Jim Haprian

Different and the Same:

A library IT manager shares insights after a transition
Location: 
Ohio
Librarian: 
Jim Haprian

When we last spoke with Jim Haprian, he'd been working for nearly a decade as technology manager at Medina County District Library, a library system in north-central Ohio serving a community of about 200,000 people.

Counting from Top to Bottom

Assessing Total Cost of Ownership for Public Computing and Technology
Location: 
Medina, OH
Librarian: 
Jim Haprian

Located in north-central Ohio, Medina County is home to nearly 200,000 people and the six branches of the Medina County District Library (MCDL). Jim Haprian, the Technology Manager at MCDL, began his career in libraries working as a janitor in 1992. Since then, he has worked as a Page, a Circulation Clerk, a Bookmobile Assistant, and a Technology Coordinator before moving to his current position in 2000.