The SUNYLA Information Literacy Committee (SILC) is proud to host the third annual Instruction Showcase on Thursday, January 12, 2023 starting at 10:00 A.M. via Zoom. Kick start your Spring semester with ten sessions that will help inspire you with new tools and ideas to try in your library or classroom.

All sessions will be held through the same Zoom link, which will be made available to you when you register.

Registration link

Session Schedule

10:00 AM
Engaging Every Student: Pear Deck Interactive Slide Presentations
Mary Kamela (University at Buffalo)

10:30 AM
Get Your Answers In: Presenting Engaging Library Orientations with Quiz Software
Elise Ferer & Jillian Sandy (Binghamton University)

11:00 AM
Assessing In-House Video Development to Enhance Information Literacy and Support Reference
Theresa Zahor (Farmingdale State College)

11:30 AM
Re-Designing Library Instruction with Active Learning and the Cephalonian Method
John Hosford (Alfred University)

12:00 PM
UDL and You: Universal Design for Learning in Library Instruction
Freya Gibbon (SUNY Cobleskill)

Lunch Break 12:30 – 1:00

1:00 PM
DEI Considerations in Information Literacy Instruction
Sine Rofofsky (Schenectady County Community College)

1:30 PM
Integrating the Library in your Learning Management System: Old Westbury’s experience with Springshare’s LTI in Brightspace
Christa DeVirgilio (SUNY Old Westbury)

2:00 PM
Refreshing the Library Scavenger Hunt with Free Tech Tools
Lauren Bradley (Maritime College)

2:30 PM
CRAAP Attack: Gamifying Information Literacy for and with Gen Z
Halie Kerns & Leah Fitzgerald with students: Kyle Chen, Stephen Pappacena, & Clay Vaughn (SUNY Canton)

3:00 PM
Teaching Students What They Already Know About Research
Allison Hosier (University at Albany)

Each session will be interactive and approximately 25 minutes long.

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