Beth Filar WilliamsCoordinator of Library Services for Distance LearningERIT Department, UNCG Librarieshttp://firstname.lastname@example.orgRoom 565 January 31, 2013
A. AcademicB. SchoolC. PublicD. Government/corporateE. Archives
Schulte, S. (2012). Embedded Academic Librarianship: A Review of the Literature. Evidence Based Library And Information Practice, 7(4), 122-138. Retried from : http://ejournals.library.ualberta.ca/index.php/EBLIP/article/view/17466
Button/link/portal pushed into each class a librarian in CMS: ▪ discussion board ▪ teaching one shot session ▪ working with actual graded assignments Co-teaching a semester long online course Created materials to embed into courses Other?
Embed physically in other locations… Located not in “main library” - a branch At coffee shop, café, meeting place on campus Librarians located in research institution, special library, etc. IN the classroom for school libraries Other?
Located w/in Teaching/Learning Center on campus Embed traveling w/ a class Embed in the research process Public Libraries: modern bookmobile, mini branches in shopping malls, downtown stores, nursing homes…
Sense of place? Collaborative, neutral, meet-up spot? Archives? Unique collections? Book w/ critical illustrations? Loss of our identity as a profession? Other?
• Is it our fiscally & ethical responsibility to save users time? supplying them w/ electronic info. being at their point of need. Teaching them information literate skills But how do you get them to seek us for help? Does embedded librarianship help?
Carlson, J. & Kneale, R. (2011) . Embedded librarianship in the research context Navigating new waters,. College & Research Libraries News, 72(3), 167-170 . Schulte, S. (2012). Embedded Academic Librarianship: A Review of the Literature. Evidence Based Library And Information Practice, 7(4), 122-138. Shumaker, D. (2009). Who Let the Librarians Out? Embedded Librarianship and the Library Manager. Reference & User Services Quarterly, 48(3), 239-257. Shumaker , D. , & Talley , M. ( 2009 ). Models of embedded librarianship: Final report . Chicago : Special Libraries Association . Siess, J. (2010). Embedded librarianship: the next big thing?. Searcher, 18(1), 38- 45. http://embeddedlibrarian.com/ http://designerlibrarian.wordpress.com/