The Grant Writing Course as a Real World Experience to Build Communities

Thursday, April 9, 2015

This event was presented by ASIS&T SJSU and sponsored by SIG ED. Professor Patty Wong discussed the SJSU School of Information’s LIBR 282 course, Grant Writing and Alternative Funding Resources, which she has taught for the past 7 years. She also presented her experiences on grant writing and alternative funding as a practitioner with hundreds of successful grants.

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2fylQtO8MnI

Scholarworks: http://scholarworks.sjsu.edu/sjsuasist/45/

Research Methods in LIS

Thursday, March 19, 2015

This presentation discusses the role of research methods education in enhancing LIS professional practice, as well as the research methods course in the iSchool Curriculum. Dr. Lili Luo provides an overview of the variety of the iSchool research methods courses, and explains how to choose the section that will best fit your needs.

YouTube: https://youtu.be/2fylQtO8MnI

ScholarWorks: http://scholarworks.sjsu.edu/sjsuasist/45

An Introduction to Copyright and Digital Technology for Librarians

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Our 1976 Copyright Law is a poor fit with digital technologies that have developed in the past 30 years. We will look at places where the conflict is most acute, consider what aspects of the law are especially problematic, and discuss ways to encourage digital research and teaching within the confines of the law as it stands.

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uEEHre3oszI

Scholarworks: http://scholarworks.sjsu.edu/sjsuasist/44

Virtual Student Technology Fair

Thursday, February 5, 2015

SJSU ASIS&T was excited to host its first ever Virtual Student Technology Fair.  Representatives from campus IT Services and Academic Technology spoke about a number of popular software downloads and apps and the support and training resources available to students. Student success stories with using the platforms were also shared.

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yUJY79GM4W8

Scholarworks: http://scholarworks.sjsu.edu/sjsuasist/42/