NELIG Meeting - 12/03/2010

 

Upcoming NELIG meeting:

Date  – Friday, December 3, 2010
Time   9:00 - 12:30
Topic   Project Information Literacy - "Conducting Qualitative Research with Your Students"
Locations  –  Adams Library at Rhode Island College in Providence
Tisch Library at Tufts University in Medford, MA
Glickman Library at University of Southern Maine - Portland, ME

at Rhode Island College:
 -- Susanna Cowan from UConn who will be speaking about their Assessment 360 program
 -- Kendall Hobbs and Diane Klare from Wesleyan about their experience working with U Rochester Anthropologist Nancy Foster and the work that came out of that.

at Tufts University:
 -- The Data Assessment Team at Tufts University who have been conducting qualitative research.
 -- Laura Saunders, Visiting Professor at Simmons College who used qualitative research methods to complete her PhD Dissertation "Literacy as a Student Learning Outcome"

at University of Southern Maine:
 -- Roberta Jordan who conducted a longitudinal study of the impact of a laptop program on high school students’ information literacy skills using qualitative research methods.
 -- Kathy Labadorf from UConn will speak about their Assessment 360 program.


PLEASE REGISTER BY FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 26, 2010.
We need to make sure there are at least 10 participants at each location. 
-- Rhode Island College: http://neligdecri.eventbrite.com/
-- Tufts University: http://neligdectufts.eventbrite.com/
-- University of Southern Maine- Portand : http://neligdeusm.eventbrite.com/

 

NELIG Chairs:

Sara Marks
Instruction and Outreach Librarian
UMass Lowell

Kieran Ayton
Reference Librarian
Bryant University Library

 

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