Fall 2013

The Expert Searcher and Threshold Concepts

  • Dr. Virginia Tucker
    Instructor, School of Library and Information Science, San José State University; County Law Librarian

Monday, November 25, 2013
Time: 12:00pm PST - 1:00pm PST
Location: Online

SLIS Virtual Career Fair [Career Colloquium]

  • California Digital Library
     
  • OddBall Films
     
  • San Jose Public Library
     
  • Santa Monica Public Library
     
  • TRAK Records & Library
     

Thursday, November 21, 2013
Time: 3:00pm PST - 5:00pm PST
Location: Online

The Role of Records Managers in Supporting Electronic Records Accessibility [Virtual Worlds Guest Lecture]

  • Jason Kaltenbacher
    Adjunct Lecturer, San Jose State University's School of Library & Information Science

Wednesday, November 20, 2013
Time: 7:00pm PST - 8:00pm PST
Location: Virtual Center for Archives and Records Administration (VCARA), SLIS Island, Second Life

How I Got Here: The Career Path of a Corporate Records Manager [MARA Guest Lecture]

  • Ember D. Krumwied, CRM, CP
    Corporate Records Manager, Investco

Monday, November 11, 2013
Time: 5:30pm PST - 6:30pm PST
Location: Online

Town Hall Meeting on Emerging Instructional Technology and Design with AJ Kelton (SL: AJ Brooks) [Virtual Worlds Colloquia]

  • AJ Kelton
    CHSS Director of Emerging & Instructional Technology, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Montclair State U; Founder: Virtual Worlds Education Roundtable; Chair: Emerging Learning Design Conference; Managing Ed: Jrnl of Emerging Learning Design

Friday, November 01, 2013
Time: 12:00pm PST - 1:00pm PST
Location: VCARA, SLIS Island, Second Life

What Can Search Engine Designers Learn from the Reference Interview?

  • John G. Dove
    Senior Publisher, Credo Reference

Wednesday, October 09, 2013
Time: 12:00pm PST - 1:00pm PST
Location: Online

Not Sure What You Want to Do with Your MLIS? No Worries! [Career Colloquium]

  • Richard Hulser
    Chief Librarian, Natural History Museum Los Angeles County

Tuesday, October 08, 2013
Time: 5:30pm PST - 6:30pm PST
Location: Online

MOOCS and Virtual Worlds [Virtual Worlds Guest Lecture]

  • Dr. Valerie Hill
    Adjunct Instructor, Texas Woman’s University School of Library and Information Science

Monday, October 07, 2013
Time: 6:00pm PST - 7:00pm PST
Location: Virtual Center for Archives and Records Administration (VCARA), SLIS Island, Second Life

Immersive Information Environments [Virtual Worlds Guest Lecture]

  • Ran Hinrichs
    University of Washington, iSchool

Tuesday, September 24, 2013
Time: 6:00pm PST - 7:00pm PST
Location: Virtual Center for Archives and Records Administration (VCARA), SLIS Island, Second Life

What’s the Big Deal with Big Data?

  • Amy Affelt
    Director, Database Research for Compass Lexecon

Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Time: 12:00pm PST - 1:00pm PST
Location: Online

Cracking the Myth on Law Librarianship [Career Colloquium]

  • Liana Juliano
    Information Resources Manager at Paul Hastings LLP
  • Camille Reynolds
    Director of Risk Management and Information Services at Fenwick and West LLP

Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Time: 5:30pm PST - 6:30pm PST
Location: Online

Applying for a Library Job - Don't Do This! [Career Colloquium]

  • Angie Miraflor
    Initiatives Manager at the San José Public Library
  • Katie DuPraw
    Access Services Manager at the San José Public Library
  • Sandra Stewart
    Acting Division Manager at the San José Public Library

Wednesday, August 28, 2013
Time: 5:30pm PST - 6:30pm PST
Location: Online