On April 4, Nicole E. Brown presented “Teaching Research With Images: Integrating Visual & Information Literacy,” as part of a panel session, Eyes Opened: Visual Resources for Visual Literacy at the The 2013 Visual Resource Association’s Annual Conference in Providence, Rhode Island. Slides are available here.
On October 3, 2013, Nicole E. Brown delivered an invited professional development program entitled “Leveraging Visual Literacy for Communication” as part of the Georgia Library Association’s Carterette Series Webinars, which highlight trends, innovation, and best practices in libraries.
The presentation shares techniques for using images in libraries, with a focus on pedagogical considerations. Visual learning objects illustrate how images can frame instruction sessions by capturing learners’ attention and preparing them to delve into conceptual content.
A screencast of the full webinar is available here.