For Library Faculty & Staff
Staff Development Opportunities
The Missing Link: ArchiveIt at WFUTuesday, March 11, 2014, 10:00AMZSR Library Auditorium 404
The web is vast and unorganized, making it difficult to collect and to curate for archival and research purposes. Rebecca Petersen, Kevin Gilbertson, and Craig Fansler will share the fascinating work they've been doing in an effort to capture the University's web presence using ArchiveIt. They will discuss: web archiving in the scope of a university archive; challenges and successes associated with web archiving, such as capturing social media content; archival strategies for building and maintaining a web archive. Come learn from your colleagues about what it means to "archive" the Web!
The Big Disruption: the Coming Transformation of Higher EducationThursday, March 20, 2014, 3:00PMPugh Auditorium
The world of higher education is being disrupted by many forces, including rising costs and tuition rates, the advent of MOOCs, and a decline in the number of college-age young people. Lynn Sutton, Dean of the Z. Smith Reynolds Library, will lead a panel of three leaders from the world of higher education in a discussion about these challenges and the future of higher education. The Panelists Are: Rogan Kersh, Provost of Wake Forest University Michael Riley, CEO and Editor-in-Chief of The Chronicle of Higher Education Andy Chan, Vice President of Career Development, Wake Forest University
Many Paths to Getting Published: a Brown Bag LunchTuesday, April 8, 2014, 11:30AMZSR Library Auditorium 404
Librarians in ZSR, in a panel presentation, discuss the paths they took to getting published. Topics discussed will include: publishing a book chapter, getting published in a scholarly journal, working with a group of authors, blogging, and editing a book. Bring your own lunch, and we'll bring the cookies!
About Us & Our Work
What’s important to us in the library? What principles guide our work? Who are we at ZSR? What priorities will we undertake over the next two years?
Library Employee Association
The Library Employee Association exists to promote the welfare of the ZSR employees and the Library, and to provide organization for activities. As stated in their Employee Association Constitution & Bylaws, the Employee Association meets annually, with additional meetings convened as needed.
- President – Barry Davis
- Vice President – Wanda Brown
- Treasurer – Ellen Makaravage
- Secretary – Lauren Corbett
Policies & Guidelines