Research & Instruction Librarian
Nancy Dryden is a Research & Instruction Librarian at the Stamford Campus, providing support for various departments. Nancy is responsible for information literacy training in the First Year Writing program and is a liaison to the Psychology and English departments. She began her library career as a cataloger and retains her interest in collections as she performs collections maintenance in a variety of ways, systematically deselecting material and working with two inventory programs. Nancy has done research on chat analysis and assessment and is now training in online instructional design. She received her Master’s in Library Science (MLS) from Case Western Reserve University and her B.A. from the College of Wooster.
- Inventory Using Alma's Shelf Report at Two Libraries, ELUNA Annual Meeting 2019, May 1, Atlanta, Georgia. (conference presentation)
- Chat Reference Analysis to Determine Accuracy and Staffing Needs at One Academic Library
- Regional Campus Learning Commons: Assessing to Meet Student Needs