From the Periphery into the Mainstream: Library DIY culture(s) and the academy
Room: Grand Ballroom 9-10
In October 2008, In the Library with the Lead Pipe published its first article. Additionally, numerous groups have been hosting unconferences, infiltrating SXSW, and more. The culmination of do-it-yourself (DIY) activities points to a growing DIY culture that is permeating academic libraries. Find out from some of these DIYers what DIY library culture has inspired in academe, and how these innovative enterprises tie into our scholarship, instruction, and advocacy.
Type of audience. Who is this session for?
People brand new to the topic.
People with some experience in the topic, but looking to grow.
Primary Program tag
Primary Speaker : Emily Ford, Urban & Public Affairs Librarian, Portland State University, Portland, OR
Presenter : Kim Leeder, Director of Library Services, College of Western Idaho, Nampa, ID
Presenter : Micah Vandegrift, Scholarly Communication Librarian, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL
Presenter : Erin Dorney, Outreach Librarian, Millersville University, Millersville, PA