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Gateway Library Instruction Conference

The first annual Gateway Library Instruction Conference will be held September 3, 2015 at Webster University Library.

Schedule and Program

10:00 - 11:00 am - Registration desk open

11:00 am - Noon - Opening remarks

     Welcome: Laura Rein, Dean of University Libraries, Webster University

     Keynote: Bruce Umbaugh, Professor of Philosophy, Webster University

     Introduction to the Conference Planning Committee:

        Martha Allen, Librarian and Chair of Reference & Instruction Services, Saint Louis University

        Richard "Ted" Chaffin, Head of Instructional Support Services, Washington University

        Holly Hubenschmidt, Head of Instruction, Liaison, & Reference Services, Webster University

        Chris Niemeyer, Library Instruction Coordinator and Reference Librarian, University of Missouri - Saint Louis

Noon - 1:00 pm - Lunch and networking

1:00 - 2:00 pm - Sessions:  

    Classroom design 

         Facilitators: Ted ChaffinHead of Instructional Support Services, Washington University

           Holly Hubenschmidt, Head of Instruction, Liaison, & Reference Services, Webster University

     eLearning 

        Facilitators:  Eliot Boden, eLearning Librarian, Washington University

          Chris Niemeyer, Library Instruction Coordinator & Reference Librarian, University of Missouri - St. Louis

2:00 - 2:15 pm - Networking opportunity & optional improv workshop: Yes, And?

     Improv workshop Yes, And?: Facilitator: Steven Vance

2:15 - 3:15 pm - Sessions:  

     Assessment:

        Facilitators Judy Geczi, Instruction & Liaison Services Librarian, Webster University

          Carol Mollman, Assessment Coordinator, Washington University

     Marketing:

       Facilitators: Sarah Fancher, Business Librarian, Saint Louis University

          Emily Scharf, Instruction & Liaison Services Librarian, Webster University

3:15 - 3:30 pm - A wee bit more networking & optional improv workshop: You're the expert

     Improv workshop You're the Expert: Facilitator: Steven Vance

3:30 - 4 pm - Conference recap and next steps for future GLICs

4:00 - 4:30 pm - Tours of Webster University Library (optional)