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Emily Underwood

Research and Instruction Librarian
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Emily Underwood
Contact:
315.781.3014

Emily Underwood is one of the Research and Instruction Librarians here at Hobart and William Smith Colleges. She earned her masters degree in library science from Simmons College. Teaching information literacy is one of her passions. She is also especially interested in health literacy and doing what she can to help dismantle the stigma surrounding mental health. In her spare time she enjoys reading leadership and management books as well as taking her dog on long walks.

Teaching Strategies:
Emily likes to employ a variety of active and flipped learning strategies in her instruction. She believes that students learn better by doing and by teaching each other. Some of the strategies that she's used include:
  • Games
  • Videos
  • Collaborative brainstorming
  • Teach one another
  • Concept mapping
  • Cooperative group work
  • Think, pair, share
  • K, W, L charts
  • Polling and quizzes

To discuss integrating research skills into your course or to request instruction, please fill out this form:http://library.hws.edu/instruction_menu

To make a research appointment fill out this form:http://libcal.hws.edu/appointments/

My Guides

Mar 11, 2020 79
Apr 13, 2020 113
Jun 15, 2020 76
Mar 11, 2020 37
Jun 15, 2020 508
Apr 3, 2020 17
Mar 11, 2020 319
Mar 11, 2020 566
Mar 26, 2020 171
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Apr 3, 2020 18
Mar 26, 2020 64
Jul 7, 2020 66
Mar 11, 2020 16
Mar 11, 2020 217
Apr 3, 2020 213
Apr 3, 2020 36
Mar 19, 2020 80
Mar 11, 2020 18
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