Library Liaison Ver. 2.x


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Library Liaison Ver. 2.x

  1. 1. Library Liaison: Services and Outlook <ul><ul><li>Bruce Gilbert </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cowles Library </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>19 Feb 2008 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li> </li></ul></ul>
  2. 2. I. Library Services <ul><li>What you can do “@Cowles” </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Access 30,000 Journal Titles, or 50,000 E-books </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Get them Anywhere! </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Accessible in BlueView “tab” as well as the Library home page: </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Link to any book or article (in BB or elsewhere) with persistent URL </li></ul></ul></ul>
  3. 3. EBSCO Link Example
  4. 4. I. Library Services, continued <ul><li>What ELSE you can do “@Cowles” </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Contact us! </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>By Phone or Email (‏ </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Meebo Us! @ “CowlesLib” </li></ul></ul></ul>
  5. 5. “ Meebo” screenshot
  6. 6. I. Library Services, continued <ul><li>What ELSE we have “@Cowles” </li></ul><ul><ul><li>RefWorks! </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Web-based equivalent of “Procite” or “Endnotes” </li></ul></ul></ul>
  7. 7. Refworks screenshot
  8. 8. I. Library Services, continued <ul><li>Digital Projects: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>eScholarshare, our Repository for Scholarly Information </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Drake Heritage Collections </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Both are highly collaborative </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Both concerned with preserving and developing stewardship over Drake's Digital Assets </li></ul></ul></ul>
  9. 9. Screenshot for eScholarShare
  10. 10. Screenshot for eScholarShare
  11. 11. Screenshot for Heritage Collections
  12. 12. I. Library Services, COMING SOON! <ul><li>Coming soon at Cowles! </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“ MyLibrary”; check your own account, renew your own books </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>SciFinderScholar </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Ebrary WITHOUT the plug-in </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Online “tutorials” on linking, using other services </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>More proactive approach towards new faculty and library services </li></ul></ul>
  13. 13. Library Services, continued <ul><li>Instruction: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>First Year Services </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Mireille (Mimi) Djenno </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Library 046 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Satisfies Info Lit AOI </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Liaison Librarians </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Sean Stone in Sciences is “embedded librarian” </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>All these offerings are highly collaborative </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Concerned with enhancing Information Literacy at Drake </li></ul></ul>
  14. 14. II. Information Literacy <ul><li>Quote from SelfStudy: </li></ul><ul><li>Challenges at Drake include: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“ Keeping up with advances in teaching technologies, especially the training of teachers and students for effective use of technology in learning.” </li></ul></ul>
  15. 15. II. Information Literacy, continued <ul><li>But what is Information Literacy? </li></ul><ul><li>Cowles Library has always embraced a wider view (skills and facility with technology PLUS values and ethics inherent in “Information Society”) </li></ul>
  16. 16. II. Information Literacy <ul><li>Challenges / Opportunities for Information Literacy: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“ Web 2.0” </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>“ Library 2.0” </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>“ Business 2.0” </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>“ Learning 2.0” </li></ul></ul>
  17. 17. II. Information Literacy, continued <ul><li>What is Information Literacy? </li></ul><ul><li>Applied critical thinking, in the areas of technology and information resources </li></ul>
  18. 18. II. Information Literacy, continued <ul><li>What are the hallmarks of Information Literacy? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Knowledgeable of current trends </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Problem-solving </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Skeptical </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Collaborative! </li></ul></ul>
  19. 19. Info Lit in the News:
  20. 20. II. Information Literacy, continued <ul><li>How to apply Information Lit, pt. 1 </li></ul><ul><li>“ Old days,” collaboration meant: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Us with Vendors </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Library-to-Library </li></ul></ul>
  21. 21. II. Information Literacy, continued <ul><li>How to apply Information Lit, pt. 1 </li></ul><ul><li>Today, collaboration means: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>L. with Drake Colleagues </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>L. with “Open” communities </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Open Source Software </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Open Access Initiative (with Harvard signed on!)‏ </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Open Educational Resources (see )‏ </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>L. with “Nonprofit” vendors </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>L. with “Competitors” </li></ul></ul>
  22. 22. II. Information Literacy, continued <ul><li>How does this “play out” </li></ul><ul><ul><li>See Teri's “GoldRush” </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>In search of “Open Source” ILS solution </li></ul></ul>