CAPAL Conference 2017

Below are the abstracts, presentation slides and papers from the CAPAL 2017 conference.

The conference was held at Ryerson University, Toronto ON, May 29 – June 1, 2017.

The CAPAL 2017 conference program is at: http://capalibrarians.org/archive/conferences/2017/Program_CAPAL-ACBAP17.pdf

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Presentations from CAPAL 2017

SessionPresentersTitleAbstractPublished item(s)
1ABolan, JohnPredictions of the Future of the Academic Library from Within and WithoutAbstract
1ABurkholder, Joel ; Jeremy McGinnissMaintaining a Future: A Theory Toward Present Action and Future ThinkingAbstract
1ADudley, MichaelSeeing the Forest for the Trees on Mars: Rethinking the Ideology of the 'Library of the Future'Abstract
1ADudley, MichaelSeeing the Forest for the Trees on Mars: Rethinking the Ideology of the 'Library of the Future'Paper
1BAldrich, Alan W. ; Carol LeibigerMeasure Once, Analyze Twice: Putting Quantitative and Qualitative Data in DialogueAbstract
1BAldrich, Alan W. ; Carol LeibigerMeasure Once, Analyze Twice: Putting Quantitative and Qualitative Data in DialogueSlides
1BBerg, Selinda ; Kristin Hoffmann ; Denise KoufogiannakisUnderstanding Ourselves as Researchers: Critical Reflections on a National SurveyAbstract
1BRevitt, Eva ; Amy KaufmanThe Story of Us: Putting the Who in the Canadian Academic LibrarianAbstract
2AEden, BradFrom 'Library' to 'Information' Science: The Challenge within Our Profession with AccreditationAbstract
2AMatteson, MiriamAddressing the Elephant in the Room: An Examination of Soft Skills in Academic LibrarianshipAbstract
2ARidley, MichaelAcademic Librarians and the PhDAbstract
2BGareau-Brennan, CélineMarketing Sharing Mania: What Libraries Can Learn from the Collaborative Consumption CrazeAbstract
2BHarrington, Marni ; Ania DymarzConsultants in Academic Libraries: Challenging, Renewing, and Extending the DialogueAbstract
2BNicholson, KarenCritical Reflections: Exploring Narratives of Librarianship in the Corporate Research-Intensive University in CanadaAbstract
2CBrayton, Spencer ; Natasha CaseyCritical Librarianship in Practice: A Case for Media and Information Literacy InstructionAbstract
2CBrayton, Spencer ; Natasha CaseyCritical Librarianship in Practice: A Case for Media and Information Literacy InstructionSlides
2CBufton, Martha Attridge ; Aleksandra Blake ; Susan TudinJump Start: Rethinking the Role of Academic Librarianship in Graduate WritingAbstract
2CHill, Elizabeth ; Vince GrayWhen You're Digging Up Data, How Dirty Do You Get Your Hands?Abstract
3ACowan, Scott R.Disassembling Neutrality: The Need for 'The Explicit'Abstract
3ACowan, Scott R.Disassembling Neutrality: The Need for 'The Explicit'Slides
3AGerolami, NatashaThe Enchanted Academic Library: A Critique of the Neutral, Secular LibraryAbstract
3AVangeest, JacobTowards an Ethics of Difference: The Pluralist LibraryAbstract
3AVangeest, JacobTowards an Ethics of Difference: The Pluralist LibraryPaper
3BPaterson, Joanne ; Amy Buckland ; Lisa Quinn ; Peter Midgley ; Michael Sinatra ; Ann LudbrookPanel: Open Access and Non-Traditional Forms of Digital Scholarly PublicationAbstract
4ALudbrook, Ann ; Fangmin Wang ; Sally WilsonPanel: Collaboratory Visioning: Creating Opportunities in the Academic LibraryAbstract
4BAdler, KateBuilding a Critical Anti-Poverty Reference Centre?Abstract
4BBeilin, IanChanging Spaces: Spatial Reorganization and the Nexus of Power in the Academic LibraryAbstract
4BNicholson, KarenHigher Education, Globalization and the Academic Library: On the Possibilities of a Human/Critical Geography Approach to LISAbstract
4CBrown, Sarah ; Jackie StapletonAcademic Librarians and Systematic Reviews: An Emerging Role in the Social SciencesAbstract
4CBrown, Sarah ; Jackie StapletonAcademic Librarians and Systematic Reviews: An Emerging Role in the Social SciencesSlides
4CDucas, Ada ; Nicole Michaud-OystrykReinventing Ourselves: Benchmarking the New Roles of Librarians Working in Canada's Research-Intensive UniversitiesAbstract
4CMurgu, CalinUnderstanding Faculty Ambivalence to Alternative Scholarly PublishingAbstract
5ALevesque, LisaMaterial Culture Studies and Librarianship: Taking Objects SeriouslyAbstract
5ALevesque, LisaMaterial Culture Studies and Librarianship: Taking Objects SeriouslySlides
5ASchlesselman-Tarango, GinaHow Cute! Race, Gender, and Neutralization in LISAbstract
5BAntunez, Marilia ; Sean P. KennedyImpact of Career Mobility on Hiring Decisions for Academic LibrariansAbstract
5BAntunez, Marilia ; Sean P. KennedyImpact of Career Mobility on Hiring Decisions for Academic LibrariansSlides
5BSchmel-Hines, SamanthaLeadership Development for Academic Librarians: Maintaining the Status Quo?Abstract
5BSchmel-Hines, SamanthaLeadership Development for Academic Librarians: Maintaining the Status Quo?Paper
5CCowan, SandraIn Search of Library PhilosophyAbstract
5CKasten, KathleenReading Libraries: Past Perspective Informs Future Practice in Humanities LibrariesAbstract
6ALilburn, JeffSociopolitical Barriers to Information and Community Well Being: Implications for Librarian Teaching PracticeAbstract
6AMiller, Michael David ; Urooj NizamiChallenging University Hierarchies by Partnering with Student-Driven Journals: A Grassroots ApproachAbstract
6AStanfield, AndreaWhere Have We Been and Where Are We Going? A Review of Four and a Half Decades of Library Instruction LiteratureAbstract
6AStanfield, AndreaWhere Have We Been and Where Are We Going? A Review of Four and a Half Decades of Library Instruction LiteratureSlides
6BGreenshields, MaryLibraries and First Nations, Métis, and Inuit Peoples: Missed Connections?Abstract
6BKnight, F. TimClassification Bias: Channeling Sandy BermanAbstract
6BWeiler, MarkAccess to Information and the Advancement of Knowledge: Reflections on the 250th Anniversary of Freedom of Information LegislationAbstract
6CBuschman, JohnBetween Neoliberalism and Identity: Academic Librarianship and November 9, 2016Abstract
6CHudson, David JamesOn Cultural Competence in the Library World: Situating Anti-Racist Self Work as Neoliberal Racial PoliticsAbstract
6COud, Joanne"I'm Not Sure if I Count": Academic Librarians with Disabilities in the Neoliberal Workplace Abstract
7ABaer, AndreaNews Literacy & Relativism in "Post-Truth" Moments: Emerging Pedagogical Strategies for Teaching about Contextual Authority Abstract
7AKnapp, JeffFake News: Evaluating the News When We Can't Even Agree on RealityAbstract
7ALupien, Pascal ; Lorna RourkeInformation and Reactionary PopulismAbstract
7BLee, Deborah ; Sara McDowell ; Darlene FicherPanel: Climbing The Mountain to Reconciliation in Academic Libraries: One Step at a TimeAbstract
8ANord, MartinUsing Social Epistemology to Understand Critical Information LiteracyAbstract
8AVong, Silvia"Practice before You Preach": A Critical Reflection Model for Teaching Academic LibrariansAbstract
8AWade, CarrieHow Do You Pronounce Pedagogy? The Evolution of Critical Pedagogy and Praxis in Library InstructionAbstract
8AWade, CarrieHow Do You Pronounce Pedagogy? The Evolution of Critical Pedagogy and Praxis in Library InstructionSlides
8BLeung, Sofia ; Vani Natarajan ; Eamon TewellCritical Library Practice and Higher Education: Locating Spaces of Agency and ResistanceAbstract
8CArlain, Mandissa ; Lisa Levesque ; Alison SkyrmeTransitions into LibrarianshipAbstract
Abstracts, slides and papers from the CAPAL 2017 conference