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Laurie Baumgardner

Collection Development and OER Librarian

March 2020

Ms. Baumgardner was recently awarded a grant by the NACS Foundation to attend the 2020 Textbook Affordability Conference at San Diego State University. The NACS supports initiatives that make education programs accessible to a wide range of professionals.

October 2019

Mrs. Baumgardner was elected president of the Library Resources affinity group for the NCICU Library Collaborative.

August 2018

On September 27, 2017, Laurie Baumgardner presented a paper at the OCLC WMS Global Community + User Group (International) Conference in Dublin, OH, entitled “The Acquisitions Module: Why Use It? And Best Practices (Let’s Talk).” She also led training sessions on Open Educational Resources (OERs) at the 2017 Faculty Retreat, at the 2018 CETL Summer Institute, in library training sessions (November 30, 2017, and March 22, 2018), and in personal sessions requested by faculty.