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Emily Underwood

She, Her
Research and Instruction Librarian
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Emily Underwood
She, Her

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

She also has experience providing online instruction in both synchronous and asynchronous modalities.

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

Anthropology
Last update: Jun 17, 2021 81 views
Asian Studies
Last update: Jun 17, 2021 80 views
Biology
Last update: Jul 7, 2021 148 views
Chemistry
Last update: Jul 7, 2021 77 views
Classics
Last update: Jul 6, 2021 34 views
Economics
Last update: Jun 17, 2021 570 views
Last update: Jul 26, 2021 984 views
Environmental Studies
Last update: Jul 7, 2021 141 views
Geoscience
Last update: Jun 17, 2021 34 views
German Area Studies
Last update: Jun 17, 2021 37 views
Last update: Jul 27, 2021 540 views
Last update: Jun 17, 2021 17 views
Last update: Jul 21, 2021 280 views
Music
Last update: Jun 17, 2021 83 views
Physics
Last update: Jun 17, 2021 13 views
Psychological Science
Last update: Jul 26, 2021 620 views
Religious Studies
Last update: Jul 26, 2021 91 views
Russian Area Studies
Last update: Jul 12, 2021 49 views
Last update: Jun 17, 2021 60 views
Theatre
Last update: Jun 17, 2021 105 views
Writing and Rhetoric
Last update: Jun 17, 2021 113 views
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