Category Archive: Member achievements

Mar 05

Make Library Instruction Zoom: Prezi as Presentation Tool

Too much spinning and zooming will make your audience queasy.

Author:  Stewart C Baker Yet another Instruction Session The problem of keeping students engaged during library instruction sessions is a common one.  Presentation software may only compound the problem: as slide after slide appears on the screen, with bullet point after bullet point, students’ eyes (as well as instructors’) may be at risk of glazing …

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Jul 20

Share Your News, ULSers!

Librarians, don’t be shy! ACRL ULS wants to start conversations about *your* recent research and publications! Have you had an article published in a journal or trade publication recently? How about a book? An upcoming conference presentation? ULS loves to spread the word about our members who are doing creative, innovative work! Send your publication …

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Apr 21

Congratulations Judy Jeng!

Judy Jeng, Head of Collection Services at the Congressman Frank J. Guarini Library of New Jersey City University, has been appointed to serve on the IFLA Standing Committee for Acquisition and Collection Development, 2009-2013. The 2009 IFLA conference will be held in Milan, Italy. Judy also recently published a chapter on usability evaluation in Handbook …

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Jun 17

Congratulations Liz Oesleby!

Liz Oesleby, Director of Library Services at the American University in Dubai, received The President’s Award for Outstanding Service 2007-2008. The award is bestowed on a faculty or staff member who has made significant ongoing contributions to AUD above and beyond the call of duty. The President praised “her commitment, vision, strategy and perseverance” and …

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