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.

We need to make sure there are at least 10 participants at each location. 
-- Rhode Island College:
-- Tufts University:
-- University of Southern Maine- Portand :


NELIG Chairs:

Sara Marks
Instruction and Outreach Librarian
UMass Lowell

Kieran Ayton
Reference Librarian
Bryant University Library


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