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:

Winter 2019 Office Hours in SIM

Office hours will be held in Rowe 4029 on the following dates:
        Wed, Jan 23rd - 11:30-1:00pm
        Wed, Feb 13th - 11:30-1:00pm
        Wed, Mar 13th - 11:30-1:00pm                                                                                                                        Wed, Apr 3rd - 11:30-1:00pm

Research Consultations

Do you need help with research for an individual or group project? Contact me for a consultation!

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

2018-19 Academic Support Series*

Click here for video transcript.

Title Date
APA Citation 
*Attendance required for incoming students
*Limited space for interested returning students
Sept 10th, 2018 2:30-4:00pm (Rowe 1007)
Tools & Strategies for Group Work Sept 26th, 2018 12:00-1:30pm
(Killam 2902)
Academic Writing Oct 17th, 2018 12:00-1:30pm (Rowe 4001)
Effective Class & Conference Presentations
Nov 7th, 2018 12:00-1:30pm (Rowe 3089)
Easy Excel (with Julie Marcoux) Nov 22nd, 2018 12:00-2:00pm (Rowe 3080)
Intro to Bibliometrics Jan 16th, 2019 12:00-1:30pm (Rowe 4001)
Intro to Grey Literature Feb 6th, 2019 12:00-1:30pm (Rowe 4001)
Intro to Opinio Mar 5th, 2019 4:00-5:25pm (Rowe 1020)
*embedded in INFO 5520: Research Methods but open to other SIM students      
Intro to Information Literacy Mar 6th, 2019 12:00-1:30pm (Rowe 3089)
Intro to Conference Posters Mar 19th, 2019 4:00-5:25pm (Rowe 1020)
*embedded in INFO 5520: Research Methods but open to other SIM students
**NEW* Literature review searching for MWB (with Amy Lemoine) Mar 20th, 2019 12:00-1:00pm (Rowe 4001)
Academic & Health Library Careers Mar 27th, 2019 12:00-1:30pm (Rowe 3089)
*SPACE IS LIMITED-REGISTRATION REQUIRED (unless otherwise stated) Click here to register
Questions about these sessions can be directed to Carol Richardson:
Details subject to change-check back regularly