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Faculty & Staff News and Publications

Beth Ann Bates
Attended New Jersey Council of Teachers of English Conference and was elected Recording Secretary of the Council in March 2018.


Cara Berg
Reference Librarian  & Co-Coordinator of User Education
Co-Authored “Without Foundations, We Can’t Build: Information Literacy and the Need for Strong Library Programs” (2018).

Presentations: Where do We Stand? Accreditation and the Library at the ALA annual conference 2018, Co-Presenter– The Accidental Instruction Librarian: A Panel of Librarians who Teach at the NJLA Annual Conference, Tackling Fake News: Teaching Students to Become Media Savvy at both the NJASL Team EdCamp and the NJ Education Technology Conference, Entrepreneurial Thinking in the Library, No MBA Necessary: How to Support Students and Local Businesses Research Needs at the VALE NJ Conference.

Cara also serves as the Vice President/President Elect of the ACRL NJ Chapter and the NJLA College & University Section and is the Project Team Leader on the ACRL Student Learning and Information Literacy Committee.


Sarah Hughes
Access Services Librarian
Head of Lending Services
Presentations: Tracking Reserves Not Owned at the NJLA– College & University Section Summer Workshop,  Scheduling Using a Web-Based Shared Calendar at the NJLA 2018 Annual Conference, and Simplify Your Scheduling at the VALE NJ conference in January 2018.

Sarah also participated in the PCCC Open Education Resources Showcase in May 2018, is a member of the American College & Research Libraries Access Services Interest Group and developed the ACRL Framework for Access Services Leadership.


Annamarie Klose Hrubes
Digital Initiatives Librarian
Co-Presented-Digitization on a Dime, NJLA 2018 Annual Conference.
Annamarie also attended the Code4Lib Conference in February 2018.


Nancy Weiner
Assistant Director
Access and Information Services
Serves as Second Vice President of the New Jersey Library Association and currently Co-Chairs the ACRL 2019 Invited Presentations Committee.
She attended the NJLA and ALA conferences in May and June of 2018.


Gary Marks, Jr.
Reference & Outreach Librarian
Presentations: New Visions for Library Liaison Programs at the VALE NJ Conference, Civic Literacy Initiatives at the NJLA-CUS Civic Engagement Workshop, and Maximizing your Library’s Social Media Efforts at the NJLA Annual Conference.

Published the “International Social Media Directory of Academic Libraries”

Chaired NJLA-CUS Civic Engagement Workshop Committee.

Gary currently serves as the Legislative Representative on the Executive Board of ACRL NJ Chapter and NJLA College & University Section and was recently appointed to the ACRL Politics, Policy & International Relations Section Executive Board as Social Media Coordinator.




October 03, 2018