Getting to know the access librarian



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Getting to know an awesome librarian

Q&A with Robin Wolven by: Jennifer Ishcomer reporter at Crowder Campus Neosho


Who do you sometimes compare yourself to?

My dad. He is like me, but he never let his height stop him

What gets you excited about life?

My family, especially my husband and my boys

What can you do today that you were not capable of a year ago?

We just started to homeschool are boys and we hadn’t lived on a farm very long. I was not sure I could handle it all. Now I know to take it a day at a time and not let the little things overwhelm you.

What is the difference between living and existing?

In my opinion living is doing everything you can to chase your dreams and fulfilling them. Existing is waking up and living life but not striving for anything.

What’s the best book or series that you’ve ever read?

Harry potter

What is your job title and description?

Access librarian I catalog, collection maintenance, develo

pment and other duties as assigned

Do you like working at Crowder College?

I love it. I get to work every day with the best facility, students and staff

What did you want to be when you were a kid?

I wanted to be a teacher, librarian, fighter pilot and chef

What is your guilty pleasure?


What makes you weird?

I am a huge nerd I love harry potter, star wars ,college football and I live on a farm with lots of animals

When you are old, what do you think children will ask you to tell stories about?

Probably my life in general

What “old person” things do you do?

I like sleep and if I don’t get enough I get moody and hard to be around.

What’s your cure for hiccups?

I only get the hiccups when I’m pregnant and nothing makes them go away.

What values are most important to you?

Being kind to other and wanting to help and serve those around you.

What is your favorite t.v. show?

The office

Have you found your calling in life yet? If not do you know what it is?

I would like to think I have but one thing life has to me it’s not always up to me

Do you have a bucket list?

Not really but, I have places I want to go and things I want to do.

What is your favorite part of being a mom?

I love seeing my boys become independent, smart, and successful young men. And knowing I get to teach them

If you could live in a book, what book would it be?

Harry potter the series in general

If you could go anywhere in the world where would it be?