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Ethics Committee Workshop: Information Literacy in the Digital Age
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Learn how to properly evaluate resources and spot “fake news,” about the history of journalism and libraries, and how big data affects you as an individual online.

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When: Thursday, November 2, 2017
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Metropolitan Library System Northwest Library
5600 NW 122nd St.
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma  73142
United States
Contact: Sheldon Beach
(405) 606-3859


Online registration is available until: 10/26/2017
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INFORMATION LITERACY IN THE DIGITAL AGE

SPONSORED BY THE OLA ETHICS COMMITTEE

Thursday, November 2nd, 2017 9:00am to 4:00pm
Metropolitan Library System Northwest Library

Learn how to properly evaluate resources and spot “fake news,” about the history of journalism and libraries, and how big data affects you as an individual online.

Cost: OLA MEMBERS: $65; NON-MEMBERS: $130

CEUs: .57

Deadline to Register: October 26, 2017

For More Information: Download the flyer (PDF)

Speakers Include:

  • Dr. Betsy Van der Veer Martens
    Ph.D., OU SLIS Professor
  • Kristal Sergent Boulden
    Social Sciences and Humanities Librarian, OU Libraries
  • Keely Rowe
    Director of Online Marketing, The Worx Company

 Agenda

9:00 - 9:15  Registration, Coffee, & Pastries
9:30 - 10:45  Gatekeeping, Gatewatching, Gatecrashing: How Libraries Became Information Literate with speaker Dr. Betsy Martens, OU SLIS Professor
10:45 - 11:00  Break
11:00 - 12:15  Data Gathering, Tailored Search Results, and Your Information Bubble with speaker Keely Rowe, Director of Marketing, Worx Company
12:15 - 1:00  Lunch on site (Catered by Zoe's Kitchen)
1:00 - 2:15  Fake News and the Search for Facts with speaker Kristal Boulden, Social Sciences Librarian, Bizzell Memorial Library
2:15 - 2:30  Break
2:30 - 3:00  Let's Talk About It: Panel discussion with Dr. Betsy Martens, Keely Rowe, and Kristal Boulden
3:30 - 3:45  Evaluations

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