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Co-presented. Assessing school libraries as learning environments: Examining students’ perceptions in grades three, four and five. Paper presented to the 14th International Forum on Research in School Librarianship at the 39th International Association of School Librarianship Annual Conference, Brisbane, Australia, September 27-30, 2010. Submitted. International.

Presented. Through the lens of new school librarians: The application of standards to delivering excellence to the profession. Paper presented to the International Association of School Librarianship Annual Conference, Brisbane, Australia, September 27-30, 2010. Submitted. International.

Scheduled. Connecting our learning community dots. Presentation accepted for the American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference, Washington, DC, June, 25-29, 2010. Submitted. National.

Scheduled. Investigating third through sixth grade students’ perceptions of school library learning environments. Paper accepted for American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting, Denver, CO, April 30 – May 4, 2010. Submitted. National.

Scheduled. Reporting and interpreting the research results of the science cataloging survey. Texas Library Association 2010 Annual Conference, San Antonio, TX, April 14, 2010. Submitted. Regional.

Scheduled. From AACR2 to Resource Description and Access (RDA): An update. Texas Library Association 2010 Annual Conference, San Antonio, TX, April 14, 2010. Invited. Regional.

Presented. Cultural competence in international school libraries and library education. Panel presentation at the Association for Library and Information Science Education (ALISE) annual conference, Boston, MA, January 12-14, 2010. Submitted. National.

Presented. Open source software in libraries and library education. Panel presentation at the Association for Library and Information Science Education (ALISE) annual conference, Boston, MA, January 12-14, 2010. Submitted. National.

Co-presented. Preparing school library media specialists for RDA. Presentation at the American Association of School Librarians (AASL) National Conference, Charlotte, NC, November 5-8, 2009. Submitted. National.

Co-presented. School libraries as learning environments: Examining elementary and middle school students’ perceptions. Paper presented to the 13th International Forum on Research in School Librarianship at the 38th International Association of School Librarianship Annual Conference, Padua, Italy, September 2-4, 2009. Submitted. International.

Co-presented. Increasing science literacy through collaboration between teachers and school library media specialists. Paper presented to the International Association of School Librarianship Annual Conference, Padua, Italy, September 2-4, 2009. Submitted. International.

Presented. Adding value to library services. University of North Texas, College of Information, Department of Library and Information Sciences, All School Day. Houston, TX: April 04, 2009. Invited. Local.

Co-presented. Assessment of college students' information literacy skills: A meta-analysis. Paper presented at the Texas Library Association 2009 Annual Conference, Houston, TX: March 31 – April 3, 2009. Submitted. Regional.

Co-presented. Collaboration in the school social network: Science teachers and school library media specialists report. Paper presented at the 7th Annual Hawaii International Conference on Education, Honolulu, HI: January 4-7, 2009. Submitted. International.

Co-presented. Synergize an increase in science literacy through collaboration between teachers and school library media specialists. Panel Session at the 7th Annual Hawaii International Conference on Education, Honolulu, HI: January 4-7, 2009. Submitted. International.

Presented. Preparing successful conference proposals. Presentation to the Interdisciplinary Information Science Colloquium at the University of North Texas, December 5, 2008. Invited. Local.

Co-presented. Collaboration networks in a public service model: Dimensions of effectiveness in theory and in practice. Poster presented at American Society for Information Science and Technology Annual Conference, Columbus, OH: October 24 – October 29, 2008. Submitted. National.

Presented. Social network collaboration patterns in a public service model. Paper presented to the International Sunbelt Social Network Conference, St. Petersburg, FL. January 27, 2008. Submitted. International.

Session Chair. 2008. Networks and Teams. International Sunbelt Social Network Conference, St. Petersburg, FL. January 22 - 27, 2008. Invited. International.

Presented. Connecting our dots: Social network analysis within information environments. Presentation to the Interdisciplinary Information Science Colloquium at the University of North Texas, December 6, 2007. Invited. Local.

Presented. Neighbourhood Integrated Service Teams (NIST): A networked value constellation. Doctoral student poster presented at Association for Library and Information Science Education annual conference, Seattle, WA: January 15 - 18, 2007. Submitted. National.

Co-presented. Social network analysis studies in the public and private sectors: A cross-professional comparison. Doctoral student poster presented at American Society for Information Science and Technology Annual Conference, Charlotte, NC: October 31 – November 2, 2005. Submitted. National.

Co-presented. Managing ethnographic results: A comparison of data analysis methodologies for rapid assessment. Paper presented at the Society for Applied Anthropology Annual Meeting, Santa Fe, NM: April 6, 2005. Submitted. National.

Co-presented. Rapid assessment procedure: Method analysis and information issues. Doctoral student poster presented at Association for Library and Information Science Education annual conference, Boston, MA: January 11-14, 2005. Submitted. National.

Co-presented. Mastering success: Organizational culture at a not-for-profit organization. Paper presented at the Society for Applied Anthropology Annual Meeting, Dallas, TX: April 17, 2004. Submitted. National.