Library 2.011 Conference Presentations

KEYNOTES:

Dr. Sandra Hirsh, Professor and Director - School of Information, San Jose State University, California, USA  

Dr. Lennart Bjõrneborn, Associate Professor - Royal School of Library and information Science, Copenhagen, Denmark

Dr. Michael Stephens, Assistant Professor - School of Information, San Jose State University, California, USA

Dr. Christine Bruce - Information Studies, Information Systems Discipline, Queensland University of Technology, Australia

Ellen Tise, Senior Director - Library and Information Services, Stellenbosch University, South Africa

Stephen Abram, Vice President - Cengage Learning (Gale), USA

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LIBRARIES: THE ROLE OF LIBRARIES IN TODAY'S WORLD

Dr. Prakeesh Dheriya, Professor - California State University, CA,USA

Sarah Baker, Education Librarian - New Mexico State University, NM, USA

Nadina Nicolici, English Teacher - Lorin Salagean Tecnhical College, Romania

Nikki Robertson, School Librarian - Auburn High School, GA, USA

Gabe Gossett, Librarian - Extended Education and Human Services, Western Washington University Libraries, WA, USA

Cindy Romaine, President – Special Libraries Association, OR, USA

Phil Goerner, Teacher Librarian and Beatrice Gerrish, Librarian - Silver Creek High School, CO, USA

Janet Jai, Author - Vision and Values, PA, USA

Begzsuren Jamsranjav, IT Manager - Ulaanbaatar Public Library, Mongolia

Jeffrey Knapp, Reference and Instruction Librarian - Penn State University Libraries, PA, USA

Steve Hipes, Project Manager – Columbus Metropolitan Libraries, OH, USA

Robin Nesbitt, Technical Services Director – Columbus Metropolitan Libraries, OH, USA

Claire Brisson-Banks, British Research Consultant and Technology Specialist - Family History Library, UT, USA

Abbigail Swanton, Wisconsin Document Depository Librarian - Wisconsin Dept. of Instruction, Resources for Libraries and Lifelong Learning, USA

Rory McLeod, Director, Client Services and Collections and Linda Barron – State Library of Queensland, Australia

Dr. Beata Obydzinki, System Reference Supervising Librarian - Monterey County Free Libraries, CA, USA

Kathy Makens, Head of Adult Services - South Regional Library, Durham County Libraries, NC, USA

Colet Bartow, Library-Information Literacy Curriculum Specialist - Montana Office of Public Instruction, MT, USA

Thierry Robert, Librarian - Montreal Public Libraries, Canada

Aaron Tay, Librarian - National University of Singapore

Sarah Mackey, Manager - Columbus Metropolitan Library, Ready to Read Corps, OH, USA

Beata Obydzinkski, System Reference Supervising Librarian - Monterey County Free Libraries, CA, USA

Jennifer Bartlett, Head of Reference Services - University of Kentucky Libraries, KY, USA

Antonia Krupicka-Smith, Youth Librarian and Dr. Anthony Bernier, Pam Okosun, Collin Rickman, Joy Rodriguez- San Jose State University, CA, USA

Roxanne Clement, Teacher Librarian & Technology Coordinator - Bay Farm School Library, CA, USA

John Shank, Instructional Design Librarian - Thun Library, Penn State University, PA, USA

Peter Allen Lee, Professor with Lili Luo, Deborah Estreicher, Glenn Thomas & Cyndy Thomas - San Jose State University, CA, USA

Lisa Duff, Coordinator - Flat Classroom® Projects, USA

Elias Tzoc, Digital Initiatives Librarian – Miami University, OH, USA

John Wenzler, Associate Dean of Digital Futures - San Jose State University, USA

Dale Larsen, Asst. Librarian - J. Willard Marriott Library, The University of Utah, UT, USA

Lynn Cunningham, Associate Curator of Visual Resources - Art History Visual Resources Collection, University of California-Berkeley, CA, USA

Kymberly Keeton, graduate student - The University of North Texas, TX, USA

Dr. Asefeh Asemi, Asst. Professor & Dept. Head of LIS, University of Isfahan, Iran and Raheleh Anari

Kathleen Johnson - Seattle Academy, WA, USA

Tim Tyrell-Smith, Founder and CEO - Tim's Strategy - Ideas for Job Search, Career and Life, CA, USA

Jane Kinney Meyers, President - Lubuto Library Project, Inc., Washington, D.C., USA

Beverly Wood - The Main Library, The University of the West Indies, Barbados

Gabrielle Hayes, Librarian and Kate Derrington, Academic Skills Adviser - Queensland University of Technology Library, Australia

Dr. Ruphina Ozoh - North Carolina Central University, NC, USA

Monica Wong, Head Librarian with Megan Snedden, Maria Gleason, Helen Bell, Cristina Gonzalez, Christian Waldmannstetter - Jenna Welch and Laura Bush Community Library, El Paso Community College, TX, USA

William Worford, Asst. Professor – Gorgas Information Services, University of Alabama Libraries, AL, USA

Frank Cervone, Vice Chancellor for Information Services - Purdue University, USA

Emily O'Connor, Director of Library and Learning Resources - Rasmussen College Library and Learning Centers, USA

Dr. Dana Dukic - The University of Hong Kong, School of Professional and Continuting Education, Hong Kong

Nikki Robertson, School Librarian - Auburn High School, USA

Shawn Strecker, Library Director - Elmwood Park Public Library, IL, USA

 

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LIBRARIANS & INFORMATION PROFESSIONALS : EVOLVING PROFESSIONAL ROLES IN TODAY'S WORLD

Nancy Faget, Federal Librarian - Careers in Federal Libraries, USA

Helen Partridge, Professor -  Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia

Monica Morshceck, Head Librarian and E-Learning Coordinator - British International School, Thailand

Connie Williams, Teacher Librarian with Jane Lofton, Jackie Siminitus and Marie Slim - California School Library Association 2.0 Team, USA

Ana van Meegen Silva, MA, Account/Information Manager – University Library of the Vrije University, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Christina Peterson, Librarian for Science and Health Professions - San Jose State University, USA

Roberta Stevens, Immediate Past President - American Library Association, USA

Briar Sauro, Librarian - Berkeley Carroll School, USA

Dierk Eichel, Library Student and Marius Zierold – Berlin, Germany

Rhonda McCoy, Information Curriculum Specialist – Paine College, GA, USA and Ana Guthrie, Reference Librarian - Florida Memorial University, FL, USA

Dr. Indira Koneru, Online Course Facilitator - Integrating Technology for All, India

Cheryl Stenstrom, Library Consultant and Instructor, San Jose/QUT  Gateway PhD Program, Canada

Daniella Smith, Assistant Professor - University of North Texas, TX, USA

Virginia Tucker, Co-Author; Professor - San Jose State University; County Law Librarian, CA, USA

Julie Still, Reference Librarian - Paul Roberson Library, Rutgers University, USA and Katie Elson Anderson

Mike Eisenberg, Dean Emeritus – University of Washington, WA, USA with Craig Seasholes and Sarah Applegate

Elizabeth Psyck - Liaison Librarian - Grand Valley State University, USA

Colet Bartow, Library-Information Literacy Curriculum Specialist with Kim Mathey. Edmonds School District, WA, USA and Matt Huston, Peer-Ed, WA, USA

Sarah Smith, Reference/Instruction Librarian - Radford University, VA, USA

Laura Anderson, Manager - Advanced Estimating and Infrastructure Solutions, IBM Research, CA, USA

Adam Sofronijevic - University Library, University of Belgrade

Sarah Mackey, Manager - Columbus Metropolitan Library, OH, USA

Charlotte Goodwin, Educational Adviser - EducationUSA Advising Center, Franco-American Commission for Educational Exchange, France

John Jackson, Library Supervisor - University of Southern California, CA, USA with Young Lee, Nicole Pagowsky, Daniel Ransom and Micah Vandegrift

Loida Garcia-Febo, Coordinator - New Americans Program at Queens Library, USA and Professor Dr. Claudia Lux, IFLA Past President and Director General of the Foundation Central and Regional Library, Berlin, Germany with Cristina Vaileanu, Monica Avram from IREX, Biblionet, Romania

Cindy Mediavilla, Planning Project Manager, Los Angeles Public Library Residency Program, USA

Marlene Harris, Consultant & Blogger – Reading Reality, GA, USA

Prof. William Denny, Distance Learning Librarian - California University of Pennsylvania, PA, USA and Dr. Silvia Braidic, Associate Professor, Administrative Program for Principals

Dr. Sandra Hirsh, Professor and Director - School of Library & Information Science, San Jose State University, CA, USA with Ruth Metz, Project Consultant, Catalyst grant team and Scott Brown, Project Research Coordinator, Catalyst grant team, San Jose State University, CA, USA

Cristina Peterson, Life & Health Sciences Librarian – San Jose State University, CA, USA with Samantha Godbey

Jacquelyn Erdman, Knowledge Exchange Coordinator – U.S. Green Building Council, Washington, D.C., USA

Melanie Metzer, Asst. Library Director - Children's Services, Harris County Public Library System, TX, USA

Scott Brown, Owner – Social Kim Dority, Founder and President - Dority and Associates, USA

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INFORMATION ORGANIZATION

 

Peter Simon, Vice President - Product Management, NewsBanck Inc. USA

Caitlin Bakker, Digital Contents Projects Coordinator - Wilfrid Laurier University, Canada

Ravi Mynampaty, Search Guy - Library Services, Harvard Business School, USA

Gabe Gossett, Librarian - Extended Education and Human Services, Western Washington University Libraries, USA

Dominque Hallett, Reference Librarian - Dean B. Ellis Library, Arkansas State University, USA

Gwyneth Jones, The Daring Librarian, USA

Nikki Robertson, High School Librarian, Auburn High School, GA, USA

Ravi Mynampaty, Search Guy - Knowledge & Library Services, Harvard Business School, USA

Andrew Carlos, Electronic Resources Librarian - The Harker School, USA

 

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ACCESS AND DELIVERY

 

Benjamin Curran, 5th Grade Teacher/Education Consultant - Engaging Educators, MI, USA

Caitlin Bakker, Digital Content Projects Coordinator - Wilfrid Laurier University, Canada

Michelle Luhtala, Library Department Chair, New Canaan Public Schools, CT, USA

Beth Filar Williams, Coordinator of Library Services for Distance Learning - UNC Greensboro, USA and Lea Leininger

Megan Wong, Technology Librarian - Sacramento Public Library, USA

Steve Watkins, Coordinator of Technology Development - California State University, CA, USA with Sarah Houghton and Jacqui Grallo

Jane Berliss-Vincent, A.M.L.S. - Center for Accessible Technology/Raising the Floor, MI, USA

Anna Taranenko, Social Media Specialist – International Research and Exchanges Board (IREX)/Bibliomist program, Ukraine

Lori Bell, Lecturer – San Jose State University, CA, USA

Kathy Makkens, Head of Adult Services - South Regional Library, Durham County Libraries, NC, USA

Sue Aspley, Head of Copyright Advisory Services - Azuxa Pacific University, CA, USA

William Kemp, Professor  and Bernd Becker, Senior Assistant Librarian, San Jose State University, CA, USA

Philip Whitford – MLIS candidate, University of Hawaii, HI, USA

Barbara Jones, Director - Office for Intellectual Freedom and Eli Neiburger, Associate Director for IT & Production, Ann Arbor District Library, MI, USA

Dr. Corey Hall - Florida State College, FL, USA

Marlene Harris, Consultant & Blogger – Reading Reality, GA, USA

Dr. Sandra Hirsh, Professor and Director - School of Information, San Jose State University, USA

David Tyckoson, Associate Dean - Henry Madden Library, California State University, USA

Natalie Rector, Library Specialist - USA

Beverly Wood - The Main Library, University of the West Indies, Barbados

Michele McNeal - Akron-Summit County Public Library, USA

Cheryl Peltier-Davis, Archives and Digital Librarian – Alvin Sherman Library, Nova Scotia Southeastern University, Canada

Shawn Strecker, Library Director – Elmwood Park Public Library, IL, USA

Andrew Carlos, Electronic Resources Librarian - The Harker School, CA, USA

Jennifer Shafer, Library/Instructional Media Specialist - Region 3 Education Service Center, USA

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LEARNING: DIGITAL AGE LEARNING CULTURES

 

Renee Critcher Yons, Instructional Librarian - Broyhill Learning Resource Center, Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute, NC, USA

Benjamin Curran, 5th Grade Teacher/Educational Consultatnt - Engaging Educators, MI, USA

Corinne Takara, Arts Educator, Slot Shelters Project Lead - Zero1 Art & Technology Network, USA and Panthea Karimi, Arts Educator, Slot Shelters Project Co-Lead

Douglas Johnson, Director – Media and Technology for Mankato Public Schools, MN, USA

Lisa Guernsey, Director - Early Education Initiative, New America Foundation, Washington, D.C,, USA

Nikki Robertson, High School Librarian – Auburn High School, GA, USA

Connie Williams, Teacher Librarian - California School Library Association 2.0 Team, USA with Jane Lofton, Jackie Siminitus and Marie Slim

Rudy Leon - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL, USA

Dr. Michelle Simmons - School of Information, San Jose State University, USA

David Loertscher, Professor – San Jose State University, CA, USA and Carol Koechlin, Learning Commons Consultant, Toronto, Canada

Debbie Faires, Asst. Director for Distance Learning - School of Information, San Jose State University, USA

Dr. Alison Regan, Associate Librarian, Head of Education Services; Acting Head - Digital Scholarship Lab, J. Willard Marriott Library and Tony Sams, Professor, University of Utah, UT, USA

Dr. Naresh Agarwal, Asst. Professor - Graduate School of Information, Simmons College, MA, USA

Michael Stephens, Asst. Professor - School of Information, San Jose State University, CA, USA

Anne Arriaga, Librarian and Susan Geiger, Head Librarian - Moreau Catholic High School, CA, USA

Dena Kinney, Director – Education Programs & Services, University Libraries, University of New Mexico, NM, USA

Cassy Lee - San Jose State University, CA, USA

Mary Ann Harlan - QUT iSchool Gateway Program, USA

Mary Broussard, Instructional Services Librarian - Lycoming College, USA

Heather Todd - University of Queensland Library, Australia

Jeffrey Knapp, Reference and Instruction Librarian – Penn State Altoona, PA, USA with Heather Dawson, Instructional Designer and Nikki Massaro Kauffman, Multimedia Specialist – Penn State World Campus, PA, USA

Tasha Bergson-Michelson, Search Education Curriculum Fellow - Google, Search Education, USA

Martin H.F. Gonser, Director of Education – New York College, NY, USA

Jennifer Shafer, Library/Instructional Media Specialist - Regional 3 Education Service Center, TX, USA

Diane Fulkerson, Social Sciences and Education Librarian - University of South Florida Polytechnic, FL, USA

Kristin Anne Carr, Librarian - Drug Enforcement Administration Library and Information Center, USA

Dr. Kristen Rebmann, Asst. Professor - San Jose State University, School of Information

Judith Way, Teacher-Librarian – Kew High School, Melbourne, Australia

Melda Yildiz, Associate Professor with Linda Cifelli, Information Literacy Expert, Dawn Marie Dowd, Managing Director for General Education, Claudia Knezek, Instructor – Kean University Library, USA

Michelle Powers, Manager of Library Services - Career Education Corp. and Rhonda Contreras, Director of Library Services, American Intercontinental University Online, USA

Mary Iber, Consulting Librarian for the Sciences and Kinesiology and College Archivist - Cole Library, Cornell College, USA

Minglu Wang, Data Services Librarian - John Cotton Dana Library, Rutgers-The State University of New Jersey, NJ, USA

Breanne Kirsch, Public Services Librarian - University of South Carolina Upstate, SC, USA

Beth Wrenn-Estes, Lecturer - San Jose State University, School of Information, CA, USA

Willyn Webb, Administrator/Adjunct Professor – Delta Opportunity School/Colorado Mesa Universit, CO, USA and Lisa Nielsen, Professor and Blogger, The Innovative Educator, NY, USA

Melanie Metzger, Asst. Library Director - Children's Services, Harris County Public Library System, USA  and Christina Thompson, Asst. Branch Librarian, TX, USA

Richard Beach, Professor Emeritus of English Education – University of Minnesota, MN, USA

Linda Barron, Directorate Support Officer – State Library of Queensland, Client Services and Collections, Australia

Reina Williams, Online Reference Librarian - Career Education Corp., IL, USA

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CONTENT & CREATION: CHANGES IN ACCESSING & ORGANIZING INFORMATION

 

Nadina Nicolici, English Teacher – Lorin Salagean Technical College, Romania

Caitlin Bakker, Digital Content Projects Coordinator - Wilfrid Laurier University, Canada

Rebecca Renard, Teens of Distinction Program Coordinator - DC Public Library, USA

Kristina Holzweiss, Librarian - Bay Shore Middle School Library Media Center, USA

Grace Dunbar - Equinox Software, USA

Mary Ann Harlan, QUT iSchool Gateway Program, USA

Doug Johnson, Director of Media and Technology – Mankato Public Schools, MN, USA

Margaret Warren, Senior Planning Officer and Linda Barron - State Library of Queensland, Australia

Dr. Cris Crissman, Adjunct Asst. Professor - North Carolina State University, NC, USA

Amy Brunvand, Digital Scholarship Librarian and Ambra Gagliardi, Anthropology student – University of Utah, UT, USA

Kathy Makens, Head of Adult Services - South Regional Library, Durham County Libraries, USA

Ellen Forsyth, Consultant – Public Library Services and Vassiki Veros – State Library of New South Wales, Australia

Maria Otero-Boisvert, Doctoral student with Dr. Anthony Bernier and Sue Scott – San Jose State University, CA, USA

Marlene Harris, Consultant and Blogger – Reading Reality, GA, USA

Kimberly Black, Asst. Professor – University of Tennessee, TN, USA

Anthony Lee Sams, Digital Scholarhsip Consultant and Project Manager; Director - Story Center, USA and Alison Regan, PhD. Associate Librarian Head of Education Services Acting Head, Digital Scholarship Lab, University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library Associate Professor of Communication, University Writing Program

Chad Francisco - United Nations University Library, Japan and Mayako Matsuki

Valerie Hill, Librarian – Ethridge Library, Lewisville ISD, TX, USA

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