11th CARL Conference 2006

Beyond the Ivory Tower:
Creative Strategies for Learning & Leading

April 20-23, 2006.
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Schedule Speakers Pre-conference Poster Sessions
Breakout Sessions Registration & Lodging Travel Options Sponsors Local Attractions

11th CARL Conference 2006 Schedule

Thursday, April 20

3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Pre-conference registration

3:00 p.m. Asilomar check-in begins

4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
"Documenting Fair Use Arguments on Campus." Patrick Newell, Fresno State University.
       Fred Farr Forum

4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
"Teaching Information Competency: Building a Rainbow Tower." Sandra Rotenberg and Mary Gumlia, Solano Community College.

3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Tours

7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Pre-Conference Dinner
        Crocker Dining Hall

Friday, April 21

7:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Pre-conference/conference registration

3:00 p.m. Asilomar check-in begins

7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Breakfast, Crocker Dining Hall

9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Pre-Conference Session
"Creative Strategies for Learning and Leading: Learning Commons— Purposes, Relationships and Outcomes.” Barbara Schader, Mary Somerville and Sallie Harlan, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo.

1) Beyond Facebook: Thinking of the Learning Commons as a Social Network
Jill McKinstry, Director, Odegaard Undergraduate Library University of Washington

2) Supporting the Learning Commons Concept in the Real World
Jenn Stringer, Associate Director for Educational Technology
Stanford University School of Medicine

3)Knowledge Making: The Collaborative Cal Poly Digital Teaching and Learning Initiative
Mary M. Somerville, Assistant Dean, Robert E. Kennedy Library California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

4) Transforming Service Delivery: Teaching and Learning Beyond the Classroom
Shahla Bahavar, Information Services Coordinator, Leavey Library University of Southern California

5) A Case Study in Evaluation and Assessment Planning for a Virtual Learning Commons: the UC Berkeley Mellon Library/Faculty Fellowship on Undergraduate Research
Pat Maughan, Project Manager
Mellon Library/Faculty Fellowship for Undergraduate Research
and User Research Coordinator, University of California, Berkeley

        Fred Farr Forum

9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Pre-Conference Session
"Mission-Centric: Using Program Review to Illustrate the Library’s Role in the University." Jean Purnell and Lorrie Knight, University of the Pacific.
        Oak Shelter

9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Pre-Conference Session
Weeding in the Electronic Age: Collection Development and the Selection and Deselection of Electronic Databases.” Michael Epstein, University of San Diego; Linda Heichman Taylor, CSU, Fullerton; Camille Wanat, University of California, Berkeley; Jean Smith, San Diego Mesa College (CDIG-North and CSUL-South).

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. Lunch, Crocker Dining Hall

1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Pre-Conference Session
"Beyond Usage Statistics: WASC and Library Contributions to Educational Effectiveness and Student Learning."
Speaker: Barbara D. Wright, Associate Director, Western Association of Schools and Colleges
Amy Wallace, Moderator, Southern California Instruction Libraries, CSU Channel Islands,
Tom Carter, St. Mary's College of California,
Bonnie Gratch Lindauer, City College of San Francisco,
Val Ontell, San Diego Mesa College,
Gloria Rhodes, San Diego State University (SCIL)

1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Pre-Conference Session
"Outside the Box Outreach." Snowdy Dodson and Lynn Lampert, CSU, Northridge; Armond DiRado, Elsevier
"Trends in Outreach for Information Literacy Instruction" Lynn Lampert, CSU Northridge
"Outreach Pilot Projects at CSU Northridge" Jacqueline Solis & Silvia Calzada, CSU Northridge
"LITE Bites: 'Library Instruction To Everyone' Via Dorm Television" Catherine Brown , University of California, Los Angeles
"Coffee, iPODs and Cold Calls:  Incentives & Strategies at UC San Diego's Scripps Institution of Oceanography Library" Amy Butros, University of California, San Diego
"Publisher/Library Outreach Collaboration - the ScienceDirect Experience"Armond DiRado, Elsevier  (SEAL-South).

5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Conference Reception,  Merrill Hall

6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.  Conference Dinner,  Barbecue Area

7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.  Opening Plenary Session
Plenary Speaker
Ruth Kifer, Dean, San José State University Library.
        Merrill Hall

8:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Awards Ceremony, Merrill Hall

Saturday, April 22

7:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Conference check-in

8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Poster Session Viewing, Merrill Hall

8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Conference Breakfast, Merrill Hall

8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Meet and Greet the Poster Session Presenters, Merrill Hall

10:00 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. Contributed Paper
Assessment of Information Literacy.” Lesley Farmer, CSU Long Beach.

10:00 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. Contributed Paper
Trolling the Net: Unconventional Bibliographic Research Modalities
Chris Mays, San Francisco State University.
        Oak Shelter

11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Plenary Session
Clifford Lynch
        Merrill Hall

12:45 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.
Lunch, Crocker Dining Hall.
Interest Group Tables
Meet Your CARL Executive Board Members

2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Breakout Session
Integrating Information Literacy into Blackboard Courses: Building Librarian and Faculty Partnerships for Student Success.” Pamela Jackson, San Diego State University.

2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Breakout Session
All Information on a need-to-know basis: Teaching today’s Undergraduates.”
Kendra Van Cleave and Athena Nazario, San Francisco State University .
        Fred Farr Forum

2:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tours

4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Breakout Session
A Unique Partnership for Assessing Students’ Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Proficiencies: The National Information and Communication Technology Assessment Initiative.” Gordon Smith, California State University; Stephanie Brasley, University of California, Los Angeles; Irvin Katz, Educational Testing Service.
        Merrill Hall

4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Breakout Session
Instructional Design: Where Does the Librarian Fit In?
Tina Inzerilla and Cheryl Warren, Las Positas College.

4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Breakout Session
Myspace is Yourspace: Virtual Social Networks and Library Outreach.
Tiffini Travis, CSU, Long Beach ; Marlo Young, University of California, San Diego; Kate Peterson, St. Cloud State University, Minnesota.

6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Dinner, Crocker Dining Hall

7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. “Live at the Reference Desk” Dave Tyckoson
        Merrill Hall

Sunday, April 23

7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Breakfast, Crocker Dining Hall

7:00 a.m. to Noon . Room check-out

8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Breakout Session
Using Voice/video over-the-Internet Technology to Bring Library Instruction to Remote and Online Students.” Robin Lockerby, Anne Marie Secord, Divina Lynch, Barbara Stillwell, National University.
       Oak Shelter

8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Breakout Session

Developing and Assessing a Freshman Library Program: The MUSE Experience.” Toby Leigh Matoush, San José State University.

10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Closing Plenary Session
“Scaling the Ivory Tower: Catalysts of Change for an Inclusive Multicultural Campus.”

Clara Chu, Moderator and Panelist, Department of Information Studies, University of California, Los Angeles
Salvador Güereña, Director, California Ethnic and Multicultural Archives, University of California, Santa Barbara
Yolanda Retter Vargas, Chicano Studies Research Center Library, University of California, Los Angeles
Christine Sleeter, Professor Emeritus, CSU, Monterey Bay


1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Tours

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