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Scaling research support services through a graduate specialist program at Rutgers University

Scaling research support services through a graduate specialist program at Rutgers University

By Dee Magnoni, Ryan Womack

This recorded webinar discusses how the Rutgers University New Brunswick Libraries are using an innovative graduate specialist program to scale research support services, support doctoral and master's student career development, and enrich cross-campus relationships.

File: video, 63 minutes   Topics: Student Support, Researcher Support, Works in Progress

“A little bit of communication can go a long way.” The importance of Library Community Involvement and Relationship Building

“A little bit of communication can go a long way.” The importance of Library Community Involvement and Relationship Building

By Lynn Silipigni Connaway

National Library of Wellington
Te Puna Libraries, New Zealand

In this presentation, Lynn Silipigni Connaway describes the different roles libraries play, and how libraries are centering themselves in the life of their users in several important ways. She also provides an overview of the OCLC Research Library Partnership.

File: pptx, 92MB   Topics: Student Support

“It [library tour] wasn't what do you do when you need to make a literature review…”  Proactively Positioning the Library in the Life of the User

“It [library tour] wasn't what do you do when you need to make a literature review…” Proactively Positioning the Library in the Life of the User

By Lynn Silipigni Connaway

LAC IFLA
Athens, Greece

In this keynote presentation, Lynn Silipigni Connaway provides context for the state of information seeking, and makes a case for positioning the library as more than just a place. She also provides examples for both academic and public libraries that are meeting the users where they are.

File: pptx, 27MB   Topics: Information Literacy, Student Support

Update on ACRL's Value of Academic Libraries Initiative: Communicating Assessment Results to Stakeholders

Update on ACRL's Value of Academic Libraries Initiative: Communicating Assessment Results to Stakeholders

By Stephanie Mikitish, Lynn Silipigni Connaway, Marie L. Radford, Vanessa Kitzie, Diana Floegel, Laura Costello

ALA Annual 2019
Washington, DC (USA)

This update on the ACRL Value of Academic Libraries Initiative focuses on defining assessment, categorizing stakeholders and outlining their concerns and goals, as well as delving into library data and communication.

File: ppt, 9MB   Topics: Student Support, Assessment

Deakin Genie

Deakin Genie

By Steve White, Danni Johnson, Jane Miller

Watch this recorded webinar to learn about Deakin Genie, a smartphone based virtual assistant designed to provide relevant information and resources to students via a voice controlled app.

File: video, 59 minutes   Topics: Works in Progress, Student Support

Update on Value of Academic Libraries Initiative

Update on Value of Academic Libraries Initiative

By Lynn Silipigni Connaway

ALA Midwinter Conference
Denver, CO (US)

Silipigni Connaway gives an update on the ACRL initiative on Academic Library Impact, including details on how the research was conducted; and she describes areas of focus for libraries, which include communication, collaboration, mission strategy & alignment, teaching & learning, student success, and learning analytics.

File: pptx, 13.3MB   Topics: Student Support

Communicating Library Impact Beyond Library Walls: A Collaborative Effort

Communicating Library Impact Beyond Library Walls: A Collaborative Effort

By Lynn Silipigni Connaway

ASIS&T Midwest Regional Conference
Columbus, Ohio (USA)

This presentation covers an agenda for action-based research on student success and how libraries can communicate and collaborate better across the institution about their role in student learning and success.

File: pptx, 9.9MB   Topics: Student Support, Research Agendas

Communicating Library Impact Beyond Library Walls: A Collaborative Effort

Communicating Library Impact Beyond Library Walls: A Collaborative Effort

By Lynn Silipigni Connaway

83rd IFLA General Conference and Assembly
Wrocław (Poland)

This presentation covers an agenda for action-based research on student success and how libraries can communicate and collaborate better across the institution about their role in student learning and success.

File: pptx, 9.9MB   Topics: Student Support, Research Agendas

Academic Library Impact: Improving Practice and Essential Areas to Research

Academic Library Impact: Improving Practice and Essential Areas to Research

By Lynn Silipigni Connaway, William Harvey, Vanessa Kitzie, Stephanie Mikitish

ALA Annual Conference
Chicago, Illinois (USA)

An OCLC Research team shares their work on exploring how academic libraries demonstrate alignment with and impact on institutional outcomes.

File: pptx, 17.6MB   Topics: Student Support, Research Agendas