Share your CLS experiences. Which committees have your served on? Have you ever attended a Friday Nite Feast? Tell us about CLS programs you’ve attended at ACRL or ALA.
I serve on the CLIPP Committee.
Any recent books you enjoyed?
The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah.
Most amazing library you have ever seen?
I have been fortunate to see many remarkable libraries. The St. Louis Public Central Library was breathtaking and the Library of Celsus in Ephesus, even in ruins was astounding to see.
How do you keep current with LIS, technology, pedagogy, and other professionally-related topics? What are your favorite journals, listservs, Twitter handles, blogs, journals, and other sources?
ACRL New Director Listserv, DLS Group Listserv, The Chronicle of Higher Education, and Inside Higher Ed.
What tools or software application amazes you or made a huge difference in your work and why?
24/7 Ask A Librarian chat has made a big difference to our student body. We have students worldwide and the 24/7 access provides the support they need, when they need it.
Have you learned a new skill recently? If so, tell us more!
Strategic planning is not a new skill, but one that continues to grow and evolve.
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Contact Jennifer by email: Jennifer.Steinford@columbiasouthern.edu