Wing It: Spread Openness

Task: Create something that encourages others to learn about Creative Commons or to use/create open works. Not-so-secret objective: Use what you have learned to increase awareness of Creative Commons, contribute to the body of open work, or make use of open materials — basically to spread the idea and practice of openness. In October 2015, I made a LibGuide detailing how to find open educational resources (OER) for faculty at University of Alaska Anchorage, Alaska Pacific University, and beyond. (LibGuides Continue reading Wing It: Spread Openness

Make & Share: Group Work Infographic

For this assignment, we were tasked with teaming up to work together on revising statements on group work communication in an effort to develop a list of things we could all agree on. Linnea, Sarah, Valerie, and I met in a Google Hangout and developed these revised statements. We had the option to create an additional product if we wanted to. Rather than attempt to create an infographic together, we decided that one person in the group could take our Continue reading Make & Share: Group Work Infographic

Make & Share: GotS Directory

Today I found myself searching to see what other libraries have done for their Guide on the Side (GotS)* tutorials on the discovery search tool called Summon. It occurred to me that I really need to make a list of libraries I find that use the tool because I’ve done this same kind of search at least three times before. Then I thought that this would be a great opportunity for me to share my work and potentially help other Continue reading Make & Share: GotS Directory