Some presentation materials are archived in the UTA ResearchCommons. Others are available in SlideShare.

Invited Presentations

“Transforming Higher Education with Open Educational Resources.” Keynote presentation at Advancing Teaching and Learning with Technology Symposium. Sponsored by the Center for Teaching and Learning at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis.  November 8, 2019.

“Imagine a World Where All Content is Open: Implications for E-Resource Management and Discovery.” ALCTS Scholarly Communication Interest Group panel presentation at American Library Association Annual Conference 2019 (with Emma Molls, Sunshine Carter, Jeffrey Daniels, and Wendy Robertson). Washington, D.C. June 22, 2019.

“Building an Educated Community with OER.” Panel presentation at Texas Library Association Conference. Sponsored by the Texas State Library and Archives Commission. Dallas, TX. April 6, 2018.

“OER Mentors Guided Discussion Lightning Round.” Panel discussion at “E”ffordability Summit. Hosted at the University of Wisconsin-Stout. Menomonie, WI. March 26, 2018.

“Open to All: Building Partnerships to Improve OER Accessibility.” Keynote presentation at“E”ffordability Summit. Hosted at the University of Wisconsin-Stout. Menomonie, WI. March 26, 2018.

“Taking OER Mainstream.” Panel presentation at CAmpus Market EXpo (CAMEX). Dallas, TX. March 3, 2018.

“Strategic Dialogue: A Couse Material Mindshift: What is Expected of Leaders in Course Materials.” “Provocateur” presentation at CAMEX. Dallas, TX. March 2, 2018.

“Intersectional Opportunities in Open Educational Resources.” Sponsored presentation at Libraries’ Information Literacy Annual Conference (LILAC). Swansea, UK. April 10, 2017.

“Intersections Open House: What Are the Intersections of Scholarly Communication and Information Literacy, and What Can They Do for You?” Workshop showcase at ACRL 2017 (with Maryam Fakouri, Emma Molls, and John Watts). Baltimore, MD. March 24, 2017.

“What We Talk About When We Talk About OER.” UTA Libraries Copyright Conference. Arlington, TX. October 28, 2016.

Conference Presentations

“Supporting OER Creation.” Breakout session at Open Education Texas: Policy, Practice, and Potential. Sponsored by Virtual College of Texas. Austin, TX. August 8, 2019.

“How Library Publishers and Open Source Tools Can Reshape Academic Publishing.” Presentation at Library Publishing Forum (with Steel Wagstaff, Hugh McGuire, and Heather Staines). Vancouver, Canada. May 9, 2019.

“Straw Men vs Good Points: Understanding the Arguments for Inclusive Access Models.” Presentation at Open Education Conference (with Bob Butterfield, Amy Hofer, and Billy Meinke). Niagara Falls, NY. October 12, 2018.

“Access for Whom? OER and Disability Services.” Presentation at Open Education Conference (with Joshua Mitchell). Niagara Falls, NY. October 10, 2018.

“Beyond Open Connections: Leveraging Information Literacy to Increase Impact of Open Education.” Presentation at Open Education Global (with Billy Meinke). Delft, Netherlands. April 25, 2018.

“Intersections Big and Small: A Review of Three Projects that Merge Scholarly Communication and Information Literacy.” Presentation at LILAC. Swansea, UK. April 11, 2017.

“Exploring International Open Educational Practices.” Presentation at OER17 (with Beck Pitt, Bea de los Arcos, and Martin Weller). London, UK. April 5, 2017.

Panel Contributions

“Meta Lessons: What OER Advocates Can Learn from Collaborative OER Creation.” Panel presentation at Open Education Conference (with Sarah Hare, Jessica Kirschner, Jessica Dai, and Emily Frank). Phoenix, AZ. October 31, 2019.

“Price Transparency: State Approaches to No Cost/Low Cost Course Catalog Designators.” Panel presentation at Open Education Conference (with Kevin Corcoran, Jeffrey Gallant, Amy Hofer, Boyoung Chae, Ann Fiddler, Michael Daly, and James Glapa-Grossklag). Phoenix, AZ. October 31, 2019.

“Deconstructing the Syllabus: Re-envisioning Digital Learning with the Shift to Canvas.” Panelpresent ation at Region 11 Leveraging Canvas Conference (with Peggy Semingson, Kim Breuer, Cynthia Kilpatrick, LaShaunn Bold, and Brian Brown). White Settlement, TX. June 13, 2019.

“Working at the Intersections of Information Literacy and Scholarly Communication.” Panel presentation at ACRL 2019 (with Merinda Kaye Hensley, Sarah Hare, and Amanda Makula). Cleveland, OH. April 11, 2019.

“Complementary and Necessarily Bundled: Leveraging Partnerships to Bring Open Pedagogy to Scale.” Presentation at Open Education Conference (with Sarah Cohen, Amy Hofer, and Quill West). Anaheim, CA. October 11, 2017.

“Transforming First-Year Information Literacy: Understanding Authority in a Sea of Information.” Panel presentation at ACRL 2017 (with Jill Becker, Stephanie Gamble, and Sofia Leung). Baltimore, MD. March 24, 2017.

Poster Presentations

“Librarians as OER Advocates and Leaders.” Poster presentation at ACRL 2019 (with Will Cross, Stephanie Quail, Elaine Thornton, Christopher Barnes, Devin Soper, and Talea Anderson). Cleveland, OH. April 12, 2019.

“Students Take the Wheel: Exploring the Products and Processes of a Service-Learning Partnership with Undergraduates.” Poster presentation at ACRL 2017. Baltimore, MD. March 24, 2017.


“OER Course Marking in Texas.” Digital Higher Education Consortium of Texas webcast (with Scott Hochberg). Moderated by Ursula Pike. March 4, 2020.

“Partnering to Build a Sustainable OER Program.” Belt and Road Open Education Learning Week Webinar Series hosted by Belt and Road International Community for Open Educational Resources and Smart Learning Institute, Beijing Normal University, China. June 26, 2018.

“Collaborating Across Institutions to Advance Open Education.” SPARC Webcast (with Mark McBride, Amanda Coolidge, and Grace Atkins). Moderated by Katie Steen. March 7, 2018.

“Successful OER Adoption Models: Academic Libraries Leading the Way.” SPARC Webcast (with Anita Walz, Kathy Labadorf, and Olivia Reinauer). Moderated by Brady Yano. March 29, 2017.

“Crossing Paths: An Introduction to the Intersections” ACRL Intersections of Scholarly Communication and Information Literacy Webcast for Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP) (with Emma Molls). March 3, 2017.