Date: Thursday, August 3, 2017
Time: 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Sponsor: Indiana University Libraries Instruction Congress
Maria T. Accardi, Coordinator of Instruction, IU Southeast
Latrice Booker, Coordinator of Library Instruction. IU Northwest
Nancy Wootton Colborn, Head of Information Literacy Services, IU South Bend
Mike Courtney, Outreach and Engagement Librarian, IU Bloomington
Yan He, Information Literacy Librarian, IU Kokomo
KT Lowe, Coordinator of Library Instruction and Service Learning, IU East
Meg Meiman, Head of Teaching and Learning, IU Bloomington
Location: Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, Indiana. New Albany is located in southern Indiana, about 15 minutes across the Ohio River from Louisville, Kentucky.
Audience: Academic librarians
Theme: The Role of Information Literacy in the Age of "Fake News" and “Alternative Facts”
Format: 90-minute interactive workshops
Registration: Registration, which will be limited to a maximum of 100 attendees, will open June 28, 2017.
Registration fee: $60--includes breakfast, lunch, and snack breaks
Purpose: The event is intended to raise awareness of emerging trends and salient issues surrounding the design, delivery, and assessment of information literacy by offering an affordable opportunity for librarians to share, learn, and reflect about their teaching in a collaborative, risk-free environment.