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Monday, April 4
 

2:15pm

S20 - Google vs Library Databases: Cultivating Research and Critical Thinking Skills in the Undergraduate Student Population
This presentation will demonstrate pedagogical techniques such as scaffolds to engage learners in critical thinking and research process in a collaborative learning environment.The presenters will discuss scenarios in which they prepare and coach 21st-century learners to skillfully discern the targeted information using Google and Library Integrated & Discovery Services.

Speakers
avatar for Bernadette  Lopez-Fitzsimmons

Bernadette Lopez-Fitzsimmons

Information Services Librarian, Manhattan College
avatar for Kanu A. Nagra, Ph.D

Kanu A. Nagra, Ph.D

Associate Professor and E-resources Librarian, Borough of Manhattan Community College, CUNY
E- metrics, Critical Thinking Skills in Multiple Learning Style LearnersOther Interests : Gardening, Sky Diving and Traveling.


Monday April 4, 2016 2:15pm - 3:00pm
Room 301

4:20pm

S32-01 - Beyond Cost Per Use for Database Decisions: Usage, Uniqueness, and the 'Do We Care?' Factor
We are all familiar with cost per use and overlap analysis metrics when evaluating databases for renewal or cancellation.  This presentation introduces an additional "Do We Care?" factor - determining unique titles in a database and whether they warrant renewal.  It will include a review of the software used for analysis.
 
* This short talk is part of session "S32 - Usability"

Speakers
avatar for Betty Landesman

Betty Landesman

Betty Landesman has held positions in technical services and electronic resources management in a variety of academic and special libraries, and is co-chair of the NISO Content and Collection Management Topic Committee with Marti Heyman. She is a long-time Charleston, NASIG, and ER&L... Read More →


Monday April 4, 2016 4:20pm - 4:35pm
Room 203
 
Tuesday, April 5
 

9:45am

S44-01 - Developing Marketing Plan for Library Databases to Optimize Return on Investment
The goal of this presentation is to provide different strategies to maximize the return on investment through promotion and marketing of library databases. It will also uncover the popular marketing theory & practices in use to develop an effective marketing plan for library databases using both free and paid methods.
 
*This short talk is part of session "S44 - External Relationships"

Moderators
XA

Xan Arch

Director of Collection Services, Reed College

Speakers
avatar for Kanu A. Nagra, Ph.D

Kanu A. Nagra, Ph.D

Associate Professor and E-resources Librarian, Borough of Manhattan Community College, CUNY
E- metrics, Critical Thinking Skills in Multiple Learning Style LearnersOther Interests : Gardening, Sky Diving and Traveling.


Tuesday April 5, 2016 9:45am - 10:00am
Room 301