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    • Molecular glasses from the organic chemistry teaching laboratory to our daily life 

      Little, Lindsay; Simmons, Emily; Salazar, Gustavo (2018)
      Our current quotidian lives are surrounded by a plethora of solid materials built by an enormous chemical repertoire. These collection of materials are made with well-known chemical species such as metals, minerals, ...
    • Recycling Electronic Waste: A 21 st Century Challenge 

      Akinniyi, Akinwande; Phetsopha, Renee; Salazar, Gustavo (2018)
      Electronic waste (E-Waste) can be defined as waste material from electric appliances. Currently, a large quantity of E-Waste ends up in landfills, where it can have adverse effects on the environment. Furthermore, E-Waste ...
    • 2018 CTLC Conference Program 

      Unknown author (2018)
    • Using PaperCut to Improve Print Services at a College Library 

      Lawson, Cheryl (2018)
      Finding a solution for handling print services is a common quest in librar- ies today. Libraries need the ability to print from anywhere, coupled by the ability for patrons to release and pay for their print jobs using ...
    • Executive function interventions for students with autism spectrum disorders 

      McDaniel, Lisa Koenig (2018)
      Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) may also have deficits in their Executive Function (EF) abilities. These deficits can manifest in problem behaviors that can disrupt learning (Freeman, Locke, Rotherman-Fuller, ...
    • Night Flight 

      Wright, Molly (2018)
      16 in x 20 in. Mixed media on canvas (acrylic, fabric, paper, pencil)
    • Transcend 

      Eagan, Kim Wasson (2018)
      24 in x 36 in. Pigment print photography.
    • The OA2020 Expression of Interest 

      Hawkins, Kevin (2018-08-10)
      The OA2020 Expression of Interest OA2020 is an international initiative that supports institutions committed to the large-scale shift toward open access to the scholarly journal literature. Institutions that sign the ...
    • Becoming a One Service Desk 

      Ravenell, Alma (2018-08-10)
      Muntz Library had endeavored to become a one service station for a number of years. This is an idea that the Executive Director had desired for some time. When the opportunity arose, the idea began to take shape. The ...
    • What is in the BOX? Building excitement with the unknown 

      Mai, Resa (2018-08-10)
      In the My-story BOX! Building excitement with the unknown Using consistency, and a little mystery I will show you how to create and build excitement from one Storytime to the next. I will share best practices designed to ...
    • Benefits of weeding your collection 

      Livingston, Preston (2018-08-10)
    • I “art” libraries: Exhibiting 101 

      Ross, Bethany; O'Pella, Sarah (2018-08-10)
      Art is essential for expressing a community’s cultural identity and promoting the growth of ideas. Libraries can leverage local resources to provide patrons with access to quality art experiences and services. Embrace your ...
    • Making a Case for Makerspaces 

      Edge, Nancy (2018-08-10)
      Libraries strive to create and foster a collaborative learning environment for various types of learners. To fulfill this mission, libraries need to include a space that engages users and gives them opportunities to use ...
    • Reference is Dead: A Peer Research Assistant Program 

      Smith, Andrew (2018-08-10)
      The classic reference interaction with patrons is all but a thing of the past. At our institution, the reference desk itself disappeared altogether five years ago, with reference shifting to an on-call model. This ghosting ...
    • Vendor Relations: Evolving ethos and etiquette 

      Sammonds Crawford, Laurel (2018-08-10)
      As vendors consolidate and the electronic resources market matures, products are increasing in complexity and vendors are marketing ev¬er-changing acquisition models. To safeguard the financial health of our institutions ...
    • Batteries not included? Enhancing customer service 

      Christenson, Troy (2018-08-10)
      Every person is special but many times we simply answer the question or take action to solve the problem. Frequently there is more we can do with the people we touch that makes them want to come back to you or your ...
    • What’s Up, Doc? Free U.S. Government Health and Medical Resources 

      Shank, Paige; Morland, Marna (2018-08-10)
      Paige Shank and Marna Morland, members of the Cross Timbers Government Information Affinity Group, demonstrate free U.S. Government databases and websites on the topics of health and medicine. From statistics to images, ...
    • Making HerStory OurStory-Building a Wikipedia program from the ground up 

      Dodd, Samantha (2018-08-10)
      In an effort to provide increased access to Special Collections and open access library materials, staff at UT Arlington libraries designed a program to utilize Wikipedia’s reach and resources. The program began with ...
    • The Impact of Library Instruction on Undergraduate Success: A four-year study 

      Hargis, Carol; Rowe, Jennifer; Leuzinger, Julie (2018-08-10)
      This presentation tracks library instruction impact on undergraduate English students by using anonymized student information, including grades and semester GPAs, to find a correlation between library instruction classes ...
    • Preparing for the Main Event: Creating a culture of customer service 

      Pittman, Shedrick (2018-08-10)
      Customer Service is more than just being nice. It is a teachable skill as important, if not more, than technical skills in our service-oriented industry. In 2017, NCTC Libraries--Gainesville Campus participated in a ...