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University Library Research Showcase - Librarians as Researchers: Research Life @ Illinois

Event Type
University Library - Research and Publication Committee
wifi event
May 20, 2021   1:00 - 2:30 pm  
No Cost
Registration Required
Merinda Kaye Hensley
Originating Calendar
Library Calendar

Join us on the afternoons of 5/20 and 5/25 for the 2021 Library Research Showcase where Library faculty share their research from the past year. Topics include undergraduate copyright knowledge, linked open data, crowdfunded comics, engagement during a pandemic, and much more! 


Librarians as Researchers: Research Life @ Illinois (15 minutes each with 20 minutes for guided discussion and Q&A) — Registration required 


Welcome message from John Wilkin, Juanita J. and Robert E. Simpson Dean of Libraries and University Librarian


Join four University of Illinois Library researchers to discuss their research agenda, how their research fits into their librarianship, and how COVID has impacted their research.


Panel Members:

  • Marek Sroka, Central European Studies Librarian, Professor
  • Sarah Williams, Head, Funk ACES Library & Agriculture Librarian, Associate Professor
  • Bethany Anderson, Natural & Applied Sciences Archivist, Assistant Professor
  • Will Schlaack, Digital Reformatting Coordinator
  • Moderator: Chris Prom, Associate Dean & Associate University Librarian for Digital Strategies and Assistant University Archivist, Professor


All are welcome!

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