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Amanda Hornby: Education & Background

Teaching & Learning Program Librarian

Education, Professional Memberships & Awards


  • Master of Library and Information Science, University of Washington Information School, Seattle, WA
  • Bachelor of Arts, English, Lewis & Clark College, Portland, OR

Professional memberships

  • American Library Association, Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL), 2003-present
  • National committee appointments and awards:
  • Chair, ACRL IS Information Literacy Best Practices Committee, 2011-2013
  • Member, ACRL IS Information Literacy Best Practices Committee, 2009-2013
  • Member, ACRL Information Literacy Professional Development Committee, 2010-2013
  • Member, ACRL 15th National Conference Innovations Committee, 2010-2011
  • 2009 ALA ACRL Emerging Leader Program Participant
  • Co-Chair, ACRL Media Resources Discussion Group, 2008-2009
  • Member, ACRL EBSS Communication Studies Committee, 2005-2009
  • Member, ACRL 14th National Conference Local Arrangements Sub-Committee, 2007-2009

Technology skills

  • Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint; XML, HTML, CSS, Content Management Systems, LibGuides; Photoshop; Refworks, Zotero, Mendeley.
  • Facility with social media and new technologies, including blog management, and social media and networking tools.
  • Facility with screencasting software for online tutorial creation, including Jing and Camtasia.

Languages spoken

  • French (conversant)

Need help? Ask Amanda!

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Amanda Hornby
Odegaard Undergraduate Library
(206) 685-1901
Subjects: Geography