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W.E.B. Du Bois Library
University of Massachusetts Amherst
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Amherst, MA 01003-9275
Recent Works (14)
Librarians as Koru Mindfulness Teachers
Contemplative Pedagogy Interest Group of the Association for College & Research Libraries (ACRL) (2020)
Learn about Koru Mindfulness, an evidence-based, four-week curriculum designed for college students. Madeleine Charney will share about her experience training, teaching, ...
Contribution to Book
Climate Change Conversations in Libraries: A Sabbatical Training Adventure
Libraries Promoting Reflective Dialogue in a Time of Political Polarization (2019)
"Climate Change Conversations in Libraries: A Sabbatical Training Adventure" is chapter seven in the book Libraries Promoting Reflective Dialogue in ...
Climate Change Conversations in Libraries: Stabilizing Ourselves and Our Communities
Sustainability Round Table, American Library Association (2019)
In this American Library Association preconference in Washington, D.C., a group of ~35 librarians explored the “wicked problem” of climate ...
Contribution to Book
Contemplative Pedagogy: Building Resilience in Academic Libraries:
Going Green: Implementing Sustainable Strategies in Libraries Around the World Buildings, Management, Programmes and Services (2018)
This chapter addresses the emerging movement of contemplative pedagogy in higher education with an emphasis on academic librarianship. The authors ...
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Featured Works (1)
Introduction to Mindfulness: Nourishing Ourselves in These Times
Office of Faculty Development, University of Massachusetts Amherst (2020)
In light of the COVID crisis, this Zoom presentation blends teaching, sharing and brief practices: straw breathing, gentle stretching, guided ...
Growing Our Vision Together: Forming a Sustainability Community within the ...
Sustainability: Science, Practice & Policy (2016)
As long-standing keepers of democracy and information stewardship, library professionals are a natural fit for advocating and promoting sustainability within ...
Society of the Quarter: Sustainable Agriculture Education Association
Journal of Agricultural and Food Information (2013)
A expose of the organization's innovative educational approaches for sustainable agriculture through the development, application, and research of teaching and ...