Phone: (803) 980-2174


Degrees and Certifications:

CERTIFICATIONS: Superintendent, Media Specialist, Media Supervisor, Administrator, Elementary Principal, Elementary Supervisor, Secondary Principal, Secondary Supervisor EDUCATION: PhD - University of Pittsburgh EDS - University of North Carolina EDS - Catholic University of America MLS - Vanderbilt University BA - Columbia College

Dr. Adrine Weaks


Media Specialist

Adrine Atkinson Weaks PhD, DD, NBCT


South Pointe High School, Rock Hill School District, Rock Hill, SC

Eau Claire High School, Richland School District, Columbia, SC

Independence High School, Charlotte Mecklenburg School, Charlotte, NC

Lewisville High & Great Falls Middle, *Teacher of the Year* Chester, SC

South Fant Elementary School, Anderson School District, Anderson, SC

Superior Court, Washington, DC - Law Librarian

Howard University, Washington, DC - University Librarian

North Carolina Central Law School, Durham, NC - Law Librarian

University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Law School- Legal Research 

Vanderbilt University Medical Library, Nashville, Tennessee 

Charlotte Memorial Medical Library, Charlotte, NC


University of South Carolina Dissertation Defense Committees, SC

University of North Carolina Greensboro Master Committees, NC            

National Board Benchmark Standards Committee, Arlington,VA

Represented SC on The National Board DREAM Team.  

Thurgood Marshall College professor at the Teacher Quality and Retention Program Summer Institute, New York, NY

Discovery Education Leadership Council, Silver Spring, MD        

SC Association of School Librarians Book Award Committee Member

Established three new library book collections for the Rock Hill School district 


DISSERTATION : Some Applications of Manual and Computer Technology to Legal Research.  This study was a careful investigation of computer legal retrieval of information as opposed to standard manual systems of legal research. The research questionnaire was administered to students taking legal research at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill’s School of Law.  The doctoral dissertation was presented at an international computer conference at Acadia University in Nova Scotia.

RESEARCH STUDIES: Manual and Computer Research in School Libraries.