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My InfoQuest and the Handheld Librarian

My InfoQuest and the Handheld Librarian

Date: October 24, 2009
Creator: Avery, Elizabeth Fuseler
Description: This presentation discusses My InfoQuest, a service that lets you text a question to a librarian and receive a quick response on your mobile device.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Setting S.M.A.R.T. Goals For Smart Staff Development

Setting S.M.A.R.T. Goals For Smart Staff Development

Date: July 9, 2012
Creator: Avery, Elizabeth Fuseler
Description: This presentation discusses setting goals for staff. This presentation will talk about writing SMART goals that are clear and achievable and that meet the needs of the organization and its individuals for training.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Using Assessment to Guide Strategic Planning

Using Assessment to Guide Strategic Planning

Date: July 9, 2012
Creator: Avery, Elizabeth Fuseler
Description: This presentation discusses using assessments to guide strategic planning.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
The Overhaul of Collection Evaluation

The Overhaul of Collection Evaluation

Date: October 21, 2013
Creator: Avery, Elizabeth Fuseler & Harker, Karen
Description: Poster presented at the International Association of Aquatic and Marine Science Libraries and Information Centers (IAMSLIC) Annual Conference. This poster discusses research on a project by the UNT Libraries' Collection Development Department on an expanded collection assessment beyond the bounds of accreditation reviews.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Learning from Our Users: Using Assessment to Drive Change

Learning from Our Users: Using Assessment to Drive Change

Date: June 26, 2011
Creator: Wahl, Diane & Avery, Elizabeth Fuseler
Description: This poster discusses using assessments and user feedback in the libraries. The poster illustrates a comparison between LibQUAL+ surveys, focus groups, and ethnographic study results for online students.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Altmetrics: New Ways of Measuring Research Impact

Altmetrics: New Ways of Measuring Research Impact

Date: April 21, 2014
Creator: Avery, Elizabeth Fuseler & Harker, Karen
Description: Presentation for a workshop on altmetrics and new ways of measuring research impact. The workshop shows how the behavior of scholars is changing and how these changes are being monitored to show research impact in new ways.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Studying Distance Students: Methods, Findings, Actions

Studying Distance Students: Methods, Findings, Actions

Date: April 20, 2012
Creator: Avery, Elizabeth Fuseler & Wahl, Diane
Description: In this presentation, the authors discuss methods for assessing the needs of distance students and for effectively gathering input, emphasizing technology that did and did not work. The authors also identify ways to evaluate what was learned and to work with librarians and faculty.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Evaluating Collections on a Regular Basis

Evaluating Collections on a Regular Basis

Date: June 29, 2014
Creator: Avery, Elizabeth Fuseler & Harker, Karen
Description: Presentation for the Association for Library Collections and Technical Services (ALCTS) Collection Evaluation and Assessment Interest Group meeting at the 2014 American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference. This presentation discusses a service at the University of North Texas (UNT) Libraries to evaluate collections on a regular basis.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Patron Driven Acquisitions: Or I Wish I Knew Then...

Patron Driven Acquisitions: Or I Wish I Knew Then...

Date: August 2012
Creator: Avery, Elizabeth Fuseler & Harker, Karen
Description: This paper accompanies a poster presentation on patron driven acquisitions. The ups and downs of initiating and assessing a patron acquisitions program at the University of North Texas (UNT) will be highlighted. Emphasis will be placed on changing the philosophy of collection development, how to start the program (through a jobber or direct), coordinating print and electronic acquisitions processes, and assessing the first year's purchases.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Patron Driven Acquisitions: Or I Wish I Knew Then... [Poster]

Patron Driven Acquisitions: Or I Wish I Knew Then... [Poster]

Date: August 2012
Creator: Avery, Elizabeth Fuseler & Harker, Karen
Description: This poster discusses patron driven acquisitions. The ups and downs of initiating and assessing a patron acquisitions program at the University of North Texas (UNT) will be highlighted. Emphasis will be placed on changing the philosophy of collection development, how to start the program (through a jobber or direct), coordinating print and electronic acquisitions processes, and assessing the first year's purchases.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Getting to know you... LEAP

Getting to know you... LEAP

Date: December 8, 2012
Creator: Avery, Elizabeth Fuseler & Batman, Cindy
Description: This presentation discusses LEAP and getting to know students, mentors, and the University of North Texas (UNT) College of Information faculty.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Redefining Collection Development at UNT Libraries

Redefining Collection Development at UNT Libraries

Date: June 12, 2014
Creator: Crawford, Laurel & Avery, Elizabeth Fuseler
Description: Presentation for the June 12, 2014 University of North Texas (UNT) Library Dean's Council meeting. This presentation discusses a proposal for redefining collection development at the UNT Libraries.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Studying Distance Students: Methods, Findings, Actions

Studying Distance Students: Methods, Findings, Actions

Date: April 20, 2012
Creator: Wahl, Diane; Avery, Elizabeth Fuseler & Henry, Lisa
Description: This paper discusses the needs of distance learners.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Using Assessment Techniques to Guide Library Service Improvements

Using Assessment Techniques to Guide Library Service Improvements

Date: May 27, 2011
Creator: Wahl, Diane; Avery, Elizabeth Fuseler & Downey, Annie
Description: This presentation discusses assessment techniques used to guide library service improvements. The assessments used are part of a triangulation method that uses three approaches of assessment in order to determine specific user needs and areas for improvement.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Book Reviews in an Electronic Age

Book Reviews in an Electronic Age

Date: August 2012
Creator: Avery, Elizabeth Fuseler; Heil, Kathy & Wiest, Natalie H., 1948-
Description: Poster presented at the 2012 IAMSLIC Annual Conference. This poster discusses research on book reviews in marine and aquatic journals to gain insight into the characteristics of the reviews and their value to librarians and research.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
11,664 kilometers across the sea: Bridging the student support gap to the Pacific Islands

11,664 kilometers across the sea: Bridging the student support gap to the Pacific Islands

Date: October 21, 2013
Creator: Avery, Elizabeth Fuseler; Batman, Cindy; Chandler, Yvonne J. & Barnwell, Jane
Description: Presentation for the 2013 International Association of Aquatic and Marine Science Libraries and Information Centers (IAMSLIC) Conference. This presentation discusses the LEAP program at UNT and bridging the student support gap to the Pacific Islands.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Balancing Scholarly Activities, Primary Assignments and Service to the Community

Balancing Scholarly Activities, Primary Assignments and Service to the Community

Date: November 19, 2013
Creator: Alemneh, Daniel Gelaw; Avery, Elizabeth Fuseler & Wahl, Diane
Description: Presentation for the University of North Texas (UNT) Libraries as part of the career development program. This presentation discusses getting started on a research project and balancing scholarly activities, primary assignments, and service to the community.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
White Paper: Redefining Collection Development at University of North Texas Libraries

White Paper: Redefining Collection Development at University of North Texas Libraries

Date: May 2014
Creator: Crawford, Laurel; Avery, Elizabeth Fuseler; Harker, Karen; Enoch, Todd & Condrey, Coby
Description: Paper discussing a proposal for redefining collection development at the University of North Texas (UNT) Libraries.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries