FIP 2016 Schedule

2016 Forum for Information Professionals Schedule

8:15 am – 8:45 am

Registration & Continental breakfast (Henderson Hall)

8:45 am – 10:00 am

Opening remarks & Morning keynote:

Braden Cannon and Michael Gourlie – Resisting Expectations:  New Approaches to Archival Outreach (2-09)

10:05 am – 10:35 am

A1 Darcie Smith & Rebecca Blouin – Let’s Get Physical:  Barrier-Free Design in Libraries (2-09)

A2 Andrea Johnston – Walking With the Archives: Mapping Newfoundland Identity  through Ghost Stories and Folklore (3-01)

A3 Jennifer Evaniew – The Commons: Physical Library Spaces in the Digital Age

(3-22)

10:35 am – 11:05 am

Poster session & Coffee break (Henderson Hall and Rutherford South Lobby)

11:10 am – 11:40 am

B1 Christine Adams – Meaningful Metadata and the Enhancement of Data Sharing (2-09)

B2 Jessica Dawn Jackson – The Business of Librarianship, New Skillsets for LIS Graduates (3-01)

11:45 am – 12:15 pm

C1  Alyssa Hyduk – “I Heard That in a Videogame Once” – Videogames and Cultural Memory Creation of the ‘War on Terror’ (2-09)

C2  Richard Bee – Oral Histories and the Library (3-01)

12:15 pm – 1:15 pm

Catered lunch (Henderson Hall)

1:15 pm – 2:15 pm

Afternoon keynote:

Annie Pho – “You’re Not Thinking Fourth Dimensionally!”: Harnessing Your Passion to Break Boundaries in LIS  (2-09)

2:15 pm – 2:45 pm

Coffee break (Henderson Hall)

2:50 pm – 3:20 pm

D1  Yang Wu – Broadband Penetration Ceiling in Korea? A Study of a “Mature” Internet Society (2-09)

D2  Karen Willsher – Multimedia Literacy in Slash Fiction (3-01)

3:25 pm – 3:55 pm

E3  Corina Surcel – Communication on Social Media: A Study of How High Schools Use Twitter (2-09)

E4  Rachel Martins – A Cross-Cultural Examination of Subject Headings and Social Tags in TROVE and Bibliocommons  (3-01)

4:00 pm – 4:15 pm

Closing remarks & Door prizes (2-09)