Melanie Smith( She/Her/Hers )
Research & Instructional Services
How I Can Help
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Email is the best way to get in touch. I check email frequently during work hours Monday through Friday.
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Ask Me About
- Library outreach and communication
- Citation styles and reference lists
- Open educational practices
- Tolkien's Middle-earth
- Pros and cons of the Oxford comma
Research and Publications
Rusk, F., Borges, E., Maxwell, J., & Smith, M. (2023, March 17). High-impact information literacy collaborations for student success [Poster]. ACRL 2023, Pittsburgh, PA.
Smith, M. M., & McNary, O. (2022, December). U.S. national and interstate bicycle routes. Documents to the People, 50(4), https://doi.org/10.5860/dttp.v50i4.7937.
Ray, L., & Smith, M. (2022, October 20). What OER authors want: Lessons from an OER publishing platform user survey [Conference session]. Open Education Conference 2022, online.
Master of Library & Information Science, University of Washington Information School
Bachelor of Arts, Literature/Writing, University of California, San Diego