ACRL/DVC: Bridging Information Literacy Skills: School and Academic Librarians in Conversation

  • April 16, 2015
  • 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Community College of Philadelphia 18th & Callowhill Streets. Center for Business and Industry Building, Room C2-28


  • An ACRL/DVC membership through June 30, 2016 is included in the non-member registration fee. Please indicate on the next page whether you would like this added benefit at no additional charge.

Please register by April 10th.
Registration is closed

Please join ACRL/DVC for a day of networking and learning from information literacy leaders who bridge the gap from high school to the college experience.  


9:00-9:30: Registration and coffee

9:30-10:30: Cathi Fuhrman, Library Department Supervisor, Hempfield School District, Landisville, PA.
The Model Curriculum for Pennsylvania School Library Programs: A Curricular Framework for School Librarians and Implementation in Practice.

10:30 - 11:15: Brenda Boyer, Teacher Librarian, Kutztown Senior High School, Kutztown, PA.
College Ready: Improving Research Skills through Collaboration.

11:15 - 11:30: Break

11:30-12:15: Tim Siftar, Liaison Librarian for Education, Computing & Informatics, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA.
A Summer Prep Sequence for Rising College Freshman.

12:15-1:30: Lunch and Business Meeting

1:30-3:00 Panel Discussion with:
Barbara Eshbach, Head Librarian, Penn State-York

Joel Burkholder, Instruction Librarian York College of Pennsylvania

Laura Wukovits, Library Director, HAAC, Central Pennsylvania Community College

Jeremiah Mercurio, Librarian and Visiting Assistant Professor, Haverford College

Sharon Smith, Adjunct Professor of Reading, Delaware County Community College

This project is made possible by a grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services as administered by the Pennsylvania Department of Education and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Tom Wolf, Governor, through the College and Research Division ( of PaLA. Show your appreciation by becoming a member of PaLA! And if you are a member – thank you! 

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