Donna Goodwyn, MLIS

Head of Reference, A.C. Buehler Library

Elmhurst College, 190 Prospect, Elmhurst, IL 60126

Office, LIB 105 / Office Phone: (630) 617-3171 donnamg at elmhurst.edu

Professional Experience:

A.C. Buehler Library, Elmhurst College
Associate Librarian, Head of Reference
Assistant Professor August 1990-Present

Elmhurst College
First Year Seminar Program, Faculty
2009 to present

Elmhurst College
Department of Education, Adjunct Faculty
2003 to present

Elmhurst College
Department of English, Adjunct Faculty
1996 to present

Hinsdale Public Library, Hinsdale, IL
Reference Librarian
July 1988-August 1990
Reference services, interlibrary loan, audio-visual materials, reference material acquisitions, and general book selection.

Hinsdale Central High School, Hinsdale, IL
Computer Conversion Assistant
Summer 1988
Conversion of the card catalog to an online Scribe Software System


Education:

Master of Library and Information Science, Dominican University 1989

Bachelors of Arts, Art History, Northern Illinois University 1986

Semester Abroad, University of Kent and Christ Church College, Canterbury, England 1984

Associates of Arts, in Education, College of DuPage 1983



Publications, Presentations, Conferences, Workshops, and Other Professional Contributions

Invited Presentations for the Associate Colleges of Illinois, 2006 – 2010

Teacher Induction Academy ~ Technology Tricks and Tips for the Classroom

& Discipline Specific Resources on the Web

 

April 16, 2010 Lewis University, (Oak Brook Campus), Oak Brook, IL

 

January 29, 2010 Dominican University (Main Campus), River Forest, IL

 

December 4, 2009 Lewis University, (Oak Brook Campus), Oak Brook, IL

 

September 18, 2009 Dominican University (Main Campus), River Forest, IL

 

April 25, 2008 North Park University (Magnuson Center), Chicago, IL


February 8, 2008 North Park University (Magnuson Center), Chicago, IL


December 14, 2007 North Park University (Magnuson Center), Chicago, IL


September 28, 2007 Dominican University (Priory Campus), River Forest, IL


April 20, 2007 Dominican University (Priory Campus), River Forest, IL


February 2, 2007 Dominican University (Priory Campus), River Forest, IL


December 1, 2006 Dominican University (Priory Campus), River Forest, IL


September 22, 2006 Dominican University (Priory Campus), River Forest, IL

 

June 24-29, 2010, American Library Association 2009 Annual Conference, Washington, D.C.

 

June 26, 2010, ACRL/LLAMA Joint Awards Presentation, Excellence in Academic Libraries Award, College Category: A.C. Buehler Library, Elmhurst College.

 

June 18, 2010, ACI’s Annual Summer Institute for Educators 2010 -“Community Building: Inviting Students into Our Classroom” invited presentation: New Technology Tools and Internet Resources to Enhance Classroom Learning and More, Trinity Christian College, Palos Heights, IL.

 

June 10, 2010, Games, Learning, & Society Conference, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI

 

June 16, 2010 LIBRAS Reference Sig Group Annual Meeting, Elmhurst, IL

 

May 26, 2010, Dominican Summer Intern Interview with Liz Novak, Elmhurst, IL

 

May 17, 2010, Reading Day, Technology Workshop for Faculty, A.C. Buehler Library, Elmhurst College, Elmhurst, IL

 

May 23, 2010, Tech Forum Conference, Eaglewood Resort, Itasca, IL

 

April 16, 2010, Spring Gaming Night Extravaganza in collaboration with GEEC, Gaming Elite of Elmhurst College, A.C. Buehler Library, Elmhurst, IL

 

February 25-26, 2010, ICE, Illinois Computing Educators Conference, Connecting to the World of Tomorrow, Pheasant Run Resort, St. Charles, IL

 

December 9, 2009, Dominican Spring Intern Interview with Drew Smith, Elmhurst, IL

 

December 14, 2009, Reading Day, Technology Workshop for Elmhurst College Faculty.

Sustainable Teaching: How Can We Use Technology to Manage Our Natural Resources, Elmhurst College, Elmhurst, IL.

 

October 16, 2009, Gaming Night Extravaganza in collaboration with GEEC, Gaming Elite of Elmhurst College and with my FYS100-13, Games, Culture, and Learning Class, A.C. Buehler Library, Elmhurst, IL

 

August 31, 2009, Dominican Summer Intern Interview with Wade Stewart, Elmhurst, IL

 

August 26, 2009, FYS Big Questions, Science Center, Elmhurst College, Elmhurst, IL

September 12, 2008, Gaming Night Extravaganza, A.C. Buehler Library, Elmhurst College, Elmhurst, Illinois

July 10-11, 2008 Games & Learning & Society Conference, Madison, Wisconsin

May 19, 2008 Technology Workshop for Reading Day, Teacher Tube, Library, Elmhurst College, Elmhurst, Illinois

May 1, 2008 LOEX, Academic Library Conference Hosts, Library, Elmhurst College, Elmhurst, Illinois

April 18, 2008, Gaming Night Extravaganza, A.C. Buehler Library, Elmhurst College, Elmhurst, Illinois

March 27, 2008, IACRL, Panel participant at the Illinois Association of College and Research Libraries Leading the Way in the Classroom: Librarians as Teachers in a Small College, Bloomington, Illinois

February 29th, 2008, ICE, Illinois Computing in Education Conference, St. Charles, Illinois

February 29, 2008, Gaming Night Extravaganza, A.C. Buehler Library, Elmhurst College, Elmhurst, Illinois

February 27, 2008, ICE, Illinois Computing in Education Pre-Conference Workshop, Integrating Digital Resources into Your Curriculum, St. Charles, Illinois

December 10, 2007, Reading Day, Podcasting, Technology Workshop for Elmhurst College Faculty, Library, Elmhurst College, Elmhurst, Illinois

November 9, 2007, First Gaming Night Extravaganza, A.C. Buehler Library, Elmhurst College, Elmhurst, Illinois

July 22 - July 24, 2007, American Library Association, Tech Source Gaming Conference, Rosemont, Illinois

June 14, 2007 Good Teaching Online Workshop, Computer Science and Technology Center, Elmhurst College, Elmhurst, Illinois

June 4, 2007 Grant Writing Workshop, Science Center, Elmhurst College, Elmhurst, Illinois

May 14, 2007, Reading Day, Technology Presentation, Library, Elmhurst College, Elmhurst, Illinois

March 29-31, 2007 ACRL, Association of College and Research Libraries Annual Convention, Baltimore, Maryland

November 20, 2006 ACI, Associated Colleges of Illinois, Mentor Online training meeting, Dominican University, River Forest, Illinois

November 2 - 4, 2006, Information Literacy at Elmhurst College:" Alive in the Bubble." Invited Presentation at Making Connections: 2006 Wisconsin Library Association Annual Convention, Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin

October 22nd, 2004, PowerPoint for Educators Presentation for ASCD Association of Elmhurst College, Elmhurst College, Elmhurst College, Elmhurst, Illinois

April 19, 2004, Academic Librarians for the 21st Century: The Small College Library as a Crucible for the Future of the Profession". IACRL Spring Conference, Oak Brook, Illinois.

April 19-21, 2004, IACRL Spring Conference Committee Member, 2003-2004, Oak Brook, Illinois.

April 19, 2004, Moderator for IACRL Spring Conference, Oak Brook, Illinois. Session entitled: So You Think You're Ready for Assessment: Now Here is the Prerequisite

April 7, 2004, Information Literacy Summit at Moraine Valley Community College, Palos Hills, Illinois

January, 2004, "Virtually Ready' an investigation of virtual reference service by the Suburban Library System, Burr Ridge, Illinois

April, 2002, IACRL Conference in Oak Brook, Illinois

April, 2000, ACRL National Conference in Denver, Colorado

July, 2000, American Library Association Conference in Chicago, Illinois

November, 1999, Invited presentation and campus tour for The Suburban Library System, Zone 1 Reference Librarians, Elmhurst College, Elmhurst, Illinois

October, 1999, "Discovering the Internet" presentation (with Anne Jordan-Baker) for the Annual Elmhurst College Staff Development Day, Elmhurst College, Elmhurst, Illinois

October, 1999, The Illinois Library Association Conference in Chicago, Illinois

July/August, 1999, "The Internet and Web Board Discussion Board" workshops (with Anne Jordan-Baker) for Elmhurst College Math and Science Academy, Elmhurst, Illinois

November, 1998, "LOEX Conference Experience" LIBRAS Bibliographic Special Interest Group panel member, North Park College, Chicago, Illinois

July/August, 1998, "Library and Computer Literacy" Workshops for the Elmhurst College Math and Science Academy, Elmhurst, Illinois

May, 1998, 26th National LOEX: Library Orientation Exchange Conference in Ypsilanti, Michigan

February, 1998, "Disability Awareness and Technology Workshop" for Fifth Annual Excellence in Teaching Day, Elmhurst College, Elmhurst, Illinois,

September, 1997, Project TiLT, Teaching in Learning and Technology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois

June, 1997. Managing a Website, Northern Illinois University and Suburban Library System, Glenview, Illinois

December 1996, Copyright Law in the Age of Technology, Metropolitan Library Systems, Burr Ridge, Illinois

February, 1994, "Look Who's Talking': Communication over the Internet" and "Publisher's Catalogs on the Internet", LIBRAS Internet Resource Workshop, Lake Forest College, Lake Forest Illinois

January, 1994, "Women from the North in the Civil War" presentation for "The Female Experience" Interim course, Elmhurst College, Elmhurst, Illinois

September, 1993 "The Women of the North in the Civil War" Elmhurst College Speakers Bureau, presentation for the Daughters of the American Revolution, Hinsdale, Illinois

May, 1993, 21st National LOEX Bibliographic Instruction Conference, Racine, Wisconsin

May, 1992, "The Reference Interview: Easy as A.B.C.. or is it?" presentation (with Linda Pierschalla) for the Suburban Library System, Burr Ridge, Illinois

February, 1992, Earlham College and Eckerd College Bibliographic Instruction Conference, Eckerd College, St. Petersburg, Florida


Book Reviews:

September, 2009, Pearson Teacher Education, Textbook Review

Review of the book Pocket Guide to Herbal Remedies. E-STREAMS [Online], 6, (6), June 2004. Available: http://www.e-streams.com

Review of the book Carnivorous Plants of the United States and Canada. E-STREAMS [Online], 7, (3), March 2004. Available: http://www.e-streams.com

Review of the book Bulbs. E-STREAMS [Online], 6, (7), July 2003. Available: http://www.e-streams.com

Planning the Model Small College Library for the 21st Century? IACRL conference program. April, 2002

"The Academic Library and Faculty/Librarian Collaboration: Can't We All Just Get Along?" ~ (Poster Presentation by Donna Goodwyn, Ayanna Gaines, and Jennifer Paliatka) Presented at the Illinois Library Association Conference, September 28, 2002 (Best viewed in Internet Explorer.)

Review of the book Modern Advanced Mathematics for Engineers. E-STREAMS [Online], 5, (5), May 2002. Available: http://www.e-streams.com

Review of the book Positional Release Techniques. E-STREAMS [Online], 4, (8), August 2001. Available: http://www.e-streams.com

Review of the book Texas Environmental Almanac. E-STREAMS [Online], 4, (3), March 2001. Available: http://www.e-streams.com

Review of the book Rivers of Texas. E-STREAMS [Online], 3, May 31, 2000. Available: http://www.e-streams.com

Review of the book Victorian American Women, 1840-1880 by Karen Rae Mehaffey. The Reenactor's Journal, Volume 4, Issue 8, August 1993, page 25.

  

College Service

Ombuds Committee, elected Class of 2011

2005-2008, Faculty Council, Chair of Faculty Council, Spring, 2007

2008, Member of Associate Dean of the Faculty Search Committee

1998- present, Faculty Women's Caucus

1998-2004, Dean's Task Force on Disability Services

1998-2003, Holocaust Guestship Committee

2003-2004, General Education Committee

2002-2005, Admission, Retention, and Financial Aid Committee

1999-2001, Student Government Association (Council)

1991-2001, Representative to the Board of Trustees Investment Committee

1996-1998, Committee on Committees

1997, Search Committee for Vice President of Academic Affairs and Dean of Faculty

1992-1994, Elmhurst College Association

1994-1996, Student Affair Council

1992-1996, Cultural Life Committee

1992 -1993, Protection Services Committee

1992-1995, Salary & Benefits Subcommittee of Faculty Council

1993-1995, Speakers Bureau of Elmhurst College

1991- 1992 Honors Program



Membership in Professional Organizations

American Libraries Association Member

Association of College & Research Libraries Member

ILA Illinois Library Association Member 1988- present

I.C.E. Illinois Computing Educators Member

IACRL 2004 Conference Committee Member

Illinois Library Association Awards Committee Member 2001

Illinois Library Association Membership Committee, Academic Representative 1994-1996

IACRL Division member

IACRL-Publications and Communications Committee member, 1992-1994

CCMCC Cooperative Collection Management Coordinating Committee for Illinois, 1994-1997

LIBRAS, consortium of small, private, liberal arts colleges in the Chicago area

LIBRAS ~ Reference Special Interest Group member, 1992-present, Chair, 1993-1994, Co-Chair, 1999-2000

Cooperative Collection Development Committee member, 1993-1994

Reference and Interlibrary Loan Committee member, 1991-1995S

Suburban Library System Reference Service Advisory Committee, 1996-1997

Chicago Library Club member, 1992-1995

Dupage Librarian's Association member, 1993-1995