Interest Groups/Committees Details - Michigan Academic Library Association
Distance and Online Learning IG
The Distance and Online Learning Interest Group will endeavor to foster professional development skills through the promotion of learning and collaboration. Best practices in teaching and information delivery will also be shared. This IG will also advocate for products, benefits, and other services on behalf of interested Distance and Online Learning IG members so that participants can better serve their schools and other constituents.

Topics to be included under this heading include, but are not limited to, the following:
Embedded librarianship
Distance and/or online learning
Delivery systems
Virtual reference
Online learning support
Virtual labs/applications/tools

These topics will be discussed as they apply to both physical and virtual environments.
Primary Contact:
Elizabeth Walker-Papke
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Interest Groups/Committees Member Information
Elizabeth Walker-Papke
(IG Chair)
Emily Hayes
(IG Vice Chair, Vice Chair)
Jennifer Mikesell
Caitlin Benallack
(IGCC Liaison)
Michelle Strasz
Lisa Anderson
Ms. Nadine Anderson
Ms. Stacy Anderson
Ms April Barres
Mary Beeker
Suzanne Bernsten
Saxony Betts
Ms Teresa Biegun
Ms Veronica Bielat
Meredith Bishop
Jennifer Blossey
Doreen Bradley
Tyra Briscoe
Elizabeth Bucciarelli
Kyle Ceci
Zia Davidian
Thad Dickinson
Brent Domann
Barbara Harvey
Ms. Alexandra Hauser
Margaret Hoogland
Mrs Loretta Hunter
Heidi Keppen Palmer
Colleen Kothbauer
Heather Ladiski
Mr. Jeff Lash
Molly Ledermann
Denise Leyton
Ms Rocio Lopez
Prof. Elizabeth Lorbeer
Emily Mageski
Bill Marino
Sandra McCarthy
Sophia McFadden-Keesling
Ms Rhonda McGinnis
Ms Lisa McKessy
Jane Meland
Jennifer Mikesell
Samantha Minnis
Ms. Amanda Nichols Hess
Caryn Noel
Ms. Mary O'Kelly
Elizabeth Pepper
Barbara Platts
Ms Michelle Rau
Dr. Michele Reid
Mrs. Michelle Roberts
Ashley Rosener
Valerie Salazar
Ms. Jane Scales
Ms. Erica Schiller
Ms Alexis Smith
Jill Spreitzer
Michael Strahan
Duane Strojny
Liz Svoboda
Ms. Laura Taylor
Sara Volmering
Dawn Winans