A collection of presentations and lectures from the librarian and staff members of University of the Pacific Libraries.

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Events from 2018

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Aligning to Extend Resource Capacities and Enhance Students' Acquisition of Social and Cultural Capital, Michelle Maloney and Allison Dumas

Envisioning a Better World: Using Real-Life Scenarios to Promote Inclusivity and Information Agency Amongst First-Generation Students, Michelle M. Maloney

Building Intra-Institutional Networks of Support for First-Generation Students: The Community Involvement Program and University Libraries @ Pacific, Michelle M. Maloney and Allison Dumas

Campus visioning and participatory design, Mary M. Somerville

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More than a repository: Learning the way to making knowledge visible, Mary M. Somerville

Strategies to secure philanthropic gifts and legislative dollars, Mary M. Somerville

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University Libraries: Looking Ahead, Mary M. Somerville

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Informed Systems: To Advance Organizational Capacity and Co-Worker Capability, Mary M. Somerville, Anita Mirijamdotter, Christine Bruce, Niraj Chaudhary, and Sadef Salavati

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From Global Theories to Local Practice and Original Knowledge: Learning the Way through Systems Co-Design, Mary M. Somerville, Anita Mirijamdotter, Christine Bruce, Ian D. Stoodley, and Krenare Pireva

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What our students want in and from their library, Veronica Wells, Robin Imhof, and Debbie Johnston

Submissions from 2017

Technology Integration: Planning and Managing Large Scale Digital Displays, Niraj Chaudhary

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University for Business and Technology University Libraries and Knowledge Center: A concept paper, Edmond Hajrizi, Anita Mirijamdotter, Sadef Salavati, and Mary M. Somerville

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The UBT Knowledge Center: A collaborative design approach, Edmond Hajrizi, Mary M. Somerville, and Anita Mirijamdotter

Engendering Success: First-Generation Students & Emerging Models of Academic Library Support, Michelle M. Maloney

Together we can! Academic libraries and first-generation student success, Michelle M. Maloney

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University for Business and Technology Knowledge Center: Making local knowledge visible, Anita Mirijamdotter, Mary M. Somerville, Sadef Salavati, and Edmond Hajrizi

Draw! Using art for student and faculty engagement, Mickel Paris, Edward L. Rogan, Rachel Stark, Cassie Etter, and Kate Dopkins

Planning the learning spaces for tomorrow, Pamela Scott-Johnson, Mary M. Somerville, Amy Shachter, and Andrea Beach

Campus visioning and participatory design, Mary M. Somerville

Integrating high impact technology on a budget, Mary M. Somerville and Niraj Chaudhary

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Collaborative academic partnerships: Support for international students’ library research success, Mary M. Somerville, Niraj Chaudhary, Liz Cooper, and Michael Flierl

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Informed Systems at Pacific University Libraries: Information Exchange for Knowledge Creation, Mary M. Somerville and Robin Imhof

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Workplace information literacy: Co- designed information experience- centered systems and practices, Mary M. Somerville, Robin Imhof, Christine S. Bruce, and Elham Sayyad Abdi

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Open Access in Health Sciences: Learning, Adapting, and Trying to Grow in Academic and Clinical Settings, Rachel K. Stark, Mickel Paris, and Joy Rodriguez

The Aesthetics of John Muir’s Natural World, Michael J. Wurtz

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Using John Muir’s Archives in the Field to Enhance Observational Skills and Establish a Sense of Place, Michael J. Wurtz, Allison D. Jones, Kurtis C. Burmeister, and Laura K. Rademacher

Submissions from 2016

Digital Displays for Visualization, Engagement, & Learning, Niraj Chaudhary

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Increasing Confidence in Evidence-Based Information Gathering for First Year AuD Students, Mickel Paris, Jiong Hu, Veronica Koo, Susanna Marshall, and Gabriella Musacchia

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PharmART: The Art of Bringing Faculty, Librarians, and Students Together, Mickel Paris, Edward L. Rogan, R. Stark, Cassie Etter, and Kate Dopkins

Are Open Educational Resources a window into the emerging landscape of education?, Geoffrey Rubinstein and Niraj Chaudhary

Keys to project proposals and requests for funding, Mary M. Somerville

Organizing, communicating, and coordinating at University of the Pacific, California, USA: A 3-city university system case study, Mary M. Somerville and Niraj Chaudhary

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What is the University of the Pacific Scholarly Commons and how can it benefit the dental school?, Mary M. Somerville, James Wirrell, and Mickel Paris

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Analyzing the Information Literacy Skills of First-Year Music Majors, Veronica A. Wells

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Can Your Students Get Jobs? Library Help for Music Students’ Career Prep, Veronica A. Wells, Marci Cohen, and Rachel Fox von Swearingen

John Muir: Communions with Death and Life, Michael J. Wurtz

Submissions from 2015

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Enhancing the Teaching and Learning space at the Auraria Library with a large scale Digital Wall, Niraj Chaudhary

Technology Solutions for Learning Spaces at the Auraria Library, Niraj Chaudhary

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New pathways in scholarly discovery: Understanding the next generation of researcher tools, Lettie Y. Conrad, E. Leonard, and Mary M. Somerville

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Organizational and service models, Harriette Hemmasi, Madeline Lefebvre, Joan Lippincott, Catherine Murray-Rust, and Mary M. Somerville

University libraries through the eyes of international students in Brisbane, Colorado, New Mexico and Beijing: Comparative case study, Hilary Hughes, Mary M. Somerville, M. Pozzi, and Niraj Chaudhary

With Wonderfilled Eyes Devouring the Words: Engaging undergraduates in DH through historic journal transcriptions, Robin Imhof, Michael Wurtz, and Anett Jessop

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Building fundraising momentum: Message, relationship, and alliance, Mary M. Somerville

Human-centered design approaches for participatory organizations and enabling systems, Mary M. Somerville

Information, information systems, and information technology: Vital elements for transformative organizational learning, Mary M. Somerville

Informed Systems: Essential elements for learning organizations, Mary M. Somerville

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Informed Systems for Participatory Organizations: Contributions from International Researchers, Mary M. Somerville

Informed Systems: Putting librarians and researchers 'in the know', Mary M. Somerville

Keys to project proposals and requests for funding, Mary M. Somerville

'Library as lab': Toward campus community engagement in 'informed learning', Mary M. Somerville

Using information to learn: Situated personal, community, and workplace information experience, Mary M. Somerville

Lifelong Learning for Libraries: Using Organizational Learning Theory to Manage Change, Mary M. Somerville and Tracy Bertram-Elliott

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Informed Systems: Enabling collaborative evidence based organizational learning, Mary M. Somerville and Niki Chatzipanagiotou

Data-driven decision making in the library and beyond, Mary M. Somerville and A. Mitchell

Analyzing the Information Literacy Skills of First-Year Music Majors, Veronica A. Wells

John Muir and the Big Trees, Michael J. Wurtz

Submissions from 2014

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Developing Information Literacy Skills for Tomorrow’s Music Industry Leaders, Keith Hatschek and Veronica A. Wells

Babe Bean: The ‘Trousered Puzzle’ of Stockton, Robin Imhof

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Dilemmas: Leadership in Public Services: Bridging the Management Gap, Anita Mirijamdotter and Mary M. Somerville

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Information - The ‘I’ in 21st Century organizational IT systems: An Informed Systems methodology, Anita Mirijamdotter and Mary M. Somerville

Improving the discoverability of scholarly content. Extending the conversation, Mary M. Somerville

Organizational systems, learning processes, and knowledge practices: Informed Systems Methodology elements, Mary M. Somerville

Collaborating to improve discoverability: Accomplishments, challenges and opportunities, Mary M. Somerville and Lettie Y. Conrad

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Informed Systems Approach: New directions for organizational learning, Mary M. Somerville, Anita Mirijamdotter, Christine S. Bruce, and Marical Farner

Stretching for Music Librarians, Veronica A. Wells

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Web of Opportunities: Get Caught Up in the New MLA Website, Veronica A. Wells

The Underwood Collection, Veronica A. Wells and James Haffner

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Developing Information Literacy Skills for Music Industry Leaders, Veronica A. Wells and Keith Hatschek

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Assessing the Value of Electronic Music Resources Through Data: A Case Study at Two University Libraries, Veronica A. Wells, Terry Merkey, and Kimmy Szeto

Submissions from 2013

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Working better together: Library, publisher, and vendor perspectives, M. Collins, Mary M. Somerville, N. Pelsinsky, and A. Wood

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Blazing new paths: Charting advanced researcher patterns, Lettie Y. Conrad and Mary M. Somerville

The role of A&I services in information discovery: The librarian’s perspective, Lettie Y. Conrad and Mary M. Somerville

At home in the world: Experiential approaches to academic library internationalization, Liz Cooper, Mary M. Somerville, Catta Torhell, Cindy Hashert, and Anita Mirijamdotter

Toward Informed Learning in professional practice, Mary M. Somerville

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Discoverability in the Digital Age: A transferable organizational transformation approach, Mary M. Somerville and Kristin Antelman

Scholarly ecosystem collaboration potentialities: A SAGE White Paper update, Mary M. Somerville and Lettie Y. Conrad

Lightning Round: What I learned at that OTHER Conference, Veronica A. Wells

Plenary Session: A Tour of Northern California Music Archives, Veronica A. Wells

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Stretching for Music Librarians, Veronica A. Wells

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Integrating Music Collections and the Brubeck Collection into Undergraduate Library Instruction, Veronica A. Wells, Michael Wurtz, and Patrick Langham

The Legacy of Dave and Iola Brubeck, Michael J. Wurtz

Submissions from 2012

Areas of InQUEERy: The realities of pursuing a gay research agenda, Robin Imhof

Hidden from History: The Vagabond Papers of Renée Vivien, Robin Imhof

The value chain of scholarly communication: Discoverability issues and collaboration opportunities, John Law, Karen Phillips, Mary M. Somerville, Peter Brantley, and Barbara Chen

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SAGE White Paper on discoverability in the Twenty-First Century: Collaboration opportunities for publishers, vendors, and librarians, Mary M. Somerville

Systems co-design: An information-focused framework of ideas and methodology-guided approach to action, Mary M. Somerville

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Information practices for leadership in collaborative work, Mary M. Somerville and Zaana Howard

Achieving excellence through a collaborative design process, Mary M. Somerville and D. Humphries

Informed learning in the workplace: An emerging systems approach, Mary M. Somerville and Anita Mirijamdotter

Discoverability in the 21st Century, Mary M. Somerville, John R. Sack, Barbara Schader, J. Law, and J. Esposito

John Muir and the Big Trees, Michael J. Wurtz

Submissions from 2011

Recovering Renée Vivien: Lesbian Poet Hidden from History, Robin Imhof

The L Word 1900: Renée Vivien’s Literary Legacy, Robin Imhof

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From vision to action: A collaborative organizational informatics initiative, Anita Mirijamdotter and Mary M. Somerville

Recuerdos hablados/Memories spoken: A cultural heritage educational initiative, Mary M. Somerville

Yo soy Colorado: Two symbiotic Hispanic cultural heritage initiatives, Mary M. Somerville, Rhonda Gonzales, D. Montoya, and Dana EchoHawk

Within an 'informed learning' context: The Charette design process, Mary M. Somerville and D. Humphries

Digitize Me, ELMO, Veronica A. Wells

Hunting for QR Codes: Linking Students to the Music Collection, Veronica A. Wells

Using Music to Explain the Importance of Citing Your Resources, Veronica A. Wells