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The Communication and Teaching at the Point of Need midwinter committee meeting is on Tuesday, January 21, 2014  1:30-2:30 pm CST in Adobe Connect.

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Event Midwinter committee meeting

by Julie Housknecht on Mon, Jan 6, 2014 at 11:26 am

The Communication and Teaching at the Point of Need midwinter committee meeting is on Tuesday, January 21, 2014  1:30-2:30 pm CST in Adobe Connect.

The Communication and Teaching at the Point of Need midwinter committee meeting is on Tuesday, January 21, 2014  1:30-2:30 pm CST in Adobe Connect.

Use this URL to access the meeting: http://ala.adobeconnect.com/r6u1nw0pjxn/

Enter as a guest and type your name in the space provided.

If you would like to dial into the meeting and not use microphone/speakers or a headset, the number is 1-888-935-0782 and the passcode is 94018206#

 

If you have never attended an Adobe Connect meeting before, test your connection here: http://ala.adobeconnect.com/common/help/en/support/meeting_test.htm

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Online Doc RSS Communication and Teaching at the Point of Need: Selected Bibliography

by Colleen Seale on Mon, Jan 12, 2015 at 04:57 pm

Bahr, Ellen, and Chandler Harriss. “One-to-One Instruction.” College & Research Libraries News 76.1 (2015): 14-17.

Becker, Bernd W. "Embedded Librarianship: A Point-Of-Need Service." Behavioral & Social Sciences Librarian 29.3 (2010): 237-240.

Coonin, Bryna, Beth Filar Williams, and Heidi Steiner. "Fostering Library as a Place for Distance Students: Best Practices from Two Universities." Internet Reference Services Quarterly 16.4 (2011): 149-158.

Bahr, Ellen, and Chandler Harriss. “One-to-One Instruction.” College & Research Libraries News 76.1 (2015): 14-17.

Becker, Bernd W. "Embedded Librarianship: A Point-Of-Need Service." Behavioral & Social Sciences Librarian 29.3 (2010): 237-240.

Coonin, Bryna, Beth Filar Williams, and Heidi Steiner. "Fostering Library as a Place for Distance Students: Best Practices from Two Universities." Internet Reference Services Quarterly 16.4 (2011): 149-158.

DeVoe, Kristina M. "Chat Widgets: Placing Your Virtual Reference Services At Your User's Point(S) Of Need." Reference Librarian 49.1 (2008): 99-101.

Henry, Cynthia L., Kimberly K. Vardeman, and Carrye K. Syma. "Reaching Out: Connecting Students to Their Personal Librarian." Reference Services Review 40.3 (2012): 396-407.

Kayongo, Jessica, and Elizabeth Van Jacob. "Burning the Midnight Oil: Librarians, Students, and Late-Night Chat Reference at the University of Notre Dame." Internet Reference Services Quarterly 16.3 (2011): 99-109.

Kennedy, Scott. "Farewell to the Reference Librarian." Journal of Library Administration 51.4 (2011): 319-325.

Kilzer, Rebekah. "Reference as Service, Reference as Place: A View of Reference in the Academic Library." Reference Librarian 52.4 (2011): 291-299.

Kimok, Debra, and Holly Heller-Ross. "Visual Tutorials for Point-Of-Need Instruction in Online Courses." Journal of Library Administration 48.3/4 (2008): 527-543.

Knapp, Jeffrey A., Nicholas J. Rowland, and Eric P. Charles. "Retaining Students by Embedding Librarians into Undergraduate Research Experiences." Reference Services Review 42.1 (2014): 129-147.

MacDonald, James, and Kealin McCabe. "Iroam: Leveraging Mobile Technology to Provide Innovative Point of Need Reference Services." Code4lib Journal 13 (2011): 1-7.

Malenfant, Chuck, and Nora Egan Demers. "Collaboration for Point-Of-Need Library Instruction." Reference Services Review 32.3 (2004): 264-273.

Mathews, Brian. "Flip the Model: Strategies for Creating and Delivering Value." Journal of Academic Librarianship Jan. 2014: 16+.

McCabe, Kealin M., and James R.W. MacDonald. "Roaming Reference: Reinvigorating Reference through Point of Need Service." Partnership: The Canadian Journal of Library & Information Practice & Research 6.2 (2011): 1-15.

Robinson, Kathryn. "Point-Of-Need Customer Service: Mobile Service Using Wireless Technology." Journal of Access Services 3.2 (2005): 1-14.

Ruppel, Margie, and Amy Vecchione. "It's Research Made Easier!" SMS and Chat Reference Perceptions." Reference Services Review 40.3 (2012): 423-448.

Sekyere, Kwabena. "Embedding an IM Widget in Research Databases: Helping Users at Their Point-Of-Need." Electronic Journal of Academic & Special Librarianship 10.2 (2009): 1-5.

Southwell, Karen, and Judith Brook. "Embedded Assignment Guides - Point Of Need Instruction on the Web." Georgia Library Quarterly 41.1 (2004): 5-8.

Stevens, Christy R. "Reference Reviewed and Re-Envisioned: Revamping Librarian and Desk-Centric Services with LibStARs and LibAnswers." Journal of Academic Librarianship 39.2 (2013): 202-14.

Trump, Judith F., Ian P. Tuttle, and Robert E. Dugan. "Here, There, and Everywhere: Reference at the Point-Of-Need." Journal of Academic Librarianship 27.6 (2001): 464.

Vucovich, Lee A., et al. "Is the Time and Effort Worth It? One Library's Evaluation of Using Social Networking Tools for Outreach." Medical Reference Services Quarterly 32.1 (2013): 12-25.

Walker, Kevin W, and Michael Pearce. "Student Engagement in One-Shot Library Instruction." Journal of Academic Librarianship 40.3-4 (2014): 281-90.

Walsh, Andrew. "QR Codes - Using Mobile Phones to Deliver Library Instruction and Help at the Point of Need." Journal of Information Literacy 4.1 (2010): 55-63.

Whitchurch, Michael J. "A Quick Response: QR Code Use at the Harold B. Lee Library." Reference Librarian 53.4 (2012): 392-402.

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Online Doc Committee Goals 2014-2015

by Colleen Seale on Thu, Oct 30, 2014 at 03:53 pm

Our Charge:

To offer programming, forums for discussions, and professional development opportunities focused on effective communication, teaching strategies, skills, and technologies used at all patron points-of-need. Areas of interest include, but are not limited to, the reference interview, teachable moments during the reference interaction, and point-of-need videos or tutorials.

Goals:

Our Charge:

To offer programming, forums for discussions, and professional development opportunities focused on effective communication, teaching strategies, skills, and technologies used at all patron points-of-need. Areas of interest include, but are not limited to, the reference interview, teachable moments during the reference interaction, and point-of-need videos or tutorials.

Goals:

Our initial plans are to carry on work started last year with the distribution of a survey to gather information to aid in planning programs, discussion forums, and professional development opportunities. Once survey results have been gathered and analyzed, the committee will brainstorm activities to implement over the coming year.

 

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Online Doc Roster 2014-2015

by Colleen Seale on Mon, Sep 22, 2014 at 03:36 pm

Yvette C. May

ymay@bcpl.net

Member

Mr. Edward C. O'Donnell

edward.odonnell@umuc.edu

Yvette C. May

ymay@bcpl.net

Member

Mr. Edward C. O'Donnell

edward.odonnell@umuc.edu

Member

Shannon Ritchie

sgr1@psu.edu

Member

Elizabeth Kocevar-Weidinger

ekocevarweidinger@gmail.com

Member

Colleen Seale

cwseale@uflib.ufl.edu

Chair

Jessica Hagman

hagman@ohio.edu

Member

Patricia Southard Greenstein

southard@gwu.edu

Member

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Online Doc 2013-2014 Roster

by Cynthia Robin Levine on Mon, Jun 9, 2014 at 08:25 am

Julie Housknecht (Co-Chair, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Holly A. Wilson (Co-Chair, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Catherine M. Brown (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Yvette C. May (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Ms. Kelly Anne McCusker (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Clare Ryan Miller (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Mr. Edward C. O'Donnell (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)

Julie Housknecht (Co-Chair, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Holly A. Wilson (Co-Chair, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Catherine M. Brown (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Yvette C. May (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Ms. Kelly Anne McCusker (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Clare Ryan Miller (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Mr. Edward C. O'Donnell (Member, July 1, 2013, to June 30, 2015)
Emily Anne Swanson (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Holly A. Wilson (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Andrea Hill (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2020)

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Event October Meeting

by Julie Housknecht on Mon, Nov 4, 2013 at 02:27 pm

The Communication and Teaching at the Point of Need committee meeting is on Wednesday, October 23, 2013 1-2 pm CST in Adobe Connect.

Use this URL to access the meeting: http://ala.adobeconnect.com/r8kfieuadki/

 

Enter as a guest and type your name in the space provided.

Try to arrive 5-10 minutes early to test your audio, which you can do once you have logged in by clicking on Meetings --> Choose Audio Setup Wizard and then follow the prompts.

 

The Communication and Teaching at the Point of Need committee meeting is on Wednesday, October 23, 2013 1-2 pm CST in Adobe Connect.

Use this URL to access the meeting: http://ala.adobeconnect.com/r8kfieuadki/

 

Enter as a guest and type your name in the space provided.

Try to arrive 5-10 minutes early to test your audio, which you can do once you have logged in by clicking on Meetings --> Choose Audio Setup Wizard and then follow the prompts.

 

Headsets are preferred, but there is also a toll-free conference number available:

1-866-718-7314 Participant Code: 91920045#

 

If you have never attended an Adobe Connect meeting before, test your connection here: http://ala.adobeconnect.com/common/help/en/support/meeting_test.htm

Here is a participant's guide: http://www.adobe.com/content/dam/Adobe/en/products/adobeconnect/pdfs/VQS...

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Event UPDATE: Midwinter Virtual Meeting

by Christine Sharbrough on Tue, Oct 1, 2013 at 04:07 pm

Hello everyone!  The Committee for Communication and Teaching at the Point of Need will have their virtual midwinter meeting on January 29TH at 11a.m. EST.  We will go over our survey results and other business.  All are welcome!

NB:  This is a change from the January 22nd date due to a scheduling conflict.  

 

Online Doc 2012-2013 Committee Roster

by Cynthia Robin Levine on Fri, May 10, 2013 at 01:42 pm

Christine Sharbrough (Chair, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Holly A. Wilson (Chair, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Catherine M. Brown (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Julie Housknecht (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Ms. Kelly Anne McCusker (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Clare Ryan Miller (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Emily Anne Swanson (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)

Christine Sharbrough (Chair, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2013)
Holly A. Wilson (Chair, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Catherine M. Brown (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Julie Housknecht (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Ms. Kelly Anne McCusker (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Clare Ryan Miller (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Emily Anne Swanson (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Julia Watson (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Holly A. Wilson (Member, July 1, 2012, to June 30, 2014)
Andrea Hill (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2011, to June 30, 2020)

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Discussion Updated Goals

by Holly Wilson on Fri, Feb 22, 2013 at 01:21 pm

The committee has revised its goals.

The committee has revised its goals.

Goals of the Communication and Teaching at the Point of Need Committee

* to explore issues around teaching at the point of need and identify areas where additional support may be needed (we will begin with surveying the community)

* based on that exploration, build a portfolio of best practices for engaging at the point of need and resources to assist with meeting challenges that arose in the survey data

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Online Doc Minutes Landing Page

by Holly Wilson on Wed, Feb 20, 2013 at 11:24 am

Use this as a landing page for uploading minutes.  Simply click on the Edit tab, then scroll down to Add File Attachments (below).  We will collect minutes here.

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