School of Library and Information Studies

Research Colloquia Recordings

Research & Scholarship Series 2018-19 "Learning, believing, feeling, acting: People’s everyday experiences of food information"

Sarah Polkinghorne, Collection Strategies Librarian, University of Alberta 
January 23, 2019


Research & Scholarship Series 2017-18 "The Self and Others: Revisiting Information Literacy and Information Needs in a Post-Truth World"

Dr. Tami Oliphant, Assistant Professor, School of Library and Information Studies, University of Alberta
January 24, 2018


Research & Scholarship Series 2017-18 "The Myths of Ed Tech: Salvation, Surveillance, and Self"

Jason Openo, Director, Centre for Innovation and Teaching Excellence, Medicine Hat College
October 11, 2017


Research & Scholarship Series 2017-18 "Policy Capacity and Alberta's Broadband Community"

Dr. Michael McNally, Assistant Professor, School of Library and Information Studies, University of Alberta
September 27, 2017


Research Colloquium "Libraries and the State: A Discussion on Complicity and Dual Power."

Sam Popowich, Discovery Systems Librarian, University of Alberta
November 16, 2016


Research Colloquium “Identifying Librarians: Exploring How Librarians Answer Who am I? And How Should I Act?"

Deborah Hicks, Lecturer, School of Library, Archival and Information Studies, University of British Columbia
October 19, 2016


Research Colloquium "Information Poverty and Resilience"

Dr. Angela Pollak, Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Library and Information Studies, University of Alberta
September 28, 2016


Research Colloquium "Researching Collegial Governance in Canadian University Libraries"

Sean Luyk, Librarian, University of Alberta and Eva Revitt, Librarian, MacEwan University
March 30, 2016


Research Colloquium "'They Would Not Slag You Off At All': Translation and Coherence of Information Values in Online Communities"

Dr. Adam Worrall, Assistant Professor, School of Library and Information Studies, University of Alberta
March 16, 2016


Research Colloquium "Towards an Intercultural Information Ethics Curriculum"

Jared Bielby, Co-chair of the International Center for Information Ethics
March 2, 2016


Research Colloquium "Patience and Fortitude, Canadian Style: Lessons Learned from the Expert Panel on Libraries and Archives"

Dr. Patricia Demers, Distinguished University Professor, Department of English and Film Studies, University of Alberta
February 24, 2016


Research Colloquium "Giving Leadership Away"

Gerald Beasley, Vice-Provost and Chief Librarian, University of Alberta
February 3, 2016


Research Colloquium "Digital Self-Determination: Indigenous Peoples and the Network Society in Canada"

Dr. Rob McMahon, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Extension, University of Alberta
January 27, 2016


Research Colloquium "Feeling Through Information Topographies: How Young People 'Read' Information Design"

Allison Sivak, Public Services Librarian, H.T. Coutts Education Library, University of Alberta
January 13, 2016


Research Colloquium "Volunteer Libraries in New Zealand: Filling the Gaps?"

Dr. Brenda Chawner, FLIANZA, Senior Lecturer, School of Information Management, Victoria University of Wellington
December 2, 2015


Research Colloquium "Young People Online: Negotiating Multimodal Texts"

Margaret Shane, Information and Records Manager and Privacy Officer Archivist, Alberta Teachers' Association
November 4, 2015


Research Colloquium "Analytics and Citizenship After Snowden"

Dr. Geoffrey Rockwell, Professor of Philosophy, Humanities Computing, University of Alberta
September 30, 2015



Dr. Michael McNally Research Colloquium
November 13, 2013

Listen (mp3, 50.3MB) 55 min

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Heather Berringer - Research Colloquium

"The Shortest Distance Between Two Points: Considering Non-Traditional Career Trajectories"October 17, 2012

Listen (mp3, 45.9MB) 50 minutes


Dr. Heidi Julien - Research Colloquium

"Evidence-based Design of Information Literacy Instruction: Innovation in Pedagogy for the Library and for the MLIS"
March 30, 2011

Part 1 (mp3, 13.7MB) 15 minutes

Part 2 (mp3, 13.9MB) 15 minutes


Jerremie Clyde - Research Colloquium

"Development of Games and Related Media Collection at the University of Calgary Library"
February 2, 2011

Part 1 (mp3, 18.3MB) 20 minutes

Part 2 (mp3, 19.2MB) 21 minutes


Dr. Ali Shiri - Research Colloquium

"Exploratory Interaction with Digital Libraries Using Visual Thesauri"
January 26, 2011

Part 1 (mp3, 21.0MB) 23 minutes

Part 2 mp3, 21.8MB) 24 minutes


Denise Koufogiannakis - Research Colloquium

"Transferring Evidence into Practice: Examining the Value of Research Summaries"
November 24, 2010

Part 1 (mp3, 19.2MB) 21 minutes

Part 2 (mp3, 20.4MB) 22 minutes


Dr. Brooke Sheldon - Research Colloquium

"Leadership and Library / I-School Graduates: Is Emotional Intelligence the Answer?"
November 17, 2010

Part 1 (mp3, 18.3MB) 20 minutes

Part 2 (mp3, 10.6MB) 12 minutes


Tayo Nagasawa - Research Colloquium

"Building Faculty and Librarian Collaborations: Strategic Approaches"
October 20, 2010

Part 1 (mp3, 17.4MB) 19 minutes

Part 2 (mp3, 16.2MB) 18 minutes


Brenda Chawner - Research Colloquium

"New Technologies, New Challenges: Building and Managing Online Identities for Professional (and personal) Communication"
October 13, 2010

Part 1 (mp3, 20.1MB) 22 minutes

Part 2 (mp3, 19.6MB) 21 minutes