Scholarship and Service

Presentations | Service to profession | Community Service

Presentations

  • Yarnetsky, J., Irwin, K., Qu, M. (2021, April) Free yourself from the database: Developing with a static site genera- tor. Webcon 2021 Conference. Online: University of Illinois.
  • Yarnetsky, J. & Morgan, A. (2020, October) Effects of high school location on first-year students’ research con- fidence and college readiness [poster presentation]. ALAO 2020 Conference. Online: Academic Library Association of Ohio. https://2020.alaoweb.org/posters/hs-location
  • Yarnetsky, J. (2020, April) Free yourself from the database: Developing with a static site generator [cancelled conference]. Webcon 2020 Conference. University of Illinois.
  • Yarnetsky, J. (2019, November) The last mile for web accessibility: Help making our content universally accessi- ble. ALAO 2019 Conference. Academic Libraries Association of Ohio Conference, Columbus OH.
  • Yarnetsky, J. & Revelle, A. (2019, November) Do You Need Help? The Implementation of Proactive Chat and its Effect on the Quantity and Quality of Reference Interactions. Academic Libraries Association of Ohio Conference, Columbus OH.
  • Yarnetsky, J. (2019, April) Make your online content accessible to all: Not just those who can see your library website, ACRL 2019. Association of College and Research Libraries, Cleveland OH.
  • Yarnetsky, J. (2019) LibA11y: A guide for making our library content accessible. Authored online resource. http://www.liba11y.org
  • Yarnetsky, J. (2017, July) CSS with Floaties On: Cascading style sheets for beginners [technology workshop]. TCLC Summer Camp. Tri-State College Library Cooperative, Gwynedd Valley PA
  • Yarnetsky, J. (2017, July) Customing LibGuides [technology workshop]. TCLC Summer Camp. Tri-State Col- lege Library Cooperative, Gwynedd Valley PA
  • Yarnetsky, J. (2015, March) Annotating digital exhibits [panel discussion and moderator]. THATCamp CC: The Humanities and Technologies Community Colleges, Philadelphia PA.
  • Yarnetsky, J. (2014, September). Digital Humanities on a Dime. [panel discussion and moderator] THATcamp Philly. The Humanities and Technologies, Philadelphia PA.
  • Yarnetsky, J. (2014, July) WordPress for your library [technology workshop]. TCLC Summer Camp. Tri-State College Library Cooperative, Blue Bell PA
  • Yarnetsky J. (2013, October) Betzwood Film Archives Project. VUStuff digital humanities conference. Villanova University, Villanova PA.
  • Yarnetsky, J. & Greene, L. (2012, October) Digital history best practices. MC3 Tech Conference. Montgomery County Community College, Blue Bell PA.
  • Yarnetsky, J. (2010, October) Digital Campus Academy: a multimedia faculty training camp. [discussion panel] MC3 Tech Conference. Montgomery County Community College, Blue Bell PA.
  • Yarnetsky, J. (2010, July) Using Facebook pages to promote your library [technology workshop]. TCLC Sum- mer Camp. Tri-State College Library Cooperative, Blue Bell PA.
  • Yarnetsky, J. & Barnes, J. (2009, April) Digital history: Lessons learned [invited presentation]. 2009 ILF Distrit Conference. Indiana Library Federation, Columbus IN.
  • Yarnetsky, J. (2008, October) Digital Projects using Omeka [invited presentation]. Open Source Repositories and Digital Libraries Conference. Indiana Online Users Group, Indianapolis IN.
  • Yarnetsky, J. & Barnes, J. (2008, August) River to Rails and our digital history projects lessons learned. [invited presentation] ILF Reference Division Conference. Indiana Library Federation, Fort Wayne IN.
  • Yarnetsky, J. (2008, April) Open Source: Free Lunch or Free Kittens? ILF District Conference. Indiana Library Federation, Madison IN.

Service to our profession

  • Code4Lib National Conference website committee (2021) documentarian and accessibility tester for conference website. https://2021.code4lib.org/
  • Speculative Futures on Post-Pandemic Libraries (2021), editorial assistant for digital project from the Technical, Electronic, and Digital Services Interest Group of the Academic Library Association of Ohio. https://futures.alaoweb.org/
  • Weave: Journal of Library User Experience (2019-present). Member of advisory board for this open-access, peer-reviewed journal for library user experience practitioners published by Uni- versity of Michigan Publishing.
  • Code4Lib Midwest Conference Planning Committee (2018) Committee member for with event planning and scheduling, budgeting, and website creation/maintenance.
  • Tri-State College Library Cooperative (2015-16) member of board of directors.
  • Barriers to Adoption of Online Learning Systems in Higher Education (2011) Researcher and report contributor for this Gates Foundation-funded study.
  • ILF Reference Division Board of Directors (2008-2010). Indiana Library Federation.
  • Member, Academic Libraries Association of Ohio, 2019-present.
  • Member, American Libraries Association, 2019-present.
  • Member Indiana Library Federation, 2003 to 2010.

Community Service

  • Friends of the Oxford Lane Library board of directors, 2019 to present
  • consultant and volunteer for Oxford Farmers Market on their website, social media, and online market, 2019 to present.
  • Assisting patrons at the Bucks County Free Library in Doylestown, Pa., every Tuesday evening with technology issues such as accessing the library’s e-book collections on their mobile devices.
  • Consulted with the the Bucks County Free Library on the purchase of “creation stations” — Macintosh computer systems for editing images, sound and video — for their teen patrons.
  • Maintain websites for non-profits in southern Indiana including the Jefferson County Historical Society, the Switzerland County Public Library, and the Madison Main Street Program.
  • Former board member of the Madison Main Street Program a non-profit stressing the economic revitalization of downtown Madison, Indiana.
  • Former member and chair of the Downtown Madison Historic District Board of Review, a municipal committee charged with reviewing structural and appearance changes in buildings and homes in the Historic Landmark District of Madison, Indiana.