RIAs. workshop. dinner.

22 september 2015

- royal incorporation of architects in scotland -

- registered investment advisors -

- remote infrared audible signage -

agenda_______________
 

at the desk

    (reflection + discussion)

hidden in mccabe
    (scavenger hunt)

 

what's the question?
    (practice reference)


dinner + new books

at the desk____________

 

how would you describe your
desk shifts so far?

quiet?

 

print / scan / copy?

 

 

two-minute reflection____


can you think of a situation in which

    you did not try to get help or seek

    advice? (but now think you should/could've)

 

at the time, did you consider reaching

    out to anyone?  why or why not?
 

seeking assistance:
possible barriers_____________

RUSA (2013) guidelines for behavioral performance...

this week's reading____________

the librarian-as-island  (a critique)

 

considering service

 

your takeaways and reactions?

 

RUSA (2013) guidelines for behavioral performance...

this week's reading____________

a few highlights:

- importance of approachability
- check in regularly (particularly chat)

- open-ended + clarifying questions

- give your patron(s) credit
- follow-through + refer

hidden in mccabe__________

someday, you may find yourself leaving the safety of the desk in pursuit of answers.

to prevent losing any RIAs to the minotaur: a scavenger hunt.

 

[we'll use tripod + find various locations around mccabe.]

what's the question?__________

 

goal:

learn strategies for effectively helping people with their research questions. (+ get some practice)

what's the question?__________

 

 

the psychic librarian


    (or, listening +

          empathy +

          good questions)

 

gets easier with practice

 

RUSA (2013) guidelines for behavioral performance...

this week's reading____________

a few highlights:

- importance of
approachability
- check in regularly (particularly chat)

- open-ended + clarifying questions

- give your patron(s) credit
- follow-through + refer

what's the question?__________

 

 

Let's get some practice.

   Work in pairs- ask one, answer one.
 

Where are the psychology books?

Where is the fiction?

Do you have the Illustrated Book of Myths by Neil Philip? 

Where can I get the Bible?

Where can I get an article from the 1975 Phoenix?

 

 

 

dinner + new books__________

(note: thank Pam for ordering and

          picking up the food!)

 

RIA chore #1:
 

         learn about new books

         evaluate their relevance

         order good ones for the library

RIAs - workshop 1 - fall 2015

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RIAs - workshop 1 - fall 2015

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