NILRC Professional Development Videos

Engaging the District: Partnering with High School Librarians on a One Book, One Community Initiative Hilary Meyer, Director, Library Systems and Technical Services, Triton College Triton College librarians successfully collaborated with librarians from East and West Leyden high schools to engage the wider community in their existing and successful One Book, One Leyden initiative.
Chunking a Video: Improving Instructional Content Using Analytics and Cognitive Science Concepts Tim Lockman, Instruction Librarian & Instructional Designer, Kishwaukee College Learn how to "chunk" a longer piece of instructional content into shorter, easier-to-digest pieces, based on cognitive science principles.
Pop-Up Libraries: Partnering to Promote Literacy Ashtin Trimble, Director of Library Services, Black Hawk College When we couldn't get the students to the library, we brought the library to the students. Black Hawk College's Adult Education programs have a strong focus on improving literacy skills.