Assessment Pop Up Conference

Assessment Pop Up Conference

November 3, 2017

The Assessment Interest Group held a pop up conference on Assessment in Academic Libraries on Friday, November 3, 2017 at the Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library at the University of Michigan - Ann Arbor.

Registration rates were $22 for MiALA members and $30 for non-members

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8:30 - 8:50 am Registration & Light Refreshments
8:50 - 9:00 am Welcome & Housekeeping
9:00 - 9:40 am Library Assessment in the 21st Century: Implementing an Inclusive and Sustainable Assessment Plan to Create a Values Driven, Evidence Based Environment That Enhances Both Student Success & Library Services
  Scott Mellendorf, Head of Research Services, Saginaw Valley State University
  Ashley Blinstrub, Research & Assessment Librarian, Saginaw Valley State University
9:45 - 10:25 am Assessing and Improving Student Retention Through the Use of Learning Boosters
  Alexander Deeke, Digital Learning Librarian, University of Michigan
  Alexandra Rivera, Student Engagement & Community Outreach Librarian, University of Michigan
10:25 - 10:40 am Break
10:40 - 11:20 am Assessment and Social Justice
  Karl Ericson, Librarian, University of Detroit Mercy
11:25 - 11:45 am Two Concurrent Sessions
  Surveys! Do Think Twice
  Heidi Burkhardt, User Experience Specialist, University of Michigan
OR A Study of the Value of eBooks Purchased via Interlibrary Loan at University of Michigan
  Hahn Bui, Borrowing Specialist, University of Michigan
11:45 am - 1:00 pm Networking Lunch
1:00 - 1:20 pm Two Concurrent Sessions
  The Efficiency of Long, Open-ended Interviews
  Linda Knox, Learning Design Librarian, Assoc. Director for Academic Initiatives, University of Michigan Duderstadt Center
OR Achieving a True Focus: Thesis Development in the Freshman Engineering Research Paper
  Edward Eckel, Engineering and Applied Sciences Librarian, Western Michigan University
1:25 - 1:35 pm Formative & Summative Assessment Using Google Forms
  Kelly Frost, User Education/Experience Librarian, Kellogg Community College
1:40 - 2:00 pm Assessing an Assessment: The New NSSE-IL Module
  Debbie Morrow, Liaison Librarian, Grand Valley State University
2:05 - 2:15 pm Assessing the Library: A Christian Liberal Arts College's Library Wide Assessment Project
  Amy James, Emerging Technologies Librarian, Assistant Professor, Spring Arbor University
2:15 - 2:30 pm Break
2:30 - 2:50 pm Public Programming Assessment: Beyond the Head Count
  Hui Hua Chua, Collections and User Support Librarian, Michigan State University
  Deborah Margolis, Middle East Studies and Anthropology Librarian, Michigan State University
2:55 - 3:05 pm Informationists and Library Impact on Patient and Population Care: Strategies, Process, and Practicalities
  Judy Smith, Carol Shannon, Jacqueline Freeman, Jean Song, Gurpreet Rana, & Mark MacEachern, University of Michigan
3:10 - 3:30 pm #UMReads: An Assessment of Undergraduate Reading Selections
  Marna Clowney-Robinson, Librarian, University of Michigan
  Helen Look, Collection Analyst, University of Michigan
  Pam MacKintosh, Coordinator of the Shapiro Undergraduate Library Collections, University of Michigan
3:30 - 3:35 pm Evaluations & Closing