Preparing and caring for those with disabilities, in disasters

November 16, 2014

This semester in crisis informatics has been eye-opening, each unit adding another layer of complexity, or showing another angle on information needs and behaviors during disasters. It has been energizing to see the work of groups like DIMRC and the Standby Task Force, and to think about the possibilities of technology and crowdsourcing, like the […]

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Collaboration for credit

August 16, 2012

A portion of the work towards my MLIS will be groupwork. Apparently I am not the only one made anxious by this — a large portion of the unit on personal skills focuses on the dynamics of groupwork, common pitfalls, and how to succeed. During the years I’ve been working, I’ve developed many of the […]

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