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University Libraries Section (ULS): About Our Committees

Whether you are a chair, committee member, or prospective member, this is your go-to resource for information about ULS committees.

Future Programs

2020-2021

Incorporating Feminist Practice Into Library Research

Presented by: Kelsey Cheshire, Hillary Miller, and Patricia Sobczak

Monday, July 26, 2021 at 1pm Central time

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Considering Data Literacy Using Kuhlthau's Information Search Process: Implications for Librarians and Data Providers

Charissa Jefferson, Kristin Fontichiaro, Katrina Stierholz, Lynette Hoelter

Monday, August 16, 2021 at 1pm Central

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Past programs

2020-2021

A Predatory Primer: What Every Librarian Should Know About Problem Publishers | May 24, 2021 | 11am CST

Presented by: Nicole Webber and Stephanie Wiegand

Registered: 652 | Attended: 344

Video URL: https://youtu.be/5u20r9b-12w

 

The Flywheel Effect: Bridging the Gap for First-Year Students in a Virtual World | May 11, 2021 | 1pm CST

Presented by: Kay Coates and Vivian Bynoe

Registered: 330 | Attended: 157

Video URL: https://youtu.be/rEweRNNxVS0 

 

Building a Community to Foster Your Professional Growth | March 25, 2021 1pm CST

Presented by: Karen Sobel, Zary Kamarei, Erin Richter-Weikum, Kate Silton

Registered: 157. Attended: 72

Recording URL: https://youtu.be/DW4s2MbocZo   Slides 

 

Supporting the Whole Person with Student Basic Needs ServiceFebruary 23, 2021 | 1pm CST

Presented by: Lana Wood and Darice Ingram, California State University East Bay

Registered: 353. Attended: 138. 

Recording URL: https://youtu.be/iYFNb_CdULI  Slides: http://bit.ly/ACRL-basicneeds

 

Critical Information Literacy in Ideologically Pluralistic Classrooms: Exploring Challenges and Possibilities  | February 12th, 2021 1pm CST  

Presented by: Andrea Baer, Rowan University; Sara Miller, Michigan State University; Gabe Ording, Michigan State University; Dr. Claudia Vergara, Michigan State University

Registered: 568. Attended: 228. 

Recording URL: https://youtu.be/QI0Kf8fgItI  Slides. Available here

 

Tapping into Specialist Knowledge: Strategies to Enhance Data Services Support Through Collaboration | December 1st, 2020 1pm CST  

Presented by: Thea Atwood, University of Massachusetts Amherst; Patricia Condon, University of New Hampshire; Catherine DeRose, Yale University. 

Registered: 264. Attended: 128. 

Recording URL: https://youtu.be/B4Y7nHxwXJE  Slides. Available here

 

Learning Together: Case Studies in Implementing faculty learning communities around information literacy  | July 21st, 2020 1pm CST  

Presented by: Jenny Dale, UNC Greensboro; Joanna Gadsby, UMBC; Katy Sullivan, UMBC; Debbie Morrow, GVSU; Hazel McClure, GVSU; Heather Snapp, FGCU

Registered: 437. Attended: 169. 

Recording URL: https://youtu.be/4QlFVyYYdL0  Slides: https://acrl.libguides.com/ld.php?content_id=56232364

 

2019-2020

Deficit or Equity: Decoding Implicit Thinking and Practice in Information Literacy Teaching and Learning  | June 18th, 2020 1pm CST

Presented by Amanda L. Folk, The Ohio State University and Sara D. Miller, Michigan State University

Registered - 999 - FULL. Attended - 370. 

URL: ttps://youtu.be/ddriKwbaJas, Slides: https://go.osu.edu/deficitorequity; Additional Materials: http://go.osu.edu/deficitorequityfolder

 

Trans and Gender Non-conforming Inclusion in Libraries  | February 27th, 2020 1pm CST

Presented by Krista McCracken, Algoma University

Registered - 999 - FULL. Attended - 345. 

URL: https://youtu.be/azK3IUNkFoc

Working on Ourselves: Mitigating Unconscious Bias in Literature Searching  | December 9, 2019  | 1pm CST

Presented by Molly Higgins and Rachel Keiko Stark

Registered - 805. Attended - 325. 

URL: https://youtu.be/iLYlWZkvC_0
 

Raise Your Voice: Increasing Diversity and Inclusion by Participating in Scholarly Peer Review  | September 10, 2019 | 1pm CST

Presented by Erin Owens, Sam Houston State University

Registered - 424. Attended - 149

URL: https://youtu.be/JCMxKtUwp3E 
 

2018-2019
 

I Didn't Mean Anything by it: How Racial Microaggressions are Perceived | April 23, 2019 | 1pm CST

Presented by Audrey Robinson-Nkongola, Western Kentucky University

Registered - 1,242. Attended - 491

URL: https://youtu.be/AU0rcBXfpCo 

Beyond Citation Counting: Metrics and Altmetrics for Demonstrating Scholarly Impact | March 19, 2019 | 11am CST

Presented by Erin Owens, Sam Houston State University

Registered - 358. Attended - 161.

URL: https://youtu.be/w_RufVKchtk 
 

Beyond Library Diversity Residencies: Strategies to Recruit, Retain, and Promote Librarians of Color | February 19, 2019

Presented by Jessica Dai, West Virginia University; Grace Adeneye, University of Delaware; Jesus Espinoza, University of Michigan

Registered - 607. Attended - 337.

URL: https://youtu.be/NJn4pyDm1fU

Establishing a Scholarly Communication Baseline: Using Liaison Competencies to Design Scholarly Communication Boot Camp Training Sessions | January 30, 2019

Presented by Cindy Shirkey, Jeanne Hoover, Katy Webb, all at East Carolina University

Registered - 342. Attended - 163

URL: https://youtu.be/S4C7mJD0EfQ 

A Culture of Accessibility Through Policy and Communication | December 11, 2018

Presented by Angie Brunk, Missouri Western State University

Registered - 394. Attended - 163

URL: https://youtu.be/ii0KPkHKZHU 

Tenure Track Positions: Could I Survive? Could I Thrive? | December 6, 2018

Presented by Karen Sobel, University of Colorado Denver; Gene Springs, The Ohio State University; Barbara B. Moran, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill

Registered - 342. Attended - 145

URL: https://youtu.be/NJqV9pPx5LQ 

 

2017-2018


Librarian Toolkit for Working with Online Instructors and Students | April 19, 2018 

Presented by Samantha Harlow, University of North Carolina Greensboro; Kelly McCallister, Appalachian State University 

Registered - 523. Attended - 224

URL: https://youtu.be/_gy86ovJrMA

Free Graphics, Audio, and Video for Education | March 7, 2018

Presented by Lindsay O'Neill, California State University, Fullerton

Registered - 239, Attended - 81

URL: https://youtu.be/w8GCF7ZmpAo

How to Think (And Act) Like a UX Librarian Part 2 | February 21, 2018

Presented by Rebecca Blakiston, University of Arizona; Josh Boyer, North Carolina State University; Emily Daly, Duke University

Registered - 258, Attended - 81

URL: https://youtu.be/B4B64ZVgtk4

20 Apps in 60 Minutes | January 31, 2018

Presented by Lindsay O'Neill, California State University, Fullerton

Registered - 521, Attended - 212

URL: https://youtu.be/zZz1b1SO0Q4

Set Big Goals, Get Big Results | December 15, 2017

Presented by Jason Martin, Middle Tennessee State University

Registered – 150, Attended – 46

URL: https://youtu.be/9ND8Jl-jgx4

Planning, Conducting, and Communicating Library Assessment: An Overview | November 9. 2017

Presented by Starr Hoffman, University of Nevada Las Vegas; Ebony Magnus, Southern Alberta Institution of Technology; University of Louisville

Registered – 463, Attended – 76

URL: https://youtu.be/q9cAZWUNR8A

How to Think (and Act) Like a UX Librarian | October 17, 2017

Presented by Rebecca Blakiston, University of Arizona; Josh Boyer, North Carolina State University; Emily Daly, Duke University

Registered – 658, Attended – 326

URL: https://youtu.be/DPLJRUR7YxQ

How Libraries can Help Students from Disadvantaged Socio-economic Backgrounds | August 1, 2017

Presented by Ray Pun, Fresno State; Annie Downey, Reed College; Bob Schroeder, Portland State University

Registered – 560, Attended – 206

URL:  https://youtu.be/amSXjtERutg