February 24, 2011


Librarianship Career Panel

Filed under: Events — Laurie Sauer @ 4:41 pm

Do you enjoy helping others? Do you thrive in a technologically dynamic environment? Do you have an interest in information research?  Several local librarians, representing the varied aspects of librarianship, will be present to discuss their career paths. All interested students, faculty and staff are invited to this open panel discussion. A short reception will follow.
When: Tuesday, March 1st at 7:45pm
Where: Seymour Library, Andrews Forum (first floor)
Contact: agiffey@knox.edu

Participants:
Karly Steele
Reference Librarian, Galesburg Public Library
Focus: Public Libraries, Adult Services, Reference and Big Read Coordinator

Linda Schultz
Youth Services Librarian, Parlin-Ingersoll Public Library, Canton
Focus: Public Libraries, Children’s and Youth Services

Megan Hayes
Visiting Public Services Librarian, Knox College Library
Focus:  Academic Libraries, Reference & Instruction

Becky Robinson
School Library Information Specialist, Galesburg High School
Focus:  School Libraries, Young Adults

October 14, 2008


Technology in 20 Minutes

Filed under: Technology, Events — Laurie Sauer @ 4:14 pm

The Knox College Library & The Office of Instructional Technology will be presenting a series of brown bag lunches this year featuring demonstrations and discussions of technology-based information products and services that enhance teaching and learning in the liberal arts.

These brown bag sessions will meet in Ferris Lounge from noon until 1:00.  Coffee, iced tea, and water will be provided. The schedule for this fall’s ‘Technology in 20 Minutes’ programs is:

  • Monday Sept 22:  What is RefWorks and how does it help you manage information? [handout-pdf]
  • Wednesday Oct 1st:  How to link to online articles for electronic reserves (or in a Moodle page) [handout-pdf]
  • Tuesday Oct 14th: Using Choice Reviews Online to select books for the library’s collections [handout-pdf]
  • Thursday Nov 6th:  What is RefWorks and how does it help you manage information? [handout-pdf]
  • Friday Nov 14th:  Using Choice Reviews Online to select books for the library’s collections [handout-pdf]