Reflecting on Seven Years of Librarianship

This post was originally published on August 31, 2020 on ACRLog. Since 2008, ACRLog’s “First Year Academic Librarian (FYAL) Experience” series has annually featured 1-2 academic librarians in their first year on the job in an academic library. This new series, “Where Are They Now?: Former FYALs Reflect,” features posts from past FYAL bloggers asContinue reading “Reflecting on Seven Years of Librarianship”

Sharing My SPARC #LeadOER Capstone Project

This year I participated in the 2018-19 SPARC Open Education Leadership Program, an intensive year-long professional development program to develop open education leaders in libraries. I was thrilled to be selected for this program and it really helped guide me in my first year as the OER Coordinator at my institution. There’s a lot IContinue reading “Sharing My SPARC #LeadOER Capstone Project”

Reflecting on Open Education Week

Although Open Education Week 2019 was nearly a month ago, I still want to take a moment to share what the University of Houston did and reflect a bit on our first time participating. This post on UH Libraries News shares information on Open Education Week and how we celebrated. Here’s a little more aboutContinue reading “Reflecting on Open Education Week”

Sharing My Work: Creative Commons Certificate

I’m inspired by Open Education Week 2019 to share some resources that I’ve created. Last fall I completed the Creative Commons Certificate course, for which I created a handful of resources about Creative Commons, copyright, and open educational resources. Feel free to use these resources that I made for the course assignments: What is CreativeContinue reading “Sharing My Work: Creative Commons Certificate”