Make Sure You Have the Energy to Party Like a Rock Star

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Presentation for the Ohio Library Support Staff Institute on July 27, 2010 which highlights energy & sustainability resources.

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Make Sure You Have the Energy to Party Like a Rock Star

  1. 1. Make Sure You Have the Energy to Party Like a Rock Star(Energy and Sustainability)<br />Ohio Library Support Staff Institute<br />July 27, 2010<br />Baldwin-Wallace College<br />
  2. 2. Brian C. Gray<br />Head of Reference<br />Engineering, Math & Statistics Librarian<br />Kelvin Smith Library<br />Case Western Reserve University<br />Email: bcg8@case.edu<br />Blog: http://blog.case.edu/bcg8/<br />
  3. 3. Presentation online:<br />http://www.slideshare.net/bcg8<br />
  4. 4. Kelvin Smith Library<br />Supports or includes:<br />Case School of Engineering<br />College of Arts and Sciences<br />Weatherhead School of Management<br />General Studies<br />University Archives<br />Kulas Music Library<br />Astronomy Library <br />
  5. 5. Perfect Ignition Source<br />College-Based Librarian<br />CWRU strategic plan<br />Great Lakes Energy Institute<br />Ohio’s energy push<br /><ul><li>Journey starts late 2008</li></li></ul><li>The Energy Collaborative Platform is a Kelvin Smith Library initiative committed to partnership in the exploration of sustainability and alternative energy through providing world class collections, maintaining a Virtual Knowledge Center for Energy, cultivating researchers and students with educational opportunities, and capturing and disseminating the research of Case Western Reserve University and its partners.<br />
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  10. 10. Great Lakes Energy Institute<br />http://energy.case.edu/<br />Mission<br />To enable the transition to advanced sustainable energy generation, storage, distribution and utilization, through coordinated research, development and education.<br />Interdisciplinary<br />engineering, science, business, law, & history<br />
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  12. 12. http://researchguides.case.edu/energy<br />
  13. 13. More Research Guideshttp://researchguides.case.edu<br />Guides done for classes on:<br />Energy & Society<br />Alternative Technologies versus Oil Dependency<br />CWRU's Carbon Footprint - Sustainability on Campus<br />Accessing Climate Change & Wind Energy<br />Political Hype vs Science Fact: Evidence, Risk, Preferences, Values, and "Spin"<br />
  14. 14. Subscription to a news alerting service focused on energy & environment.<br />
  15. 15. Updated daily.<br />Portals cover topics such as energy, air & water quality, carbon footprints, resource management, land reclamation, and related environmental issues.<br />Multi-disciplinary.<br />Looks at issues from the standpoint of business, economics, law, science, etc.<br />See the big picture by having access to periodicals, current news, academic journals, podcasts, videos, images, and conference proceedings.<br />
  16. 16. 300+ New Books<br />
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  20. 20. Is OrganizationalData Available?<br />
  21. 21. Ohio & Advanced Energy Push<br />
  22. 22. Proposed wind turbines on Lake Erie which could be the first freshwater wind farm in the world.<br />
  23. 23. Leveraging Power of All Participants<br />
  24. 24. Energy Events & Groups<br /> Northeast Ohio nonprofit Technology-Based Economic Development organization with advanced energy focus<br />Great Lakes Energy Development Task Force<br />Green Energy Ohio<br />Great Lakes Science Center<br />Cleveland Foundation<br />
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  38. 38. Contact Me<br />Email:<br />bcg8@case.edu<br />Blog:<br />http://blog.case.edu/bcg8/<br />Presentations: http://slideshare.net/bcg8<br />

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