Jennifer Corbin

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Responsibilities
The Head of the Center for Library User Education (CLUE) provides leadership and supervision for CLUE Research & Instruction librarians, staff and student employees who provide research and instruction services for the Tulane Community and other library users. Reporting to the Director of Access, Research & Instruction, the Head of CLUE coordinates instruction services by promoting information fluency and instruction services on campus, leading the Library Instruction Group in best practices in information fluency pedagogy, assessment and presentation skills; assigning course-related instruction requests. Develops, plans and assesses, in collaboration with other instruction librarians, research and instruction services based on national trends, current research, best practices and the needs of the Tulane community. Plans, delivers and assesses information fluency instruction in classroom, one-on-one and online settings. Provides research and instruction services to individuals at the Research Help Desk, by phone and online. Fills a bibliographer role and participates in library committees, campus-wide committees, and national committees.
Degrees
Degree Type: 
MLS
Degree Major: 
Library Science
Degree Institution: 
Indiana University, Bloomington
Degree Year Received: 
1999

Degree Type: 
BA
Degree Major: 
History and Spanish
Degree Institution: 
Indiana University, Fort Wayne
Professional Affiliations
Organization: 
American Library Association (ALA)
Sub Group: 
Library Instruction Round Table (LIRT)

Organization: 
Association for College and Research Libraries (ACRL)
Sub Group: 
Instruction Section
Education and Behavioral Sciences Section
Professional Activity

Committees:

ALA, Library Instruction Round Table, Co-Chair, Membership Committee, 2009 to present.

ALA, Library Instruction Round Table, Membership Committee, 2008 to present.

Presentations:

Corbin, J. L. (2009). Are you ready for the future of English Composition? InformationLiteracy, Visual Literacy and the Digital Video Research “Paper.” Poster session presented at the Association of College and Research Libraries 14th National Conference, Seattle, WA.

Corbin, J. L. (2009). Beyond Subject Guides: Using LibGuides for Information Literacy Instruction. Roundtable Session presented at the Association of College and Research Libraries 14th National Conference, Seattle, WA.

Corbin, J., Wood, A., Miller, R., Blakely, R., Mercantel, J., Niemla, K, et al. (2008).  Web 2.0 Q & A, Panel Session, LOUIS Users Conference, Baton Rouge, LA, Oct. 9-10.

 

Professional Interests
Information fluency instruction and assessment.
Curriculum Vitae
Corbin_cv_2013.pdf