Sharing stories of everyday innovation and collaboration at the NCSU Libraries
July 6, 2018
Topics coveredDigital Scholarship, Library Instruction Programs, Collections, Audio, Gaming
Building a more inclusive library: GLBT initiatives and partnerships at the NCSU Libraries
Through intentional and collaborative efforts including collections, facilities, staff training, and programming, the NCSU Libraries has consistently served the GLBT community over the 2017-2018 academic year. By starting new initiatives and extending existing ones, the Libraries is helping make NC State a more welcoming and inclusive campus.
Don’t throw away that assignment! Students improve Wikipedia through WikiEdu
What happens to your term papers after you turn them in? Often, students’ hard work is only read by the instructor and (sometimes) a handful of peers. An open educational movement, known as Open Pedagogy, aims to give those “disposable assignments” some real-world impact.
October 30, 2017
Topics coveredPublic Science
The coyote who said “cheese” and the Wolfpack Citizen Science Challenge
Librarians and NC State’s Leadership in Public Science cluster turned students and community members into scientists for the Wolfpack Citizen Science Challenge. Citizens placed infrared camera traps around campus to catch animals passing by, leading to a greater understanding of campus biodiversity.