Kate Jones

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Subject Areas

  • Education & Early Childhood Development

Contact Information

Library Committees

  • Discovery and Web Team
  • Alma Administration Team, Chair
  • Emergency Management Committee

Campus Committees

  • Frontline Committee

Regional & National Committees

  • Orbis Cascade Alliance Rapido Project Group
  • ELUNA RapidILL Working Group (starting January 2023)

Selected Presentations

  • Gabriel, H. & Jones, K. (2022). Improving Accessibility: The library as an inclusive place. Presented online September 28 at the LibraryLinkNJ: New Jersey Library Cooperative Access & Accessibility Conference. (Invited Speakers for the Featured Session).
  • Gorzelsky, S., Gunderson, M., Jones, K., Refaei, B., Smith, K. (2020). Yes, we’re open (During a pandemic). Presented online August 11 at the Orbis Cascade Alliance Summit & Fulfillment Days.
  • Jones, K. (2020). Fulfillment unit cleanup: A beginner’s guide. Presented online August 12 at the Orbis Cascade Alliance Summit & Fulfillment Days.
  • Jones, K. (2018). Shared Resources Joint Project Group: Community needs assessment. Presented August 3 at the Orbis Cascade Alliance Summit and Fulfillment Day in Vancouver, Washington.
  • DeBartollo, M., Henry, R., Jones, K., Oberlander, C. (2018). Advanced Alma resource sharing workflow. Presented July 19 at California State University Interlibrary Service Partner Exchange (I-SPIE) Conference in Arcata, California.
  • Jones, K. (2017). Bridging the distance: Search and workflow tips for international interlibrary loans. Presented August 11 at the Northwest Interlibrary Loan Conference in Portland, Oregon.
  • Jones, K. (2016). Professional development for student employees: Creating and supporting a learning culture. Presented September 19 at the Northwest Interlibrary Loan Conference in Portland, Oregon.

Professional Memberships

  • American Library Association, 2021–present
  • Association of College and Research Libraries, 2021–present
  • Oregon Library Association, 2021–present

Education

  • MLS, Indiana University, Bloomington, 2005
  • MA, Art History, Whitman College, 2000

Previous Experience

  • Southern Oregon University Hannon Library, Resource Sharing and Fulfillment Services Lead, 2017-2021
  • University of Oregon Libraries, Resource Sharing Operations Specialist, 2010–2017
  • University of Oregon Libraries, Digital Projects Librarian (temporary appointment) 2005–2007