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    • Accessing Virtual Reality: Challenges Met and Lessons Learned 

      Schreiner, Pete (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-11-16)
      Virtual reality (VR) is an emerging technology with the potential to enhance many fields but it comes with challenges related to providing access and support in a library setting. This session will share what NCSU Libraries ...
    • Assessing Access Services : Implementing a 5-year Plan for Sustainable Assessment 

      Hogan, Sean (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-11-17)
    • Badges of Service: Engaging, Customer-Oriented Student Employee Training 

      Hilterbrand, Lori; Feyerherm, Bryan (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-11-16)
      Ever wonder how to efficiently train your circulation student employees in a fun and supportive way? Are you ready to engage your staff at every level of your student employee training? At OSU Valley Library we've developed ...
    • A Bibliometric Approach to ILL Data at the Goddard Space Flight Center 

      Norton, Brynne (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-11-16)
      This program will demonstrate the process and tools that can be used to run a bibliometric analysis of interlibrary loan data using the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center as a case study. Additionally an analysis of the data ...
    • Bibliotheca + 3M® Digital Library Assistant : Friend or Foe? 

      Curtis, Diane; Brown, Rebecca (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-11-16)
      Discussion of the Bibliotheca + 3M Digital Library Assistant and its nine uses in an academic library. Real life experiences, both pros and cons, for those libraries considering RFID technology.
    • Creative and Helpful! Developing Student Peer Staff Skills 

      Turkewitz, Deborah (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-11-17)
      The creative skills of an academic library's student peer staff are examined in their museum, makerspace, and library display projects.
    • Do Fines Change Patron Behavior? 

      Boehme, Andrea; Mihaly, Katie (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-11-16)
      This poster presentation will describe the preliminary findings of our study to determine the impact of daily fines on patron borrowing habits.
    • Fighting Stress with Hand Turkeys: Arts & Crafts Programs on a Graduate Campus 

      Quinn, Tom (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-11-17)
      This poster will showcase the events that the Hirsh Health Sciences Library holds for the students, and the marketing strategies that have helped make them successful. It will also show the correlation event participation ...
    • Finding the Sonic Sweet Spot: Implementing a Noise Management Program in a Library Learning Commons 

      Baca, Olivia; Pierard, Cindy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-11-16)
      Managing noise levels in collaborative learning spaces is difficult. Do noise meters help strike that delicate balance? Learn how Access Services staff at one university implemented a program with noise meters and staff ...
    • General Collection Selfie: Surveying Stacks for Major Projects or General Inquiry 

      Hackler, Andrew (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-11-17)
      Ever wonder how much space is actually available on your shelves, but found the prospect of measuring each shelf too costly in time or budget? With access to basic technology and a little know-how the answers are at your ...
    • Get What You Need & Get On Your Way: Empowering Users with Staff Paging & Self-Service Holds 

      Goodson, Kymberly (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-11-16)
      Learn how self-service hold shelves were implemented at the UC San Diego Library, how the service enhancement has benefited staff and users, and what challenges were faced in adopting this service approach.
    • Harvard Not Your Style? No High Bay? No Problem 

      Snowman, Ann MacKay; Neff, Verne (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-11-16)
      With no viable commercial option available and no option to build new facilities, Penn State Libraries' staff created an inventory management system using the native features of the ILS. The new plan includes implementing ...
    • Inspire to Aim Higher 

      Butler, Margaret; Panella, Jessica (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-11-17)
      How do you make improvement when things are going well? The poster identifies strategies including statistical analysis, opportunistic change, and team development and shows how they can be helpful for moving services and ...
    • Intercultural Communication Competences for Access Services Staff in a Diverse and Inclusive Environment 

      Adeogun, Margaret (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-11-17)
      With increased diversity due to globalization, it has become essential for Access Services Staff to acquire intercultural skills that will foster greater positive human relations, especially at the library service desks.
    • Interlibrary Loan Dissertation Requests: Best Practices and the Need for OA 

      Dettinger, John (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-11-17)
      This poster presentation will highlight the best practices Gettysburg College has adopted for processing dissertation requests through interlibrary loan. It will also illustrate the need for greater participation in OA ...
    • Investing in Access Services Student Employees: Utilizing Library Employment Skillsets to Increase Advocacy 

      Horton, Jalesia; Bishop, Christopher (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-11-17)
      Participatory engagement of student workers in Access Services leads to greater student investment as employees are given the tools to become library advocates. Areas of focus include project learning, student leadership ...
    • It Takes a Village: Resource Sharing and the Historian 

      Ferrance, Christal; Oberle, George D. III; Ramos, Laura (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-11-17)
      This poster takes a look at how George Mason University addresses the research needs and ongoing support of patrons with visual impairments.
    • Keeping Patrons Safe: Using Benchmarking to Enhance Library Security 

      Alexander, Teri; Redd, Renna; Schilf, Suzanne Rook (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-11-17)
      This presentation will provide an overview of what the Clemson University Libraries learned about library security through benchmarking with peers and include recommendations to enhance and strengthen security efforts ...
    • Level Up! Online Strategies for Managing Student Workers 

      Colbert, Lynné (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-11-16)
      Marian University has a small but mighty staff that thrives on the power of our student workers. In order to successfully manage them, we created an online space in our LMS and started to incorporate project management ...
    • Meeting Them Where They Live 

      DeVito, Jennifer A.; Larson, Christopher M. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-11-16)
      Training student employees can be time consuming and repetitive. A course management system can be an effective way to train and assess student employees. Learn how to use the CMS to create engaging training modules for ...