Devika Ramsingh has had a career span of more than twelve years as a librarian. Prior to
attaining her current position of Librarian at Valencia College, Devika held the position of
Special Collections Professional at the Miami Dade College for three years and Manager,
Republic Bank Library and Information Resources Center at the Arthur Lok Jack Graduate
School of Business (Trinidad) for nine years. Having attained a Bachelor of Arts (History),
she pursued a Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS) from the University of
the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica, and then a Post Graduate Diploma in Management
Information Systems (PGd. MIS) and an Executive Masters in Business Administration
(EMBA) from the Arthur Lok Jack Graduate School of Business.
In addition to the above qualifications, Devika also pursued courses relating to the Digital Professor, Copyright and Related Rights, Creative Commons, Knowledge Management, and IT Management. Her research interests include library value and impact, outcomes assessment, evidence-based decision making, information literacy, information services, knowledge management, information systems, digital librarianship, strategic planning, Open Education Resources (OER), digital marketing and organizational behavior.