Oregon Reference Summit Schedule 2019

 

Schedule

8:30 – 9:00    Breakfast

9:00 – 9:45    Welcome and Group Activity

9:45 – 10:00    Break

10:00 – 10:45    Breakout Sessions

  • And Now for Something Completely Different: A Revolutionary Alternative to the Reference Desk [Abby Koehler, Jessica Mlotkowski and Jennifer Foster  @ Western Washington University]
  • Conquering the Headlights (Stop being a deer when it comes to legal reference questions)  [Amy Gregory @ Washington County Law Library]
  • Reference Work Changes Lives – Capturing Your Impact [Erin Hvizdak @ Washington State University and Rick Stoddart, Lane Community College]

10:45 – 11:00    Break

11:00 – 11:45    Breakout Sessions

  • The Art of the Referral: Strategies for Connecting People to the Information They Need [Arlene Weible @ State Library of Oregon and Ciara Doyle @ 211info]
  • Purchasing and Promoting Diversity-Related Materials [Marci Ramiro-Jenkins and Courtney Terry @ McMinnville Public Library]
  • The Reference-Inflected One-Shot [Erica Jensen @ Lewis & Clark College]

11:45 – 12:45    Lunch

12:45 – 1:30    Breakout Sessions

  • Closing the Loop on Instruction with Reference Statistics [Melissa Anderson @ Southern Oregon University]
  • Do You Have Any Good Books to Read? Popular Reading Collections in PNW Academic Libraries [Elizabeth Brookbank @ Western Oregon University and Lydia Harlan @ University of Oregon]
  • Dominate Any Database in 5 Minutes or Less [Joanna Milner @ Multnomah County Library]

1:30 – 1:45    Break

1:45 – 2:40    Lightning Talks

  • Census 2020 [John Cummings @ U.S. Census Bureau]
  • Chat Easy: Improvements to Answerland Resources for Librarians [Clare Sobotka @ Linn-Benton Community College and Joanna Milner @ Multnomah County Library]
  • Specific Resources – Columbia Basin Fish & Energy Info [Bill Zimmerman @ Bonneville Power Administration]

2:40 – 3:00    Break, with snacks

3:00 – 3:50    Lightning Talks

  • Maker’s Advisory [Camila Harris @ Hillsboro Public Library]
  • Fast Facts to Get You Started: Helping your Genealogy Patrons [Margaret Harmon-Myers @ Eugene Public Library]
  • Reference by Appointment: Your Personal Librarian [Lori Moore @ Multnomah County Library]

3:50 – 4:00    Wrap Up