DePaul University Women's Basketball for the READ Campaign

Press and Other Campaign Mentions

Scott Walter, "Meet the Candidates for ALA President: Scott Walter," American Libraries, vol. 48, no. 3/4 (2017). Retrieved from https://americanlibrariesmagazine.org/2017/03/01/meet-the-candidates-for-ala-president-scott-walter/

[American Library Association]. (2017, January 22). 2017 ALA Midwinter - Presidential Candidates Forum. [Video File]. Retrieved from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v0gBGWD-1Sw

LITA, "Interview with Scott Walter, Candidate for ALA President, 2018-19" (January 26, 2017), retrieved from http://litablog.org/2017/01/interview-with-scott-walter/

American Library Association, "Meet the Candidates at Candidates Forum this Afternoon," Cognotes (January 21, 2017), retrieved from http://iebms.heiexpo.com/ala/ALAMW17CognotesSaturday.pdf

American Library Association, "Walter Announces Candidacy for 2018-19 ALA Presidency" [press release] (November 28, 2016), retrieved from http://www.ala.org/news/member-news/2016/11/walter-announces-candidacy-2018-19-ala-presidency


My Work Cited on this Site

Carol Tilley and Scott Walter, "What's in a Name?," College & Research Libraries, volume 77, no. 1 (2016)

Scott Walter, "'Distinctive Signifiers of Excellence': Library Services and the Future of the Academic Library," College & Research Libraries, volume 72, no. 1 (2011)

Scott Walter, "Improving Instruction: What Librarians Can Learn from the Study of College Teaching. In H. A, Thompson, ed., Currents and Convergence: Navigating the Rivers of Change: Proceedings of the Twelfth National Conference of the Association of College & Research Libraries, April 7 - 10, 2005, Minneapolis, Minnesota (pp. 363-379). Chicago: Association of College & Research Libraries.

Scott Walter, "Librarians as Teachers: A Qualitative Inquiry into Professional Identity," College & Research Libraries, volume 69, no. 1 (2008)

Scott Walter, "The Library as Ecosystem," Library Journal, volume 138, no. 16 (2008)

Scott Walter, "Moving Beyond Collections: Academic Library Outreach to Multicultural Student Centers," Reference Services Review, volume 33, no. 4 (2005)

Scott Walter and Lori Goetsch, Public Engagement [SPEC Kit No. 312]. Washington, DC: Association of Research Libraries (2009)


Other Work Cited on this Site

R. David Lankes, Expect More: Demanding Better Libraries for Today's Complex World (2012)

Barbara Kingsolver, "Trump Changed Everything. Now Everything Counts." The Guardian (November 23, 2016), retrieved from https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/nov/23/trump-changed-everything-now-everything-counts


What Am I Reading?

Robert Birnbaum, How Academic Leadership Works: Understanding Success and Failure in the College Presidency (1992)

What Did I Read Last?

Shirley Jackson, Shirley Jackson: Novels and Stories (2010)

Ray Bradbury, Fahrenheit 451 (60th anniversary edition) (2012)

James S. A. Corey, Leviathan Wakes (2011)

Adam Gidwitz, The Inquisitor's Tale: Or, The Three Magical Children and their Holy Dog (2016)

Sam Kean, The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements (2010)

What Books Am I Holding on the Cover Page?

Hugh Rawson, A Dictionary of Euphemisms & Other Doubletalk (1981)

The New York Public Library Performing Arts Desk Reference (1994)


What Am I Playing?

Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon (those of you who know me know that it was the desire to play Pokemon that encouraged my daughter to learn to read, so we think about gaming and literacy together in our house)