Stephanie Bush

Stephanie Bush

Office Phone: (540) 432-4170

Email:

IM: stephbb101

Main Campus, Harrisonburg

Office Location: LB 208

Office Hours: Tuesdays 10-11:30 am and Thursdays 1:30-3pm, and available for research help appointments as needed.


Stephanie Bush in the news:

First-year student paper selected for publication in nationally used composition textbook

Exhibit on 400-Year-Old King James Bible at EMU

EMU’s Hartzler Library one of 40 in nation to receive exhibit

Instructional Serv Librarian

Library

A California native, Stephanie moved to Virginia in 2004. She currently lives in Harrisonburg with her three children; Grace, Katie, and Jack.

Before coming to EMU, Stephanie worked as a librarian at the Massanutten Regional Library and on staff at JMU. She completed her Master of Science in Library and Information Science from Florida State University and her Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of California, Davis. Stephanie enjoys the challenge of helping students navigate through the information fog to help them find resources that are both appropriate and interesting for their research work.

Stephanie devotes her free time to her family. She enjoys the challenge of balancing meaningful work with the responsibility of raising her small children.

Education

M.L.I.S. Florida State University
B.A. University of California, Davis

Scholarly Presentations and Abstracts

“From Collaboration to Co-Teaching: Is Co-Teaching an Effective Method for Integrating Information Literacy Instruction into First-Year Composition Courses?” WILU (Workshop for Instruction in Library Use). Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, 2012.

“From Collaboration to Co-Teaching: Is Co-Teaching an Effective Method for Integrating Information Literacy Instruction into First-Year Composition Courses?” Information Literacy Summit- Illinois State University, Normal, IL, 2012.

“From Collaboration to Co-Teaching: Is Co-Teaching an Effective Method for Integrating Information Literacy Instruction into First-Year Composition Courses?”
Information Literacy Summit- Moraine Valley Community College, Palos Hills, IL, 2012.

Honors, Awards and Grants

EMU Quality Service Award- Second Quarter 2011-2012.

“Manifold Greatness: The Creation and Afterlife of the King James Bible”- Exhibition grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities and organized by the American Library Association Public Programs Office. 2012.

Professional Memberships

American Library Association
Special Library Association
Virginia Library Association

Professional Conferences Attended

R-Squared, Risk and Reward Conference- Telluride, CO, September 2012
WILU (Workshop for Instruction in Library Use)- Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, May 2012
Information Literacy Summit- Illinois State University, Normal, IL, May 2012
Information Literacy Summit- Moraine Valley Community College, Palos Hills, IL, May 2012
American Library Association Annual Conference- Washington D.C. 2008, June 2010
Virginia Library Association Annual Conference- October 2008