Browse by Subject "Community Engagement"
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(Association of College & Research Libraries, 2010)Provides a framework for studying public engagement efforts in academic libraries, as well as case studies of exemplary library public engagement programs.
(2008-12)In Summer 2008, Kimberlie Kranich, outreach coordinator and co-director of the Youth Media Workshop (YMW) at WILLAM-FM-TV in Champaign, IL, began working with program evaluator Holly Downs of the University of Illinois ...
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(2008-12)A community engagement project with the WRFU radio station at the Urbana-Champaign Independent Media Center.
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(2010-04)Diversity is a major concern in the field of library and information science (LIS) because of the profession’s frequent inability to meet the demands of a multicultural society with a mono-cultural workforce. This presentation ...
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Community Informatics Studio: Designing Experiential Learning to Support Teaching, Research, and Practice (Journal of Education for Library and Information Science, 2014-04)This paper introduces a model of experiential learning to support teaching, research, and practice in library and information science (LIS). The concept we call Community Informatics (CI) Studio uses studio-based learning ...
(2009-02-08)Community Archives “are the grassroots activities of documenting, recording, and exploring community heritage in which community participation, control, and ownership of the project is essential” (Flinn, 2007). It is the ...
Radical engagement: public library partnerships with activist organizations for young adult engagement (2015-04-29)The Richmond Public Library in Richmond, Virginia is aggressively pursuing young adult engagement through literacy and skills-based workshops. Librarians at Richmond Public strive to increase participation and program ...
(Community Informatics Initiative, 2008-09)Table of Contents: Campus-wide CII projects receive seed funds, GSLIS Dean John Unsworth refects on CII, New student group focuses on CI, gets active in community, Black Studies in the Digital Age, Teen Tech Team in ...
(Symposium Journals, a division of wwwords Ltd, PO Box 204, Didcot, Oxford OX11 9ZQ, United Kingdom, www.symposium-journals.co.uk, 2009)A youth community informatics (YCI) research project intersected an inquiry learning model with the making of audiovisual podcasts to foster personal growth and community engagement in a group of Mexican American youth ...