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Thursday, March 7 • 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Everybody Wants to Rule Their Guides (and Why They Shouldn't)

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Guides can be a Wild Wild West of design, creating a Land of Confusion for users. At our library, we asked the hard questions, did a lot of training on how to Walk This Way, and all came together to create The Look - consistently structured and designed guides - which resulted in a Celebration, a 50% increase in page views within 6 months.

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Hollie Gardner

User Experience Librarian/Marketing Team Lead, Southern Methodist University
Hollie has been a user experience librarian at SMU for the five years, but really has had a new job every year as the needs of SMU students and the library has changed over time. In this year's iteration, Hollie leads the marketing team, website team, conducts UX testing, consults... Read More →
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Megan Heuer

Head of Information Literacy, Southern Methodist University
I am the Head of Information Literacy and Communication Arts subject librarian for Southern methodist University. I am interested in information literacy instruction, particularly in how we can teach big concepts, how we can build to a more curricular approach with our IL program... Read More →
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Sarah Jenkins

Reference & Instruction Services Librarian, Southern Methodist University

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Chilly Heinz

Public Services Librarian, Brevard College
I care about information-literacy instruction for students and faculty, ILS wranglin', and on-campus and community outreach.

Thursday March 7, 2019 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Leconte Holiday Inn Downtown, 525 Henley Street, Knoxville, TN 37902

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