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Melissa Smith

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Melissa Smith
Student Success Librarian and Liaison Librarian for Entertainment Arts

MLIS, University of British Columbia
BA (History), Kwantlen Polytechnic University

Melissa works closely with the Student Outreach & Community Engagement Librarian to provide new student engagement programming while spearheading programs to orient a wide variety of new students toward strong information literacy skills, and collaborates with other liaison librarians on information literacy best practices. She also provides specialized or subject specific research and instruction assistance for Entertainment Arts students and faculty. Additionally, she
temporarily manages the institutional repository (KORA).

Professional Interests:
- First Year Experience for postsecondary students
- Reflective and inquiry based instruction
- Open access and education

Personal Interests:
- Walking with her dog, Cooper
- Ballroom dancing
- Cycling

My Guides

Last update: Nov 27, 2023 287 views
Educational Studies
Last update: Nov 21, 2023 1916 views
Entertainment Arts
Last update: Oct 19, 2023 424 views
Last update: Sep 19, 2023 236 views

My Subject Specialties