Jessica Lange

Jessica.Lange [at] mcgill.ca 514-398-2895

Redpath Library Building
3459 McTavish Street
Montreal, Quebec H3A 0C9


Subjects

  • Scholarly communications

 

Scholarly Communications Librarian

Provide scholarly communications services to the campus community, including preserving and supplying access to the research output of the McGill community and consulting on issues concerning publishing, open access and authors’ rights.

Education

MLIS, McGill University, 2009

Artist Diploma (Oboe Performance), University of Western Ontario, 2006

BMus Honours (Music History), University of Western Ontario, 2005


Areas of interest

  • Scholarly communication
  • Information literacy
  • Space planning
  • Business librarianship


Selected publications

Lange, J. (2016). Scholarly management publications and open access funding mandates: A review of publisher policies. Ticker: The Academic Business Librarianship Review. 1(3), 15-27. (full-text)

Lange, J., Miller-Nesbitt, A., & Severson, S. (2016). Reducing noise in the academic library: The effectiveness of installing noise meters. Library Hi Tech, 34(1), 45-63. doi: 10.1108/LHT-04-2015-0034 (full-text)

Lange, J., Lannon, A., & McKinnon, D. (2014). The measureable effects of closing a branch library: Circulation, instruction, and service perception. portal: Libraries and the Academy,14(4), 633-651. doi: 10.1353/pla.2014.0031(full-text)

Holder, S., & Lange, J. (2014). Looking and listening: A mixed-methods study of space use and user satisfaction. Evidence Based Library and Information Practice, 9(3).(full-text)

Hanz, K, & Lange, J. (2013). Using student questions to direct information literacy workshops. Reference Services Review, 41(3), 532 -546. (full-text)

Lange, J., Canuel, R., & Fitzgibbons, M. (2011). Tailoring information literacy instruction and library  services for continuing education.  Journal of Information Literacy, 5(2), 66-80.(full-text)

Selected talks and presentations

Hanz, K., & Lange, J. (2016). Sprint into your library! Developing on online orientation game for students. Presentation at the 84th Quebec Library Association (ABLQA) Annual Conference. Gelber Conference Centre, Montreal, QC, May 4, 2016. Duration: 30 minutes.

Lange, J. (2015). Ready reference: Reaching students through an online reference FAQ. Presentation at the Congrés des Milieux Documentaires du Québec. Palais des Congrés, Montreal, QC, November 18, 2015. Duration: 20 minutes. 

Hanz, K., & Lange, J. (2013). Beyond the university gates: Effective methods for teaching career-oriented IL skills to students in professional programs. Workshop given at the 41st Annual Library Orientation Exchange (LOEX) National Conference. Nashville, USA, May 3 2013. Duration: 50 minutes.

Lange, J., Lannon, A., & McKinnon, D. (2013). Reimagining library service practices: When less is more. Webinar given at the Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL) Conference. Online. April 11, 2013. Duration: 60 minutes.

Canuel, R., Fitzgibbons, M. & Lange, J. (2012). Study skills for success: Extending librarians’ impact with continuing education students. Webinar given at the Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL) Spring Virtual Institute: Extending Reach, Proving Value: Collaborations Strengthen Communities. Online. April 19, 2012. Duration: 20 minutes.

Lange, J., & McKinnon, D. (2012). Informed practice: Using ACRL information literacy objectives to redirect library instruction. Presentation at the Workshop for Instruction in Library Use (WILU). Grant MacEwan University, Edmonton, AB, May 24, 2012. Duration: 50 minutes.

Canuel, R., Fitzgibbons, M., & Lange, J. (2011).  IL in the future: Tailoring services for continuing education learners.  Workshop given at the Librarians' Information Literacy Annual Conference (LILAC). British Library, London, England, April 20 2011. Duration: 60 minutes.

Fitzgibbons, M., Lange, J., & Canuel, R. (2011).  Diverse learners, diverse services: Reaching out to continuing education students and instructors. Presentation at the 39th Annual Library Orientation Exchange (LOEX) National Conference - Fiesta de Excelencia: Celebrating Excellence in Library Instruction. Fort Worth, TX, May 6, 2011.Duration: 50 minutes.

Hanz, K., & Lange, J. (2011). What they don’t know can help you: Creating information sessions based on a  pre-assessment of students’ library knowledge. Presentation at the 39thAnnualLibrary Orientation Exchange (LOEX) National Conference –Fiesta de Excelencia: Celebrating Excellence in Library Instruction. Fort Worth, TX, May 7, 2011. Duration: 50 minutes.

Teaching

GLIS 638 – Business Information (2013). School of Information Studies, Faculty of Education. McGill University, Montreal, QC. Lecturer.

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ORCID: 0000-0002-4733-8565

 

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