 2002): Library Collections Conservation Discussion Group, "Conservation and Interlibrary Loan as Partners in Library Service".

Energizing Conference 2: Conversations on Library Information Services (14 July 1998) -- Interlibrary Loan as a Library Instruction Initiative

ALA Conference, New Orleans LA (27 June 1999): Poster Session III-6, Student Assistants as Library Ambassadors: a Specialized Customer Service Training Program.

ALA Conference, Washington DC (29 June 1998): Poster Session V-17, Interlibrary Loan as a Library Instruction Initiative.

Research Guides

LibGuides, locally known as Research Guides, both single- and co-authored


Editorial Activities

Journal of Access Services, Editorial Board, 2002-present

Peer-Reviewed Publications

Cynthia Dottin, Sarah Hammill, Marissa Ball, Kawanna Bright, Douglas Hasty, and Ava Iuliano. "Chapter 6: Using the Library." in Charlie Andrews and Larry Lunsford, The First Year: Making the Most of College, 7th Edition. Plymouth, MI: Hayden-McNeil Publishing, 2013.

Report from Buenos Aires: The IFLA 2004 Conference, Journal of Access Services 2(4), 2004: 35-37.

Applying Fourth Generation Management to Access Services: Reinventing Customer Service and Process Management, Journal of Access Services 2(3), 2004: 21-42.

An Interview Forum on Interlibraray Loan / Document Delivery with Lynn Wiley and Tom Delaney, Journal of Access Services 1(3), 2003: 7-23.

Student Assistants as Library Ambassadors: An Academic Library's Public Relations Initiative, Technical Services Quarterly 18(2), 2000: 31-40

A Brief History of Machines in Libraries, Florida Libraries 41(4), May/June 1998: 80-81.

Reviews & Other Publications

Top of the Stacks, Library Staff Newsletter, Guest Editor, Winter 1998/99

Networks and Resource Sharing in the 21st Century: Re-Engineering the Information Landscape, Journal of Interlibrary Loan, Document Delivery & Information Supply 8(4), 1998: 83-85.

The Impact of Emerging Technologies on Reference Service and Bibliographic Instruction, Journal of Interlibrary Loan, Document Delivery & Information Supply 7(2) 1996: 81-2.

A Guide to the Centers of International Lending, Journal of Interlibrary Loan, Document Delivery & Information Supply 7(1) 1996: 115-6.

RLibrary/Cards, Special Libraries 81(2) 1990: 172-3.

No-Fault Driving in WordPerfect, PC World 8(1) 1990: 210.

Awards and Recognition

SEFLIN Interlibrary Loan Committee Service Award - 2000
SEFLIN Certificate of Special Recognition, Sun Seekers Leadership Institute -- 1999-2000
SEFLIN Interlibrary Loan Committee Service Award - 1999
SEFLIN Interlibrary Loan Committee Service Award - 1998
SEFLIN Interlibrary Loan Committee Service Award - 1997


"Active Shooter - What Can You Do." July 19, 2011
U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Administration, Emergency Management Institute (IS-00907)

Human Participants Protection Education for Research Teams, National Institute of Health, 2008
American Red Cross: CPR/AED, Adult and Child - 2008

Consultating Activities

Customer Services Work Shop, "Fourth Generation Training Seminar" -- University of Miami, Behavioral Health Department, Coral Gables FL (September - December 2007)

Continuing Education & Professional Development

Staff Training

Service Counter Training Workshop for Student Assistants (1998-2000)

Continuing Education

Fourth Generation Management, 2002
Interlibrary Loan Update, 2000

Web Pages

For a listing of web pages, please go to Douglas Hasty's homepage.


Ed.D., Higher Education Administration (2022 anticipated)
Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199

M.L.S., Library Science (1989)
Department of Library and Information Studies, School of Education, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC 27410

B.A., History (1981)
Guilford College, Greensboro, NC 27410

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