Christian Sheehy
I am an academic librarian in Cincinnati. When not teaching, tinkering with tech, or managing an institutional repository, I am most often seen scribbling my thoughts with a fountain pen while sipping gunpowder green tea.

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Library Service
I have 10 years of library management experience in both academic and public libraries.
Xavier University
Digital Initiatives Librarian
2015 - Present
  • Responsible for creating and managing a new makerspace, maintaining the university's institutional repository, digital humanities initiatives across disciplines, and information literacy instruction.
  • Liaison to all science departments.
  • Adjunct instructor, First Year Seminar and First Year Experience.
Lane Libraries
Technology Center Manager
2013 - 2015
  • Designed and managed the Technology Center, a state of the art branch in historic Hamilton, Ohio.
  • Implemented the first public library 3D printing program in the region (6 months before any other).
  • Cultivated relationships with a wide variety of community organizations thus increasing the quality and audience of technology-focused library resources among patrons of all ages and comfort levels.
Public Library of Cincinnati
Tech Center Manager
2009 - 2012
  • Managed the TechCenter which fulfills 250,000 patron computer reservations a year in one of the busiest libraries in the country.
  • Quadrupled the number of computer classes and workshops during the first year of tenure (to over 20 a month) thus providing training for 1,350 patrons a year.
  • Contributed to the technical training of staff system-wide.
Photography
I take photos and put my favorites on journals, mugs, pillows, phone cases, and t-shirts. Posters and framed prints are also available. Make your life a bit more beautiful with these designs. If you just want to browse and not buy, my complete standalone photo gallery is also available.
Music
Second Circle Storm started as a solo project in my living room in 2008. After a long hiatus, there are whispers of an upcoming album…
Mopey Ghost Games
I am the co-founder of Mopey Ghost Games, a small creative team in the Cincinnati area.
Big Box Buggy
Prayers & Pentagrams
Contact Me
I am happy to discuss life, the universe, and everything with you. I also provide library and makerspace consulting services billed at an hourly rate. Send me a message or connect with me using your preferred social network below.