Mark Eaton—A Non-traditional Path to Librarianship

In The Profession the Bulletin showcases some of the creative ways the study of religion can be put to use in and beyond academia. The Bulletin staff sat down with Mark Eaton, a librarian at The City University of New York (CUNY), which consists of 25 campuses and 31 libraries. Mark Eaton obtained h...

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Published in:Bulletin for the study of religion
Main Author: Frick, Morgan
Format: Electronic Article
Language:English
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Published: Equinox 2021
In: Bulletin for the study of religion
Year: 2021, Volume: 50, Issue: 2, Pages: 49-52
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Religious studies scholar / Librarian
B Eaton, Mark
IxTheo Classification:AA Study of religion
Further subjects:B Digital humanities
B Religious Studies
B Library
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Summary:In The Profession the Bulletin showcases some of the creative ways the study of religion can be put to use in and beyond academia. The Bulletin staff sat down with Mark Eaton, a librarian at The City University of New York (CUNY), which consists of 25 campuses and 31 libraries. Mark Eaton obtained his Bachelor of Arts in religious studies at McGill University before receiving a Master of Information Studies in library studies at the University of Toronto and later, a Master of Arts in religious studies at Queens University. Between his degrees, Eaton worked at the London Metropolitan University Library, at a bakery, and on a farm. Eaton describes how his journey in academia and various professions led him down an unexpected, but fulfilling, path.
ISSN:2041-1871
Contains:Enthalten in: Bulletin for the study of religion
Persistent identifiers:DOI: 10.1558/bsor.20565