|Present||Social Sciences & Graduate Engagement Librarian, University of Central Florida|
Honors and Awards
- UCF Libraries Award to conduct the Pilot Study: Examining Student Learning Gains Using Online Information Literacy Modules
|MLIS, Florida State Univ|
|EdD, University of Central Florida|
Publications (Peer Reviewed) (3)
Learning Object as Tools for Teaching Information Literacy Online: A Survey of Librarian Usage College & Research Libraries (2011)
Based on information gathered from two discussion sessions moderated by members of the Education and Behavioral Sciences Section’s Online Learning Research Committee a survey was conducted to identify how librarians use course/learning management systems and ...
Frequency and Content of Chat Questions by Time of Semester at the University of Central Florida: Implications for Training, Staffing and Marketing Public Services Quarterly (2008)
The more than 4,000 “chats” received by the University of Central Florida's (UCF) Ask-A-Librarian digital reference service are the subject of this practitioner-based, descriptive case study. Question content from chats received during four semesters between ...
Project-management tools for libraries: A planning and implementation model using Microsoft Project 2000 Information Technology and Libraries (2005)
This paper discusses how Microsoft Project 2000 was utilized at the University of Central Florida Libraries to manage an e-reference implementation project. As libraries today adopt more information technologies, efficiently managing projects can be challenging. ...
Conference Proceedings (1)
Dual-Campus Subject Librarians at University of Central Florida Proceedings of the Charleston Library Conference (2019)
A new dual-campus subject librarian program is being rolled out at the University of Central Florida (UCF) whereby several subject librarians divide their time between two campuses, the legacy main campus in East Orlando and ...
Conference Presentations (6)
The Power of Partnership: A Graduate College and University Library Connection Eleventh Annual Conference of the United States Electronic Thesis and Dissertation Association (2021)
Who is responsible for a successful ETD program: the graduate school or library? Why not both? At the University of Central Florida (UCF), graduate college staff and university librarians have forged a strong partnership to ...
Full STEAM Ahead: Piloting Graduate & Faculty RDM Workshops Faculty Scholarship and Creative Works (2020)
The University of Central Florida (UCF) Libraries has developed a series of research data management sessions to provide support and promote awareness of available resources to the campus community, with an emphasis on outreach to ...
Graduate Outreach Services: Perspectives from Two University Library Programs Transforming Libraries for Graduate Students (2018)
This session highlights graduate outreach services at the University of Central Florida and Clemson University libraries and compares institutional program approaches, outreach strategies, and the research needs of student populations in the Social Sciences and ...
Transitioning from F2F to Online: Paths to Success Adult Higher Education Alliance (AHEA) Conference 2018 (2018)
One of the hardest things to transition to an online environment is a successful face-to-face (F2F) program. In this session participants will learn how to identify essential aspects of their program, choose an online format, ...
The impact of an online library skills course on a face-to-face instruction program Georgia International Conference on Information Literacy (2015)
In 2013, an online information literacy skills course was implemented for two core courses (English Composition II and Strategies for Success) at a large research university. This short online unit, Introduction to Library Research Strategies, ...
Poster Presentations (2)
Sustaining Connectivity & Shifting to Remote Services During the COVID-19 Crisis: Stories from the UCF Libraries Faculty Scholarship and Creative Works (2020)
This poster was presented at the virtual Florida Association of College & Research Libraries Annual Conference on Friday, October 16, 2020. The conference poster session abstracts are listed below. Conference Poster Session Long Abstract: In ...
UCF Presentations (3)
Building Undergraduate Foundational Knowledge of the Research Process: Using the Library as a Springboard to Success Florida Statewide Symposium: Best Practices in Undergraduate Research (2010)
To facilitate student success in the UCF Undergraduate Research program, the UCF Libraries provides layered support for student participants. Summer Research Academy students are introduced to library services, databases, and a librarian with subject expertise. ...