SUNYLA 45th Annual Conference – Buffalo State College

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Wednesday, June 12

PRECONFERENCE SESSIONS – 1:30 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.

DIVERSIONS – 12:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Paddling History/Eco-Tour – Pictures

Thursday, June 13

KEYNOTE – 8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Reclaiming Open: The Many Benefits of Truly Open Education – Dr. David Wiley

SESSION A – 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

A13. Social Networking for Professionals (SN4P); handouts – Justina Elmore and Tracy Paradis (Geneseo)

A14. A Tale of Two Repositories – Plattsburgh & Brockport – Joshua Beatty (Plattsburgh) and Kim Myers (Brockport)

A17. Be Kind – Unwind: Finals Week Stress Relief @ Your Library –  Karen Gelles (Farmingdale), Jennifer Drake (Cortland), Carrie Fishner (Delhi), Susan Lieberthal (Suffolk), Lauren Marcus (New Paltz), Kathleen Quinlivan (Buffalo), and Pauline Shostack (Onondaga)

A18. Open SUNY Update – Carey Hatch (OLIS)

SESSION B – 3:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.

B26. Attitudes towards and uses of electronic books at Alfred University – by Ellen Bahr, Brian Sullivan, and Fang Wan (Alfred)

B27. Getting Undergrads Into the Archives: Innovative Outreach at SUNY Potsdam – Matt Francis and Elizabeth Andrews (Potsdam)

SESSION C – 4:30 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.

C33. We need a Creative Commons expert, and you’re it. Congratulations! Here’s what you need. – Sarah Morehouse (Empire State)

C37. Everyone Has a Story to Share: Hosting a Human Library Event – Pauline Shostack (Onondaga)

Friday, June 14

SESSION D – 9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.

D41. We’re Listening: Library Assessment, Creative Outreach, and Infographic – Eugene Harvey and Katherine Bertel (Buffalo State)

D44. Does the library work with my mobile device? – Heather Shalhoub (Empire State)

D47. Bracketology: Tips for a March Madness Style Bracket at Your Library – by Alvin Dantes (Oneonta)

SESSION E – 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

E51. Five Ways to Inspire your Library’s Tomorrow, Today – Kate Ross and Micquel Little (St. John Fisher)

SESSION F – 11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

F64. Refocusing Emerging Technologies on the Patron – Emily Thompson (Oswego)

F65. Information Literacy + Blackboard = A great way to reach on and off campus student! – Jane Verostek (ESF)

F67. IL Fox “The Information Literacy Virtual Toolbook” Research Process – Carol Anne Germain, Tor Loney, and John Pardavila (Albany)

F68. “That was then, this is now:” Transforming Shared Services: Project; Review – Maureen Zajkowski, Sandy Card, Marianne Muha, Maggie Horn, Angela Rhodes and Cindy Francis (OLIS)

Poster Sessions

Digital Keys, Dancing Pigs Problem, Emoji – IL Fox Needs Your Expertise – Carol Anne Germain, Tor Loney, and John Pardavila (Albany)

Supporting Multimedia Production by Students and Faculty – Emily Thompson (Oswego)

Tracking Circulation and Interlibrary Loan Usage Patterns – Katherine Brent (Cobleskill)

iPad Circulation: an opportunity for IT and the library to serve faculty and students – Laura Ryan and Melissa Peterson (Erie)

Towards an Institution-wide Information Literacy Program – Amy Glende and Melissa Peterson (Erie)

The Impact of Expanding a Textbook Reserve Collection – Ryan Grimmer and Melissa Peterson (Erie)

Considering the Social Learning Needs of International Students in Online Instructional Design – Michelle Bishop (Oswego)