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Wednesday, June 6 • 15:30 - 16:15
D3 - This was actually fun!: Engaging users in conversations about digital literacy

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This interactive presentation highlights pop-up programming designed to improve 21st century digital literacies. The session includes an overview of activity development and reflections on its success. Participants will explore light-touch digital literacy games on their personal devices and take home tools to recreate similar programming at their library.



Cette présentation interactive met l’accent sur la programmation « pop-up » conçue pour améliorer la littératie numérique au 21e siècle. La séance comprend un aperçu de l’élaboration des activités et des réflexions sur son succès. Les participants exploreront des jeux d’alphabétisation numérique sur leurs appareils mobiles personnels et rapporteront des outils à la maison pour recréer des programmes semblables dans leur bibliothèque.

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Madisson Goldhawk

Library Assistant, Research and Instructional Services, Western Libraries
Madisson Goldhawk works at the Taylor Library of Western Libraries, supporting the STEM and health science faculties. Her library career has included work in both public and academic libraries with a consistent focus on the provision of user services and a keen interest in library... Read More →
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Erin Johnson

Library Assistant, Research and Instructional Services, Western Libraries
Prior to a career in libraries, Erin Johnson worked as an entrepreneur and freelance photographer for many years. She enjoys living in London, Ontario, taking in the local art and music scene, and spending quality time with friends and family. Johnson has a diploma in Applied Photography... Read More →
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Lillian Rigling

Research and Instructional Services Librarian, Western Libraries
Lillian Rigling is a Research & Instructional Services Librarian at Western Libraries. Previously, she held a position as a fellow at NCSU Libraries where she was cross-appointed in the Copyright and Digital Scholarship Center and the User Experience Department. She writes and speaks... Read More →