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GODORT (Government Documents Round Table)

Discussion GODORT Schedule now in place

by William Bill Sleeman on Fri, May 1, 2009 at 09:14 am

 The GODORT schedule with room locations is now available on the GODORT Wiki at - http://wikis.ala.org/godort/index.php/GODORT_Conference_Schedule_Annual%2C_2009

 The GODORT schedule with room locations is now available on the GODORT Wiki at - http://wikis.ala.org/godort/index.php/GODORT_Conference_Schedule_Annual%2C_2009

Bill Sleeman - Thurgood Marshall Law Library - bsleeman@law.umaryland.edu

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Social Media Assessment

Discussion What kind of assessment do you do when implemting social media @ your library?

by Max Macias (non-member) on Thu, Apr 30, 2009 at 06:04 pm

What kind of assessment do you do when implemting social media @ your library?

 

I've noticed a conspicuous abscence of literature on assessment in our field.  

 

What kinds of assessment do you use and what media do you use it with?

 

What kinds of best practices for assessment have you implemented or are pondering?

 

Have you seen this video on EBLIP?

 

 

 

 

 

What kind of assessment do you do when implemting social media @ your library?

 

I've noticed a conspicuous abscence of literature on assessment in our field.  

 

What kinds of assessment do you use and what media do you use it with?

 

What kinds of best practices for assessment have you implemented or are pondering?

 

Have you seen this video on EBLIP?

 

 

 

 

 

 

Booth, Andrew, Plutchak, T. (2008) “EBLIP: Clear, Simple, and Wrong? A Friendly

Debate.”  Retrieved from YouTube April, 20 2009: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_iLUMV25oxg

 

 

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ALA Committee on Literacy

Event Literacy Assembly Meeting

by Dale Lipschultz (staff) on Thu, Apr 30, 2009 at 03:58 pm

Hyatt Regency McCormick Place, Conference Center 24

ALA Literacy Assembly

Event Literacy Assembly Meeting

by Dale Lipschultz (staff) on Thu, Apr 30, 2009 at 03:58 pm

Hyatt Regency McCormick Place, Conference Center 24

Literacy for All

Event Literacy Assembly Meeting

by Dale Lipschultz (staff) on Thu, Apr 30, 2009 at 03:58 pm

Hyatt Regency McCormick Place, Conference Center 24

Virtual Communities and Libraries

Event Interview with ZipCar cofounder, Robin Chase (podcast)

by Valerie Hawkins (staff) on Thu, Apr 30, 2009 at 12:35 pm

Now playing at the Member Lounge on ALA Island (79, 89, 29) --

Listen to the newest podcast from ALA's Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL, a division of ALA):

Now playing at the Member Lounge on ALA Island (79, 89, 29) --

Listen to the newest podcast from ALA's Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL, a division of ALA):

David Free, editor-in-chief of ACRL's College & Research Libraries News, and ACRL 2009 Green Committee member, Kate Zoellner, speak with Robin Chase, cofounder of ZipCar and current CEO of GoLoco, following her invited presentation at the ACRL 14th National Conference in Seattle (March 2009).

Time: 20:26

Podcast is available "on demand" 24 hours a day.

The music in this ACRL Podcast is "Don't you," mixed by stefsax and available on ccMixter. The music is used under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 license.

 

From http://www.acrl.ala.org/acrlinsider/2009/03/18/acrl-podcast-robin-chase-interview/#more-697

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Second Life Users Group

Event Interview with ZipCar cofounder, Robin Chase (podcast)

by Valerie Hawkins (staff) on Thu, Apr 30, 2009 at 12:35 pm

Now playing at the Member Lounge on ALA Island (79, 89, 29) --

Listen to the newest podcast from ALA's Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL, a division of ALA):

Now playing at the Member Lounge on ALA Island (79, 89, 29) --

Listen to the newest podcast from ALA's Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL, a division of ALA):

David Free, editor-in-chief of ACRL's College & Research Libraries News, and ACRL 2009 Green Committee member, Kate Zoellner, speak with Robin Chase, cofounder of ZipCar and current CEO of GoLoco, following her invited presentation at the ACRL 14th National Conference in Seattle (March 2009).

Time: 20:26

Podcast is available "on demand" 24 hours a day.

The music in this ACRL Podcast is "Don't you," mixed by stefsax and available on ccMixter. The music is used under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 license.

 

From http://www.acrl.ala.org/acrlinsider/2009/03/18/acrl-podcast-robin-chase-interview/#more-697

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ACRL (Association of College and Research Libraries)

Event GODORT Program at ALA Annual: Gov Docs Kids Group: Learn and Have Fun with Government Resources

by Amy West on Thu, Apr 30, 2009 at 12:22 pm

Location: Chicago Hilton (HIL) (hotel map)

Room: Boulevard A/B

Location: Chicago Hilton (HIL) (hotel map)

Room: Boulevard A/B

This program will help participants promote government information while engaging K-12 students in learning about history, culture, science and government. Games, interactive activities, teaching aids and lesson plans will be highlighted, along with exciting tools to enhance student learning. We will provide librarians with a collection of free government resources to advance their reference skills and aid in collection development decisions. We will focus on resources available at the Gov Docs Kids Group website, which includes primary source materials and links to U.S. Government Web sites for kids. Please see our websites at http://wikis.ala.org/godort/index.php/Gov_Doc_Kids and http://govdocs4children.pbwiki.com/ for more information.

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GODORT (Government Documents Round Table)

Event GODORT Program at ALA Annual: Gov Docs Kids Group: Learn and Have Fun with Government Resources

by Amy West on Thu, Apr 30, 2009 at 12:22 pm

Location: Chicago Hilton (HIL) (hotel map)

Room: Boulevard A/B

Location: Chicago Hilton (HIL) (hotel map)

Room: Boulevard A/B

This program will help participants promote government information while engaging K-12 students in learning about history, culture, science and government. Games, interactive activities, teaching aids and lesson plans will be highlighted, along with exciting tools to enhance student learning. We will provide librarians with a collection of free government resources to advance their reference skills and aid in collection development decisions. We will focus on resources available at the Gov Docs Kids Group website, which includes primary source materials and links to U.S. Government Web sites for kids. Please see our websites at http://wikis.ala.org/godort/index.php/Gov_Doc_Kids and http://govdocs4children.pbwiki.com/ for more information.

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2009 ALA Annual Conference [Event]

Event GODORT Program at ALA Annual: Gov Docs Kids Group: Learn and Have Fun with Government Resources

by Amy West on Thu, Apr 30, 2009 at 12:22 pm

Location: Chicago Hilton (HIL) (hotel map)

Room: Boulevard A/B

Location: Chicago Hilton (HIL) (hotel map)

Room: Boulevard A/B

This program will help participants promote government information while engaging K-12 students in learning about history, culture, science and government. Games, interactive activities, teaching aids and lesson plans will be highlighted, along with exciting tools to enhance student learning. We will provide librarians with a collection of free government resources to advance their reference skills and aid in collection development decisions. We will focus on resources available at the Gov Docs Kids Group website, which includes primary source materials and links to U.S. Government Web sites for kids. Please see our websites at http://wikis.ala.org/godort/index.php/Gov_Doc_Kids and http://govdocs4children.pbwiki.com/ for more information.

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