Melissa Correll

Education:

  • Master of Science in Library and Information Science, Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Bachelor of Arts in English, East Stroudsburg University, East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania

Honors:

  • Sigma Tau Delta (National English Honor Society)

Experience:

  • Instructional Services Librarian and Coordinator of Information Literacy and Outreach, Snowden Library, Lycoming College, Williamsport, PA, 2013-
  • Emerging Technologies Intern, University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Philadelphia, PA, 2012-2013
  • Internships in Interlibrary Loan, Virtual Reference Analysis and Website Usability, Drexel University Libraries, Philadelphia, PA, 2012-2013
  • Library Technical Assistant, Monroe Campus Library, Northampton Community College, Tannersville, PA, 2010-2011
  • Circulation Assistant, Western Pocono Community Library, Brodheadsville, PA, 2007-2011

Conference Presentations:

  • Correll, Melissa, Lisa Barrett, and Wilma Reeder. "New Wheels on an Old Idea: Running a Bookmobile Service for a Small College Campus." Presented at Associated College Libraries of Central Pennsylvania Fall Meeting, October 10, 2014, 
  • Correll, Melissa. "Time Out for Fun – Successful Outreach Events in the Academic Library." Poster presentation at Pennsylvania Library Association Annual Conference, October 2015.

Campus Presentations:

  • Correll, Melissa, Alison Gregory, Steve Johnson, Robin Knauth, and Susan Ross. "First Year Seminar: Panel on Research / Information  Literacy."  Lycoming College Teaching Effectiveness Event, April 7, 2015.
  • Correll, Melissa, Mary Broussard, Jessica Oberlin, and Alison Gregory. "Assignment Design Workshop."  Lycoming College Teaching Effectiveness Event, November 19, 2015.
  • Broussard, Mary and Melissa Correll. "Student Research Process Survey: Results." Lycoming College Teaching Effectiveness Event, February 18, 2016.

Publications:

  • Correll, Melissa and Alison Gregory. “Keeping Up with Changing Times.” PaLA Bulletin 70(3). September 2015.
  • Correll, Melissa. “Maria Accardi’s ‘The souls of our students, the souls of ourselves: Resisting burnout through radical self-care.’” PaLA Bulletin 70(4). December 2015.
  • Authored several blog posts for Compendium: News for Pennsylvania Libraries.

Committees and Memberships in Professional Organizations:

  • American Library Association (ALA)
  • Pennsylvania Library Association (PaLA)
    • Member at Large, PaLA College & Research Division
  • Lycoming College
    • First Year Seminar Committee