Poster Description: This poster describes how librarians and School of Education faculty and administrators cultivated existing relationships to collaborate on planning the EdD Virtual Research Marathon. Discussed are the methods used to understand doctoral students’ perceptions regarding the value of participating in a virtual Marathon in support of their research. An achievable model to follow is provided for other academic librarians interested in adding value to the remote instructional services.
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Presenter Names: Melanie Fowler, Florida Southern College; Nora Galbraith, Florida Southern College; Victoria Giordano, Florida Southern College; Julie N. Hornick, Florida Southern College; Randall M. MacDonald, Florida Southern College; Marina Morgan, Florida Southern College; Steven Wade, Florida Southern College
Presenter Bios: Melanie Fowler is currently an Assistant Professor in the School of Education and the Program Coordinator of the Doctor of Education program at Florida Southern College. Her research interests include Student Retention in Higher Education, Social Media Use, and Graduate Student Academic Coaching. Phone: 863-680-4135. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Nora Galbraith has been the Resource Sharing Librarian at Florida Southern College for over twenty years and manages interlibrary loan, document delivery, and copyright. Phone: 863-616-6454. Email: email@example.com
Victoria Giordano is Dean of the School of Education and faculty in the Doctor of Education program. Dr. Giordano has focused her research interests over her 40+ years in higher education in the areas of curriculum, instruction, and assessment with an emphasis on teaching and learning in both traditional and online/remote learning environments. Phone: 863-680-5080. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Julie Hornick is an Instructional Services Librarian at Florida Southern College where she provides instructional and research support to many different departments, including the School of Education. Her research interests include incorporating new technologies into instruction and the impact of embedded librarians on student achievement and retention. Phone: (863) 680-4496. Email: email@example.com
Randall M. MacDonald has been Director of the Library at Florida Southern College since 2007, where since 1986 he also served as Reference Librarian and Collection Development Librarian. Phone: 863-680-4165. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Marina Morgan is the Metadata Librarian at Florida Southern College. In her role, she supervises the Technical Services operations, develops procedures for processing all library materials, serves as the ILS administrator and the ProQuest ETD administrator, manages the Institutional Repository, and co-manages the Digital Collections. Phone: (863) 616-6450. Email: email@example.com
Steven Wade has been an Instructional Services Librarian at Florida Southern College since 2015, and helps organize instruction and outreach events to undergraduate and graduate students and faculty. Steven also manages electronic resources for the library. Phone: 863-616-6451. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org