Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Library Limelight: Jinhee Yang, DBA/Webmaster, Library Headquarters

Library Limelight is intended to be a quick read to help FCPL patrons get to know our librarians and staff.  We hope you enjoy learning about the people who make our libraries great!

Jinhee Yang
Library Headquarters

Where is your hometown?
Seoul, South Korea
How long have you been at FCPL?
It has been almost 4 months.
What other jobs have you had at FCPL?
This is my first job at FCPL.
Why did you choose to work in a library?
Since we’ve moved to Georgia, one of my most favorite things is visiting FCPL with my kids, looking around bookshelves and finding fancy and interesting books. Working at the library as a DBA/Webmaster is playing with big data related to books and people who love books.
Describe your job in five words or less.
All about the data.
What is unique about your job?
Everything starts and ends with a computer.
What is your favorite part of your job?
This job is technical and creative at the same time.
What’s the most interesting place you’ve lived or traveled?
Prague. It was so beautiful and unique.
What are your hobbies?
Playing piano
What are you reading right now?
Foucault's Pendulum by Umberto Eco
Paper books or eBooks?
Paper books 
Is there anything else you’d like to share?
There are so many delicious Korean restaurants in Duluth. I recommend trying them!