2022 Spring Directors Institute

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2022 Spring Directors Institute

04/15/2022 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

Save the date for an in-person directors institute in Lawrence. Two great presenters are scheduled for this all day event.

Community Assessment with Keith Rocci

Data Visualization with Linda Hofschire

Keith Rocci is an academic librarian with three advanced degrees. Keith is the Distance Education Library Department Head at Pima Community College. He has been in a library leadership role since July, 2015. He has taught at the undergraduate and graduate level since 2005. Since August, 2010, he has been teaching for Emporia State University. He also teaches for the EDU Department at Pima CC. He has written one book (Library Research Strategies, 2013) and has presented at three national library conferences. (Internet Librarian, Computers in Libraries and ACRL)

Linda Hofschire is the Director of the Colorado State Library’s Library Research Service (link is external) (LRS). She has more than 20 years of experience working in social science research and evaluation. At LRS, she manages a variety of research and evaluation projects including outcome-based evaluations of state library programs, and a national training event, the Research Institute for Public Libraries (link is external) (RIPL). She also serves as the chair of ALA’s Committee on Research and Statistics. She has an MA and PhD in Mass Media from Michigan State University, where she received extensive training in research methods and statistics, and an MLIS from the University of Illinois. She is passionate about making data accessible and meaningful to users.


9:00 am - 3:30 pm