Practical Assessment: From Beginner to Expert

Practical Assessment: From Beginner to Expert | Assessment Interest Group, Spring Workshop 2019

08 Mar 2019
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
University of Toledo, Carlson Library, Room 1005, 2801 W. Bancroft St., Toledo, OH 43606-3390


This workshop will bring together library professionals who wish to learn and share knowledge about assessment practices and projects across the spectrum of academic libraries and the wide range of activities that librarians assess. This collaboration between ALAO and MiALA will offer ideas and solutions from colleagues across Michigan and Ohio libraries. Please see the Workshop Program for full. details. Registration closes March 4th.

Full Conference Schedule:

Friday March 8th 2019

9:00 am - 10:00 am
Registration and breakfast

9:45 am - 10:00 am


10:00 am - 10:45 am
The Proof is in the Pudding: An Assessment of User Experience Improvement Efforts as a Response to Declining Enrollment
Josh Olsen, Kettering University; Dawn Winans, Kettering University; Emily Dunn, Kettering University

10:45 am - 11:30 am
Faculty Citation Study for Collection Development and Outreach
Bethany Spieth, Ohio Northern University

11:30 am - 11:45 am

11:45 am - 12:30 pm
Improving Instruction Sessions through Pre/Post-Survey and Reflective Practice
Hanna Schmillen, Ohio University Libraries

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
Assessment of Library Impact and Value : Demonstrating That Your Library is a Great Investment
Tonya Fawcett, Grace College; Anita Gray, Huntington University

2:25 pm - 3:10 pm
Project Management Fundamentals for Collection Assessment
Katherine Mason, Eastern Michigan University