Melanie Parlette-Stewart is a Blended Learning Librarian at the University of Guelph Library. She can be reached at mparlett [at] uoguelph.ca.
Calling all Mentors and Mentees: OLA Mentor MatchApril 3, 2017
The OLA Mentoring Committee is dedicated to developing and implementing sustainable mentoring-related activities and services for OLA members and for library education programs in the province. The committee aims to provide programs and services related to career choices within libraries and librarianship, skills development related to the job application process and career-related guidance and support →
Adventures in Social Media: Lessons LearnedNovember 1, 2015
The University of Guelph Library uses social media to interact and have conversations with our undergraduate students and the larger campus community. We want to connect with students on platforms they’re comfortable with, in ways that we can’t through traditional platforms—like our website. We’ve learned five key things form our experiences over the last three →
Finding Love in Academic LibrariesApril 1, 2015
More than 75 students opened their hearts to the love of literature when the University of Guelph Library hosted a Blind Date with a Book event in February. The event highlighted the Library’s Gryph Reads pleasure reading collection, which opened to students, staff and faculty in July 2013. The collection is located on the main →