My current duties include serving as Coordinator of Outreach Services for the Oviatt Library and as a Library liaison and bibliographer/collection developer for the following departments and programs:
- Journalism Research Resources
- JOUR 372: Diversity and the Media
- JOUR 390: Freedom of the Press
- JOUR 480: History of American News Media
- JOUR 620 and 630: Mass Media Analysis and Criticism
Instruction for EOP Bridge Courses
Instruction for local high school classes
- Request a library instruction session: Library Instruction Request Form
- Oviatt Library Tours
- Campus Tour Information
- Oviatt Library Advanced Placement High School Program
- Teachers and Teacher Librarians - Guidelines for Designing and Implementing Effective Library Research Assignments
- Information for CSUN Parents
Meyers-Martin, Coleen and Laurie Borchard. (Nov. 2015) "The Finals Stretch: Exams Week Library Outreach Surveyed," Reference Services Review, 43 (4).
Houdyshell, Mara L. and Coleen Meyers-Martin. (Nov. 2015) "Just Give Us 10 Minutes! A Curriculum Center Takes Its Message on the Road," College & Research Libraries News, 76 (10).
Meyers-Martin, Coleen and Lynn D. Lampert. (Sept. 2015) "If You Build It Will They Come: Marketing a New Library Space," book chapter in Creative Library Marketing and Publicity Best Practices. Eds. Robert Lackie and M. Sandra Wood with Rowman & Littlefield.
Lampert, Lynn D. and Coleen Martin. (October 2014). Let's Give Them Something to Tweet About: Marketing Strategies. Presented at the Internet Librarian Annual Conference, Monterey, CA.
Meyers-Martin, Coleen and Lynn D. Lampert. (2013) "Mind the Gap: Academic Library Outreach and EOP," Reference Services Review, 42 (2).
Meyers-Martin, Coleen and Lynn D. Lampert. (March 2013) “Promoting Faculty Adoption of E-Learning Solutions and Library Services Through Streaming Videos,” book chapter in E-Learning in Libraries: Best Practices with Rowman & Littlefield/Scarecrow Press.
Meyers-Martin, Coleen, Eric Garcia and Marc McPhee. (Summer-Winter 2012) “Information Literacy Outreach: Building a High School Program at California State University Northridge,” Education Libraries, 35, 34-47.
Meyers-Martin, Coleen. (2012) “One-Minute Video: Marketing Your Library to Faculty,” Reference Services Review, 40 (4), 589-600.
Lampert, Lynn, D., Susanna Eng-Ziskin and Coleen Martin. (June 2012) “Exploring the Unmapped Information Literacy Terrain: Planning Transitions and Programming for Future Reference, Outreach and Instructional Services,” Presented at LOEX of the West, Burbank, CA.
Lampert, Lynn D. and Coleen Martin. (November 2011). Can You Hear Us Now: Building Relationships Between Academic and School Libraries. Presented at the California School Library Association Annual Conference, Pasadena, CA.
Meyers-Martin, Coleen. (September/October 2011). 5 Ways To Use Your College Library. NextStepU Magazine. New York ed. 40.
Houdyshell, Mara L. and Coleen Meyers-Martin. (Spring 2010). You Go Girl! Heroines in Newberry Award Medal Winners. Children and Libraries. 8 (1), 25-31.
Martin, Coleen, Eric Garcia and Marc McPhee. (May 2010). Reaching Out to the Community: Oviatt Library and LAUSD. Presented at the Michael D. Eisner Education Colloquium, California State University Northridge.
Meyers-Martin, Coleen and Jennie Quinonez-Skinner. (January 2010) General Database Library Instruction for ESL Students, Teaching Non-Traditional Learners: Tools for Creative Instruction, Ed. Helene Gold. Library Instruction Publications, January 2010.
Lampert, Lynn, D., Katherine Dabbour and Coleen Martin. (October 2009). Reaching Outside K-16 Classrooms: The Management and Assessment of Library Outreach Services. Presented at the California Library Association Annual Conference, Pasadena, CA.
Mendes, Luiz, Marcia Henry and Coleen Martin. (February 2009). MetaLib X-Server Implementation @ CSUN. Presented at Ex Libris Southwest User Group (eSWUG) Camarillo, CA.
Mendes, Luiz, Marcia Henry and Coleen Martin. (July 2008). MetaLib X-Server Implementation @ CSUN: Metasearch to Multisearch. Poster presented at Ex Libris Users of North America (ELUNA) Conference, Long Beach, CA.
Master of Library and Information Science
San Jose State University
Bachelor of Arts, Political Science
Cal Poly Pomona University