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Conference Presentations and Panels:

  • “Command Line Bootcamp” Half-day pre-conference, co-presenter, Code4Lib 2016. 3/7/2016.
  • “Level Up Your Coding with Code Club (yes, you can talk about it)” Code4Lib 2015. 2/10/2015. (video, slides PDF)
  • “Open source could save libraries! Maybe!,” Open Source Bridge. 6/24/2014. (slides PDF)
  • “Technology, Librarianship, and Gender: Moving the conversation forward” (full day pre-conference, co-moderator) – “Codes of Conduct” (mini-session moderator). Code4Lib 2014. 3/24/2014.
  • “Tune in, Turn on, and Get Social,” Panel Member, Alaska Library Association Annual Conference. 3/2/2014.
  • “Getting buy-in on user centricity,” LITA National Forum 2013. 11/10/2013. (slides PDF)
  • “Anchorage Programming Workshop,” Anchorage Mini-Maker Faire. 7/27/2013. (slides on SlideShare)
  • “Back in the Stacks, Bringing Professional Organization into Professional Life,” ACRL New Members Discussion Group Panel Discussion at ALA Midwinter. 1/27/2013.
  • “Librarians Build Communities: Advocacy Through Volunteerism,” Pacific Northwest Library Association Annual Conference. 8/3/2012. (slides on SlideShare)
  • “Emerging Leaders Team Seeking States to Host Librarians Build Communities,” ALA Advocacy Corner, American Library Association Annual Conference. 6/24/2012.
  • “Alaskan Librarians Build Communities,” Alaska Library Association Annual Conference – Lightning Talks. 2/25/2012. (slides on SlideShare)
  • “Social Media Starter Kit,” Alaska Library Association Annual Conference. 2/18/2011. (wiki page)
  • “Implementing New Tech Tools,” DirLead (Alaska Public Library Directors’ Leadership Group) Annual Meeting. 10/15/2010. (blog post I wrote for attendees)
  • “ALA Conference for Students and Introduction to NMRT,” Chapter Meeting, Virginia/West Virginia branch of the University of North Texas’s Library and Information Sciences Student Association (LISSA). 6/21/10.

 

Workshops and Training Sessions:

  • “Getting buy-in on user-centricity.” Guest lecture for LIS 861, UW-Madison School of Library and Information Science. 5/5/14.
  • “Intro to the Command Line.” Anchorage Programming Workshop. 2/19/14.
  • “WordPress Basics.” Anchorage Programming Workshop. 10/16/13.
  • “Technology Training for Part-Time Librarians.” UAA/APU Consortium Library. 8/19/13.
  • “LibChat Training.” Training for Instruction & Reference Department, UAA/APU Consortium Library. 8/6/13.
  • “Introduction to GitHub.” Anchorage Programming Workshop. 7/31/13.
  • “LibCal Training (Using Calendars).” Training for UAA/APU Consortium Library faculty and staff. 5/23/13, 5/28/13, and 6/11/13.
  • “Web Fundamentals.” Anchorage Programming Workshop. 5/22/13.
  • “Twenty-Minute Training: Blogging Best Practices.” UAA/APU Consortium Library’s Library, Reference, and Information Technology Training Series. 4/9/13.
  • “Using QuickSearch for Library Research.” Faculty ETech Fair, presented by UAA eLearning Workgroup. 2/15/13.
  • “LibAnswers Policies & How-to.” Training for Instruction & Reference Department, UAA/APU Consortium Library. 11/27/12.
  • “LibCal Training (Moderating Room Booking).” Training for Circulation staff, UAA/APU Consortium Library. 11/8/12 and 11/9/12.
  • “Twenty-Minute Training: LibAnswers QuerySpy: Answering Questions Our Users Wanted to Ask.” UAA/APU Consortium Library’s Library, Reference, and Information Technology Training Series. 11/6/12.
  • “Twenty-Minute Training: LibAnswers.” UAA/APU Consortium Library’s Library, Reference, and Information Technology Training Series. 8/28/12.
  • “Using LibAnswers.” Training for Instruction & Reference Department, UAA/APU Consortium Library. 8/14/2012.
  • “Adding FAQs to the LibAnswers Knowledge Base.” Training for Instruction & Reference Department, UAA/APU Consortium Library. 8/7/2012.
  • “Writing to the Reference Blog.” Training for Instruction & Reference Department, UAA/APU Consortium Library. 7/31/2012.
  • “Using LibCal Room Booking.” Training for Circulation staff, UAA/APU Consortium Library. 7/9/2012 and 7/13/2012.
  • “Google+.” Faculty ETech Fair, presented by UAA ELearning Working Group. 2/17/12.
  • “Twenty-Minute Training: Google Plus.” UAA/APU Consortium Library’s Library, Reference, and Information Technology Training Series. 2/14/2012.
  • “LibGuides Open Work Session.” Training for UAA/APU Consortium Library faculty and staff. 12/14/11, 1/11/12, 7/16/13, 7/30/13, 8/12/13, 8/15/13, 8/21/13, 8/23/13.
  • “Twenty-Minute Training: RSS and Google Reader.” UAA/APU Consortium Library’s Library, Reference, and Information Technology Training Series. 7/26/2011.
  • “Twenty-Minute Training: Facebook Privacy.” UAA/APU Consortium Library’s Library, Reference, and Information Technology Training Series. 10/26/2010.
  • “Twitter in the Classroom,” UAA CAFE Cloud Computing in the Classroom Workshop. 3/26/2010.