METRO to Host ACRL/NY Meeting on Embedded Librarianship

From ACRL/NY's lovely flyer:


ACRL/NY Professional Development Committee in collaboration with METRO invites you to our Spring 2016 program.

WHEN: Monday, May 16, 2016, 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

WHERE: 57 East 11th Street, Fourth Floor, New York, NY 10003. To enter the building, hit the number 4 followed by the bell key on the outdoor keypad.

Program Moderator: Davis Erin Anderson, Community Engagement Manager, Metropolitan New York Library Council (METRO)

Program Details and Speakers:

  • Embedded and Evolving: Stages and Approaches to working as Embedded Librarian with Kathryn Shaughnessy, Associate Professor and Librarian at St. John's University (NY)

  • The Many Faces of Embedded Librarianship: Interpretations of How We Integrate Ourselves into College Courses by Mark Aaron Polger, First Year Experience Librarian and an Information Literacy instructor at the College of Staten Island, CUNY

  • My Buddy and Me: How Embedded Librarianship Makes an Impact in the Freshman Year Seminar by Dr. Phillip Dehne, Professor and Associate Chair History Department, Coordinator of the SJC100 (Freshmen Seminar) Program, St. Joseph's College Brooklyn Campus and Lauren Kehoe, Associate Director, McEntegart Hall Library St. Joseph's College Brooklyn Campus

  • Embedded Librarianship: A Critical Perspectiveby Robert Farrell, Associate Professor, CUNY Lehman College Library


This Program is open to ACRL/NY, ACRL National, METRO, and myMETRO Institutional members. 

Please mention your membership status when you RSVP by contacting Dr. Kanu Nagra, co-chair of ACRL/NY PDC at knagra [at] bmcc [dot] cuny [dot] edu. Please sign up no later than Saturday, May 13th so that we can plan seating and refreshments accordingly.

Light refreshments will be served.