Lynn Lampert, Coordinator of Instruction & Information Literacy

Current Duties and Responsibilities:

My current duties and responsibilities include serving as a Library Faculty member, the Coordinator of Instruction & Information Literacy, and as a Bibliographer/Collection Developer, library liaison and guest lecturer for the following departments, programs and subject areas:

During each semester, I teach Information Literacy and Library Instruction to students in all of the above mentioned disciplines. I also assist students and faculty with their research.

I may frequently be out of my office for meetings and reference desk duties.  The best ways to reach me are via e-mail or phone at the e-mail address or phone number listed on this page. 

To request library materials click here on Library Request and complete the form.

 

Coordinator of Information Literacy & Instruction Duties:
 

As the Coordinator of Information Literacy & Instruction at the Oviatt Library, I work collaboratively with fellow library faculty members and teaching faculty to manage the library's information literacy instructional programs and insure that at all levels of the academic organization we are effectively implementing student centered and curriculum-integrated information literacy programming.  At CSUN Information Literacy strategies vary by department, but may include efforts based in Freshman Orientation/Seminar Courses, General Education Courses, Cornerstone and Capstone Classes in Each Discipline, or Information Competency Mastery Requirements. To learn more please visit: http://library.csun.edu/ResearchAssistance/InformationCompetence

Library Instructional Programming

The Oviatt Library has a robust instructional program that supports our information literacy programming.  Faculty can request a library lecture on research resources appropriate for specific subjects and individual classes. Call your Library Subject Specialist, use our instruction request form, or call 677-2277 to schedule. Please note: The library lecture is not officially scheduled until the librarian has made contact with the faculty member.

For our information literacy tutorial modules please visit: http://library.csun.edu/Guides/InfoLitTutorials

Current University Committees

Professional Activities & Memberships

Education

 

Publications & Awards

  • see my Curriculum Vitae for full listing of publications
  • 2014 Jolene Koester Team Award Winner in recognition of participation in Oviatt Library Transformation
  • University of California Regents Scholar, University of Californis Santa Barbara (1990-1994)
  • A. Russel Buchanan Award Recipient, Department of History and UCSB Alumni Association , 1994
     

Previous Positions & Duties

  • Interim Associate Dean, Oviatt Library (July 2014-July 2015)
  • Chair, Research, Instruction and Outreach Services (2005-2014), Oviatt Library, CSU Northridge
  • Coordinator of Instruction & Information Literacy (2001-July 2014; July 2015-present), Oviatt Library,CSU Northridge
  • Reference & Instructional Services Librarian (2001-present) Tenured & Full Librarian Status Achieved
    Oviatt Library, CSU Northridge
  • Bibliographer for History, Gender & Women's Studies, Jewish Studies, Hebrew
  • Information Specialist, California Lutheran University, (1998-2001)

Highlighted Presentations & Projects