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Down with Databases and Dead Eyes: 2017 KLA Presentation

This PowerPoint was presented at the 2017 Kansas Library Association Conference by the Undergraduate Instruction and Outreach Team of the Edmon Low Library at Oklahoma State University. The presentation detailed our process of reconfiguring the first-year experience program.

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Reimagining first-year college student instruction
for real life
Matt Upson, Holly Luetkenhaus, & Cristina Colquhoun
Oklahoma State University
FIRST-YEAR INTERACTIONS AT OKSTATE:
CONTEXT CIRCA 2014
1. Traditional one-shot
2. Info dump
3. No breadth of contact
"Boring" by Cheryl Colan is licensed
under CC BY-NC 2.0
FIRST-YEAR INTERACTIONS AT OKSTATE:
INSPIRATION AND INTENT
Inspiration
• Social justice
• Critical
pedagogy
• Service
learning
• Student
leaders
• Student
transitions
Guiding
Principles
● Scaffolded
● Relevant &
timely
● Reflective
● Interactive
● Simple is
best
" Edmon Low Library at Oklahoma State HDR" by George
Thomas is licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0
PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS
▪ Ambassadors
▪ Browse
sessions
▪ High school
research
sessions
▪ School tours
HOUSE PARTY
•Variety & surprise
•Collaboration
•Comfort
Year Exit Count Card Swipes
2017 3,449 1,654
2016 1,202 -
2015 2,354 -
2014 978 -

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Down with Databases and Dead Eyes: 2017 KLA Presentation

  • 1. Reimagining first-year college student instruction for real life Matt Upson, Holly Luetkenhaus, & Cristina Colquhoun Oklahoma State University
  • 2. FIRST-YEAR INTERACTIONS AT OKSTATE: CONTEXT CIRCA 2014 1. Traditional one-shot 2. Info dump 3. No breadth of contact "Boring" by Cheryl Colan is licensed under CC BY-NC 2.0
  • 3. FIRST-YEAR INTERACTIONS AT OKSTATE: INSPIRATION AND INTENT Inspiration • Social justice • Critical pedagogy • Service learning • Student leaders • Student transitions Guiding Principles ● Scaffolded ● Relevant & timely ● Reflective ● Interactive ● Simple is best " Edmon Low Library at Oklahoma State HDR" by George Thomas is licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0
  • 4. PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS ▪ Ambassadors ▪ Browse sessions ▪ High school research sessions ▪ School tours
  • 6. •Variety & surprise •Collaboration •Comfort Year Exit Count Card Swipes 2017 3,449 1,654 2016 1,202 - 2015 2,354 - 2014 978 -
  • 7. FIRST-YEAR SEMINARS • http://info.library.okstate.edu/first-year-seminar ● First Year Seminar instructor “menu” of resources
  • 8. FIRST-YEAR SEMINARS • Scavenger Hunt •Purpose: To orient students to the library’s physical and online spaces •Replaced the traditional library tours and orientation sessions •Design: Mobile-friendly, self-directed, accessible, assessable •Use: Fall 2016 Fall 2017 # of hunts completed 976 1,199 # of students reached 1,302 1,525 # of colleges reached 4 6
  • 9. • Scavenger Hunt pre/post self-assessment questions: “How comfortable are you using the library?” PRE Comfort Level # % Extremely 106 9% Moderately 700 58% Moderately un- 331 28% Extremely un- 62 5% POST Comfort Level # % Extremely 630 53% Moderately 530 44% Moderately un- 22 2% Extremely un- 17 1% FIRST-YEAR SEMINARS
  • 10. “What library service/ resource are you most likely to use again?” FIRST-YEAR SEMINARS
  • 11. • In-person sessions •Purpose: Become more effective at searching for and analyzing information using a popular search engine, utilize fact-checking strategies for information found online, and recognize social and ethical implications of information systems. •Design: Adapted from Googling Google: Search Engines as Market Actors by Jacob Berg (available on Project CORA) and incorporating Mike Caulfield’s “four moves” from Web Literacy for Student Fact- Checkers (OA text) •Use: 8/13 sections utilized new session outline, reaching 248/504 students FIRST-YEAR SEMINARS
  • 12. ● Tutorials menu ● library.okstate. edu/tutorials
  • 13. INSTRUCTOR FEEDBACK • 100% of responding instructors said they were likely to incorporate a library activity into their classes again • When asked what they found useful about the activity or library session, comments included: • Scavenger hunt: interactive, engaging, accessible • In-class session: focus on credibility, relevance, applicability • Online tutorials: watch at their own pace, explored variety of library services
  • 15. COMPOSITION II: SPRING 2017 CHANGES • First unit (8 weeks): Archival/digital collection research Support: Libguide with background information and links to digital collections •Second unit (8 weeks): Traditional, secondary research including creation of infographic, annotated bib, and research paper Support: Optional, 2-session instruction sequence covering advanced searching, evaluating information, and designing infographics
  • 16. CREDIT COURSE • Opportunity to incorporate critical pedagogy into assignments and readings •Google search, algorithms, and race •Health information and issues of access •Scholarly information and problems with representation •Final project: PSA focusing on an information problem and solution They Wouldn’t Put It on the Internet if It’s Not True: Information Literacy in a Post-Truth Era
  • 17. LIVING LEARNING COMMUNITY "Bennett Hall 2.JPG" by Jibran1 is in the Public Domain
  • 18. LIVING LEARNING COMMUNITY ▪ Discussions on how we collect and share info on social issues and how different academic disciplines can address these issues ▪ Zine creation for information-related social issues ▪ Working with student and community organizations that need help finding information in order to be successful ▪ Understanding and addressing misinformation in a variety of environments ▪ Editing Wikipedia entries ▪ Group read – Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy
  • 19. Matt Upson @thunderbrarian Holly Luetkenhaus @ hollyjaneite Cristina Colquhoun @EdTecknowledgy QUESTIONS?