Tech Summit

April 4, 2013 at Hickory Grove Branch Library, Charlotte, NC

Presentations by:

Joe Eshleman

Rebecca Freeman

Beth Martin

Julie Obst

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8th Annual Information Literacy Conference

June 13, 2013 at Johnson & Wales University

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Steven Bell

Conference Schedule

 8:00am - 9:00am Registration 
 9:00am - 10:15am Introduction and Keynote 
 10:30am - 11:15am Session  I
 11:30am - 12:45pm Lunch 
 12:15pm - 12:45pm Poster Session 
 1:00pm - 1:45pm Session II
 2:00pm - 2:45pm Session III 
 3:00pm - 3:45pm Session IV 
 3:45pm - 4:15pm Closing Session 


From Pencil to iPad… Engaging the 21st century student ~ Michael Frye

A Novel approach to assessment: using worksheet observation assessment in one-shot instruction classes ~ Jennifer Resor Whicker, Lisa Vassady, Alyssa Archer

Libraries embracing inclusion ~ LaTesha Velez

From Resources to Relationships – Academic liaison fundamentals for today and tomorrow ~ Steve Cramer, Joe Eshleman, Jo Henry, Richard Moniz

Critical pedagogy and the 21st century librarian ~ Jenny Dale

Student Learning Outcomes in Information Literacy Instruction: “Virtually” Impossible? ~ Lisa Coats, Beth Kaylor, Anne Pemberton, Melissa Raymer

Serving information literacy via Digital Humanities ~ Kaetrena Davis Kendrick, Deborah Tritt

Cross Collaborations – Librarians stepping out of the box to serve students ~ Denelle Eads, Rebecca Freeman, Jean Moats

Teaching them to teach: Creating a formal training program for new instruction librarians ~ Candice Benjes-Small, Katelyn Tucker

Moving from output measures to confirming the value of the library ~ Mae Rodney, Forest Foster

Bridging the language barrier in public services: enhancing intercultural communication in academic libraries ~ Nataly Blas, Emily Mann

Collaboration between Libraries and Schools: Targeted instruction for high school seniors in New Hanover County ~ Jacob Deininger, Susan DeMarco, Melissa Raymer, Beth Kaylor

MOOCs and Libraries: what is our role? ~ Paul Bond

You Live, You Learn: Leadership and professional development for the instruction librarian ~ Amy Harris Houk, Kathy Shields

Lost in emotion: Emotional Intelligence and the teaching librarian ~ Jenny Dale, Lynda Kellam

Motivation on a Shoestring ~ Peter Johnson, Mark Stoffan, Timothy Carstens


Library of Congress Subject Headings in a Brave New World ~ Frank Newton

Free to Roam (the Infinite Canvas): Using Prezi in Library Instruction ~ Jennifer Resor Whicker

This Old Book: Learning Opportunities in Special Collections ~ Jan Blodgett, Sharon Byrd

Virtual Reference: Connecting with Patrons in the Online Environment ~ Holly Mabry, Keeley Murray

Computer Basics as Information Literacy Tool ~ Melanie Wood

City of Charlotte Building Maintenance Library ~ Brittany Pomeroy

Make an Appointment, Get a Receipt: How Reference Librarians Can Strengthen Communication, Outreach, and Assessment Efforts by Sending a Receipt ~ Stephanie Diaz



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Metrolina & NCLA New Member's Round Table Networking

June 6, 2013 at VBGB, Charlotte, NC 

Metrolina & NCLA New Member's Round Table Networking

September 24, 2013 at Threes Wine Bar

Fall 2013 Library Crawl

October 24, 2013 

Libraries on tour:

Union Presbyterian Seminar Library

Pfeiffer University at Charlotte Library

Social get-together at 10 Park Lanes, Charlotte, NC.

Working with Diverse Library Populations: A Panel Discussion

December 10, 2013 at Celebs Restaurant & Lounge, Charlotte, NC


Dr. Anthony Chow, UNC Greensboro

Somaly Kim Wu, UNC Charlotte

LaJuan Pringle, Charlotte Mecklenburg Library

Irania Patterson, Charlotte Mecklenburg Library

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