Assessment is often thought of as an intimidating activity, but it doesn’t have to be! Get an overview of how to tackle assessment projects focused on learning about library users. Work fast and you could leave the session with an assessment plan for one of your projects!  This session is aimed at those new to assessment or those supervising staff new to assessment. 

Rachel Besara ~ Biography
Rachel Besara is an Assessment Librarian at Florida State University Libraries.  In this role, her duties include data collection, data management, statistics, and report writing.  She is the Immediate Past-Chair of the National Library Leadership & Management Association’s Measurement, Assessment, and Evaluation Section (LLAMA MAES).  Her professional interests include data visualization, evidence-based librarianship, ROI, and ethnographic assessments of user populations.

Originally broadcast 01/15/2014.