About Meredith Farkas
Meredith Farkas is a faculty librarian at Portland Community College and a lecturer at San Jose State University’s iSchool. She is the author of the book “Social Software in Libraries: Building Collaboration, Communication and Community Online” (Information Today, 2007) and writes the monthly column “Technology in Practice” for American Libraries. Meredith was honored in 2009 with the LITA/Library Hi Tech award for Outstanding Communication in Library and Information Technology, and in 2014 with the ACRL Instruction Section Innovation Award.
Honors and Awards
- LITA/Library Hi Tech award for Outstanding Communication in Library and Information Technology, 2009
- Web-based Information Science Education (WISE) Excellence in Online Education Award, 2008 and 2011
- Library Journal Mover and Shaker, 2006