Community

The resources on this page are intended for IS student group officers and meant to support the ongoing operations of these student groups during this period of online instruction. Topics covered include conducting student group meetings on Zoom, organizing virtual activities and events, and connecting with parent organizations. Drop in to the IS Lab Virtual Commons any time from 9am to 9pm, Monday through Thursday to catch up with your classmates and discuss student group activities.

  • IS Lab Patron Update 20S Week 8 IS Lab Patron Update 20S Week 8 Dear Patrons, As we begin the ninth week of classes, I’m writing to provide you with a synopsis of recent news and links to useful resources and events of interest for the next several days. We trust you’re connecting to digital resources without difficulty. However, if you run into any trouble our IS Lab Staff, as ...
  • Young Activists & the Public Library: Facilitating Democracy Young Activists & the Public Library: Facilitating Democracy In her new book “Young Activists and the Public Library: Facilitating Democracy,” published by ALA Editions, Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) past president Virginia A. Walter demonstrates how libraries can foster greater civic literacy and civic engagement in young patrons. Using a research-based approach that incorporates case studies and interviews with young ...
  • IS Lab Annual Showcase 2019 IS Lab Annual Showcase 2019IS Lab Annual Showcase 2019
  • Income generation options for undocumented students toolkit Income generation options for undocumented students toolkitIncome generation options for undocumented students toolkit
  • IS Lab Patron Update 20S Week 7 IS Lab Patron Update 20S Week 7 Dear Patrons, As we begin the eighth week of classes, I’m writing to provide you with a synopsis of recent news and links to useful resources and events of interest for the next five days. We trust you’re connecting to digital resources without difficulty. However, if you run into any trouble our IS Lab Staff, as ...
  • Advice from a Young Adult Librarian: An IS Lab Chat with Emily Meehan Advice from a Young Adult Librarian: An IS Lab Chat with Emily Meehanhttps://youtu.be/0crAbts9o0M
  • IS Lab Patron Update 20S Week 6 IS Lab Patron Update 20S Week 6 Dear Patrons, As we begin the seventh week of classes, I’m writing to provide you with a synopsis of recent news and links to useful resources and events of interest for the next five days. We trust you’re connecting to digital resources without difficulty. However, if you run into any trouble our IS Lab Staff, as ...
  • Advice from an Archivist: An IS Lab Chat with Courtney Dean Advice from an Archivist: An IS Lab Chat with Courtney Deanhttps://youtu.be/wZZlrU83ZBQ  
  • IS Lab Patron Update 20S Week 5 IS Lab Patron Update 20S Week 5 Dear Patrons, As we begin the sixth week of classes, I’m writing to provide you with a synopsis of recent news and links to useful resources and events of interest for the next five days. We trust you’re connecting to digital resources without difficulty. However, if you run into any trouble our IS Lab Staff, as ...
  • Copyright during the Covid-19 crisis Copyright during the Covid-19 crisisDue to the COVID-19 pandemic, libraries and educational institutions are using online resources more than ever to serve their communities, students, and patrons. A major concern in the current crisis is providing access to print materials held in institutions’ physical collections. Because many of these works are copyrighted, academic institutions and libraries have evoked the ...
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