Author: Terry Taylor

“Opening” Education at DePaul

Following the 2014 Teaching and Learning Conference, the DePaul University Library made a strategic commitment to engaging with colleagues across the university to promote greater use of open education resources, including open access journal and books, freely-available media and learning objects, and open textbooks. What began as a commitment years

Open Educational Resources Expand Faculty and Student Options

Over the past decade, faculty across the country have worked to address concerns about the cost of educational materials for students as well as to explore the opportunities for new approaches to teaching through the use of open educational resources (OERs). Jos Antonio Bowen, author of Teaching Naked, and keynote

Linda Morrissett, Director of Library to Retire

Linda Morrissett, Director of Libraries, will be retiring after fourteen years at DePaul.  Linda came to DePaul in 1997 as the Associate Director for Library Collections and Access Services.  For the past nine years Linda has served as the Library Director, a period of time that spans two strategic planning

New in the Library’s Administration

Megan Bernal is the Library’s Associate Director for Library Information and Discovery Systems, an area of responsibility covering the Library’s many information systems such as the catalog and integrated library management system Voyager, the institutional repository Via powered by Bepress, and digital library platform ContentDM.  She also strategizes innovative ways