Selecting and Assessing Practicum Students

Selecting and Assessing Practicum Students

Date: May 27, 2011
Creator: Brannon, Sian
Description: This presentation discusses selecting and assessing practicum students, the goals and competencies, learning objectives, and gives examples of necessary skills.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Fieldwork Requirements from the Site Supervisors' Perspective

Fieldwork Requirements from the Site Supervisors' Perspective

Date: January 2012
Creator: Brannon, Sian
Description: Poster presented at the 2012 ALISE Annual Conference. This poster discusses public library fieldwork from the site supervisor's point of view and practices and interactions of the site supervisor.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Elements of a Succession Plan

Elements of a Succession Plan

Date: 2011
Creator: Brannon, Sian
Description: Poster presented at the 2011 ALA Learning Roundtable Conference. This poster presents information about succession plans. It covers succession plan strategies, competencies for key positions, candidates' skills, and development plans.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Textbooks Weighing You Down? Check out our e-readers

Textbooks Weighing You Down? Check out our e-readers

Date: June 30, 2013
Creator: Brannon, Sian & Sears, Suzanne
Description: This poster discusses a grant project for purchasing e-book readers as a way of circulating textbooks to college students at the University of North Texas. The poster includes text, a timeline, graphs, photos of marketing materials, and sample survey questions from the project.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Keeping Human Resources Happy: The Use of Rubrics in Evaluations During Hiring and Performance Evaluations

Keeping Human Resources Happy: The Use of Rubrics in Evaluations During Hiring and Performance Evaluations

Date: October 7, 2013
Creator: Brannon, Sian & Leuzinger, Julie
Description: Presentation for the inaugural Library Human Resources Management Association Conference. The authors discuss keeping human resources happy with the use of rubrics in evaluations during hiring and performance evaluations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Keeping it Fair: Using Rubrics in Hiring and Evaluations

Keeping it Fair: Using Rubrics in Hiring and Evaluations

Date: April 23, 2014
Creator: Brannon, Sian & Leuzinger, Julie
Description: Presentation for a webinar offered by the American Library Association (ALA) Library Leadership and Management Association (LLAMA). This presentation discusses using rubrics in hiring and evaluations to keep things fair.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Student-Centered Value Research: Assessment activities of the UNT Libraries

Student-Centered Value Research: Assessment activities of the UNT Libraries

Date: May 2, 2013
Creator: Brannon, Sian & Murray, Kathleen R.
Description: This presentation discusses student-centered value research and the assessment activities of the UNT Libraries. The UNT Libraries value research initiatives provide a means of measuring the Libraries' contribution to UNT's strategic goals.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Hidden Collections Redux: Summer 2013

Hidden Collections Redux: Summer 2013

Date: 2013
Creator: Brannon, Sian; Parks, Sue; Phillips, Mark Edward & Sears, Suzanne
Description: This report is offers an update on the hidden collections at the UNT Libraries. Its purpose is to serve as a true representation of the collections in the UNT Libraries with little or no access.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Professional Learning Communities & Personal Learning Networks in Information Science

Professional Learning Communities & Personal Learning Networks in Information Science

Date: January 2012
Creator: Hill, Valerie; Bartoletti, Robin; Helge, Kris & Brannon, Sian
Description: This presentation is part of a Doctoral Student Special Interest Group (SIG) panel discussion group from the 2012 Association for Library and Information Science Education (ALISE). Doctoral students discuss various ways to keep up with changes in information science and technology through developing professional learning communities.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Information
UNT Libraries Strategic Plan 2011-2015: A Plan to Advance the Strategic Research Value of the University of North Texas Libraries

UNT Libraries Strategic Plan 2011-2015: A Plan to Advance the Strategic Research Value of the University of North Texas Libraries

Date: October 2011
Creator: Halbert, Martin
Description: This report discusses the five-year strategic plan for the University of North Texas (UNT) Libraries to reach its goal of becoming a top tier research library by 2015. It includes an analysis of the status of the UNT Libraries in relation to the university campus strategic plan and to peer institutions. In addition, it provides an outline of the specific goals and targets adopted to reach top tier status, organized into five categories: Creative Partnerships, Innovative Services, Scholarly Outcomes Assessment, Quality Collections, and Well-Designed Spaces.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries