Patrick J. Patterson

Curriculum Vita

Education

12/2006
Master of Library Science and Master of Information Science, School of Library and Information Science, Indiana University Bloomington (IUB).

08/1996 to 05/1997
Graduate Work, Department of Telecommunications (13 credit hours), Michigan State University.

12/1995
Bachelor of Arts in Theatre with an emphasis in Design and Technical Production and Bachelor of Science in Broadcast Cable Production, Department of Theatre and Department of Communications, Western Michigan University.

Professional Experience

01/2010 to Present
Online Adjunct Faculty – The Art Institute of Pittsburgh Online Division, Web Design and Interactive Media Design Department, Pittsburgh, PA

08/2010 to 03/2015
Web Services Librarian – State University of New York (SUNY) Potsdam, Crumb Library, Potsdam, NY

04/2009 to 07/2010
Adjunct Instructor – School of Library and Information Science, IUB, Bloomington, IN

03/2007 to 07/2010
Web Producer – Indiana University Foundation, Bloomington, IN

09/2006 to 01/2007
Usability/Design Intern – Digital Library Program, IUB Herman B Wells Library, Bloomington, IN

09/2005 to 03/2007
Alternative Media Specialist – Adaptive Technology and Accessibility Centers, IUB Herman B Wells Library, Bloomington, IN

06/2006 to 01/2007
Reference Assistant – Information Commons Undergraduate Library Services, IUB Herman B Wells Library, Bloomington, IN

05/2005 to 12/2005
Information Systems Librarian Intern – Monroe County Public Library, Bloomington, IN

10/2004 to 09/2005
Computer Consultant – Student Technology Center Consultants, IUB Herman B Wells Library, Bloomington, IN

05/2000 to 09/2004
Manager – Running Fit Inc., Ann Arbor MI

08/1997 to 08/2000
Media Computer Technician – North Farmington High School, Farmington Hills, MI

Teaching

Art Institute of Pittsburgh Online Division

IMD 211 Interactive Authoring I – Winter 2016

IMD 131 Screen Design and Graphics – Winter, Spring, Summer 2010, Winter 2011 and Fall 2013

IMD 332 Web Imaging Techniques – Winter 2012, Summer 2013, Summer 2015

FND 114 Fundamentals of Media Communication – Summer 2012, Fall 2015

IMD 123 User-Centered Information Design – Spring 2011, Fall 2011, Fall 2014, Spring 2015

SUNY Center for Professional Development

Innovative Library Services Through Technology

Introduction to Emerging Technologies – Fall 2014

Indiana University, Bloomington

S603 Emerging Technologies and Libraries – Summer 2009 and Summer 2010

Michigan State University

TC 240 – Introduction to Media Arts – Fall 1996 and Spring 1997

Scholarship and Research

Presentations

November 2014. The User Experience and its Impact on Virtual and Physical Spaces. Library Information Technology 2014 Forum, Albuquerque, NM.

March 2014. User Experience – the good, bad, and confusing. Library Technology Conference 2014, Macalester College, St. Paul, MN.

October 2013. Professional Development Grant Presentation. Northern New York Library Network (NNYLN), Fall Conference, Malone, NY.

June 2013. How Usability Testing Shapes the Future of a Library. SUNY Librarians Association Annual Conference,SUNY Buffalo State, NY.

March 2013. A User Centered Design Approach to Designing a Libraries Website. Library Technology Conference 2013, Macalester College, St. Paul, MN.

June 2012. A User-Centered Design Approach to Designing a Libraries Website. SUNY Librarians Association Annual Conference, SUNY Fashion Institute of Technology, NY.

April 2011. Introduction to Workshops Presented at the LibTech Conference 2011. NNYLN, Annual Meeting, Alexandria Bay, NY.

Webinar Invitation

January 2013. An Interactive Approach to Designing a Library Website.
Southeastern New York Library Resources Council series Technologies & Trends (SENYLRC) series Technologies & Trends, Online.

Workshops

June 2014. Customizing EBSCO’s A to Z and LinkSource Products. SUNY Librarians Association Annual Conference, University at Albany, Albany, Albany, NY.

June 2011. How to Create a Mashup Using Google Maps. SUNY Librarians Association Annual Conference, SUNY College at Plattsburgh, Plattsburgh, NY.

March 2011. Blurring the Line: Using blogging software as a communication tool or website. LibTech Conference 2011, Macalester College, St. Paul, MN.

March 2011. How to Create a Mashup Using Google Maps. LibTech Conference 2011, Macalester College, St. Paul, MN.

March 2010. How to Create a Mashup Using Google Maps. Library Technology Conference 2010, Macalester College, St. Paul, MN.

Invited Talks

October 2012. SLIS Fall Career Fair. IUB, Bloomington, IN.

Awards/Honors

January 2013. Professional Development Grant, NNYLN.

January 2011. Professional Development Grant, NNYLN.

Professional Development

Conferences

April 2015. Computers in Libraries 2015, Washington, D.C.

April 2015. Learning for Life Conference, RRCC, Lakewood, CO.

June 2014. SUNY Librarians Association Annual Conference, University at Albany, Albany, NY.

May 2014. NNYLN Annual Meeting, Lake Placid, NY.

June 2013. SUNY Librarians Association Annual Conference, SUNY Buffalo State, Buffalo NY.

April 2013. Computers in Libraries 2013, Washington, D.C.

April 2013. NNYLN Annual Meeting, Alexandria Bay, NY

March 2013. Library Technology Conference 2013, Macalester College, St. Paul, MN.

June 2012. SUNY Librarians Association Annual Conference, SUNY Fashion Institute of Technology, New York, NY.

October 2011. An Event Apart Washington DC, Alexandria, VA.

October 2011. Progress and Plugging IN NNYLN’s 2011 Fall Conference, SUNY Potsdam, Potsdam, NY.

June 2011. SUNY Librarians Association Annual Conference, SUNY Plattsburgh, Plattsburgh, NY.

April 2011. NNYLN Annual Meeting, Alexandria Bay, NY.

March 2011. LibTech Conference 2011, Macalester College, St. Paul, MN.

March 2010. LibTech Conference 2010, Macalester College, St. Paul, MN.

August 2007. An Event Apart Chicago, Chicago, IL.

June 2005. ALA Annual Conference, Chicago, IL.

Roundtable

May 2013. Digital Humanities Roundtable, Learning and Teaching Excellence Center, SUNY Potsdam, Potsdam, NY.

Webinars

March 2014. Getting ready for WorldCat Discovery, OCLC.

March 2014. Intro to LibGuides v2, Springshare.

March 2014. Admin Setting up LibGuides v2, Springshare.

November 2013. Learning Styles, EDMC Education Management Corporation.

November 2013. Full Text Finder: Migration from EBSCO A-To-Z, EBSCO Training.

October 2013. Online Trends and Topics in Education – Part II, EDMC Education Management Corporation.

October 2013. Online Trends and Topics in Education – Part I, EDMC Education Management Corporation.

July 2013. LinkSource with A-to-Z Administrator overview, EBSCO Training.

July 2013. LinkSource and A-to-Z Basics, EBSCO Training.

June 2013. LibGuides & LibGuides CMS Admin, springshare.

May 2013. Beyond Guide Basics (Basics Part 2), springshare.

March 2013. Hacking, Making, & Creating – at the Library, SENYLRC 2013 Technologies & Trends Webinars.

February 2013. Digital Library Initiatives Part 3: HathiTrust Digital Library, SENYLRC 2013 Technologies & Trends Webinars.

January 2013. The hopeful workplace, New York Library Association Webinar.

November 2012. SpringyCamp – Focusing on UX: Understanding & Meeting the Needs of the User, springshare.

Workshops

Fall 2011. Using Drupal to Build Library Websites, ALA editions eLearning.

April 2008. Interaction Design 101: 3-Day Immersion. Usability Week 2008, New York, NY.

Service

American Library Association

Web Coordinating Committee, Library and Information Technology Association (2014 – present)

SUNY Potsdam

Delegate, SUNY Librarians Association (2013 – 2014)

Internship Supervisor, Specialist Graduate Internship Program (Spring Semester 2013)

Representative, SUNY Librarians Association (2013 -2014)

Member, Undergraduate Archives Research Award Committee (2012 – present)

Representative, Faculty Senate Alternate (2012 – 2014)

Participant, Teaching Circle (2012)

Member, Mary English Technology Committee (2011 – 2014)

Workshop, Teaching Learning, and Technology Day. Blurring the Line: Using blogging software as a communication tool or website (January, 2011)

Community

Volunteer, Paul Smiths Visitor Center Interpreter Center (2011 –2014)

Professional Memberships

American Library Association
Library and Information Technology Association

Computer Experience

Operating Systems

Applications

Web Programming Languages