Mutanda Catherine Mutenyo

Name: Mutanda Catherine Mutenyo

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Academic Qualification

Institution [ Date from – to ]Degree(s) or Diploma(s) obtained:
Kisii University, 2016 -2018 Country, KenyaBachelor of library and Information Science
Sang’alo Institute of Science and Technology, 2011-2012Diploma in library and Information Science
Sigalagala Technical Training Institute, 1997-1999Certificate in Library archives and Information studies

Field of Specialization

Information science – Library option

Membership of Professional Bodies

Kenya Library association (KLA)

Work Experience

Date from toInstitution, Location (City, Country)Person Responsible ToPositionResponsibilities/Duties
2013-DateKibabii UniversityDeputy university librarianLibrary Assistant III
  • Assist users in searching for information and access of e-resources they require.
  • Assist in ensuring the smooth operation of the postgraduate library and the vice chancellor’s hub .
  • Assist in marketing of library services through activities such as displays, library guides, brochures, news releases, newsletters, and the library website
  • Respond to feedback from patrons (complaints, compliments and concerns) in helping to identify better ways of providing services
  • Classification of all library materials
  • Charging and discharging of library materials.
  • Registration of library users.
  • Carrying out stock taking.
  • Shelving of information materials.
2009-2012West Kenya college of professional studiesPrincipalLibrarian / Secretary
  • Registration of library users.
  • Charging and discharging of materials.
  • Carrying out stock taking.
  • Managing lost library materials.
  • Processing of newly acquired materials.
  • Clearance of outgoing students and staff.
  • Take care of all typing work for the college
  • Receiving clients and attending to them
  • Handling of tutors and students file
2004 -2008Maseno School of NursingPrincipalLibrary assistant
  • Classify and catalogue newly acquired materials.
  • Managing lost library materials.
  • Handling of all overdue fines.
  • Charging and discharging of information materials.
  • Carrying out stock taking.
  • Providing user education
  • Shelving of information materials.
  • Binding and repair of information materials.
  • Clearance of outgoing students and members of staff.
  • Stamping, inserting book slips, pockets, labels
  • Registration of library users.