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IM Subject Librarian

Hello, MLIS & MIM students! I am Lindsay McNiff, a Learning & Instruction Librarian at Dal, as well as the liaison librarian for the School of Information Management.

Based out of the Killam and Kellogg Libraries, I provide research support and instruction to SIM students in a variety of ways:

2017-2018 Office Hours in SIM
I will be holding office hours on the following dates (TBD):

Research Consultations
Do you need help with research for an individual or group project? Contact me for a consultation! lindsay.mcniff@dal.ca

  • View the online research guide for MLIS students here.
  • View the online research guide for MIM students here.

Academic Support Series
I offer monthly workshops designed to expand your knowledge of searching, librarianship, and graduate school. 

2017-2018 Academic Support Series

Space is limited-registration required: http://goo.gl/forms/8Jt2VIzgkpUXPfqg1

Questions about these sessions can be directed to Carol Richardson (carol.richardson@dal.ca)

Title Date
APA Citation* Sept 11th, 2017 12:30-1:30pm (Room TBD)
Tools & Strategies for Group Work Sept 15th, 2017 12:00-1:30pm (Rowe 3001)
RefWorks Sept 20th, 2017 12:00-1:30pm (Rowe 4001)
Academic Writing Oct 12th, 2017 12:00-1:30pm (Rowe 4001)
Effective Conference & Class Presentations
Nov 15th, 2017 12:00-1:30pm (Rowe 3089)
Opinio
Jan 2018 (Rowe 1020) *embedded in INFO 5520
Conference Posters Feb 2018 (Rowe 1020) *embedded in INFO 5520
Bibliometrics Mar 2018 (Rowe 1020) *embedded in INFO 5520
Searching for Grey Literature Mar 5th, 2018 12:00-1:30pm (Rowe 4001)
*APA Citation: Registration is not required but attendance is MANDATORY for 1st year students

More about me
My research interests include information literacy and reading practices. I am the co-author of "Flaps", an exploration of certain moveable parts in early books. When I am not at work, I can usually be found reading, writing stories, or trying to make 1980's adventure games function on my laptop.