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Kari A. Kozak

Kari and Koala3 Small

Head, Lichtenberger Engineering Library
2001 Seamans Center
103 S. Capital St, Iowa City, IA 52245
ph: (319) 335-6046
kari-kozak@uiowa.edu

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Education:

  • University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, May 2007
    • Master of Science in Library Science
  • Iowa State University, Ames, IA, May 2005
    • Bachelor of Science in Meteorology
    • Secondary Major in Environmental Studies

Awards/Grants/Fellowships:

  • Best Poster Award, American Society of Engineering Education – Engineering Libraries Division, 2019
  • Mary Jo Small Staff Fellowship Award, 2015
  • Author Benton University Librarians’ Award for Excellence, 2014

Certificates/Continuing Education:

  • Leadership Institute for Academic Librarians, Harvard Graduate School of Education, Cambridge, MA, July 28 – August 2, 2019.
  • Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) Immersion Program: Teaching with Technology, Baltimore, MD, March 21-April 28, 2017
  • Patent Searching for Librarians, Online Course, Library Juice Academy, Oct 1 – 31, 2013
  • Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) Immersion Program – Teacher Track, Seattle, WA, July 27 – August 2, 2013
  • University of Iowa Supervising @ Iowa Certificate, Iowa City, IA, April 4 – October 23, 2012
  • Data Curation Profiles Workshop, West Lafayette, IN, September 8 – 10, 2011
  • American Library Association Emerging Leader Program, Washington, DC and Boston, MA, January – July 2010
  • Dean’s International Leadership Salzburg Seminar: “On Becoming a Global Citizen” in Salzburg, Austria,  January 1-10, 2004

Presentations/Panels/Posters:

  • Kozak, Kari A. “The Great Coffee Hunt: An Augmented Reality Scavenger Hunt.” Conference Proceedings/Poster. American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Annual Conference, Tampa, FL, June 18, 2019. – Winner: Best Poster for the Engineering Library Division
  • Christie, Daniel, Fell, Sally, Kozak, Kari A., and Rauh, Anne.  “Connecting to Our Users: Tools & Success Stories” Panel. American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Annual Conference, Tampa, FL, June 18, 2019.
  • Zhang, Qianjin and Kozak, Kari A. “Quick Understanding Our Engineering Faculty Research Needs Using Topic Modeling” Conference Proceedings/Presentation. American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Annual Conference, Tampa, FL, June 16, 2019.
  • Kozak, Kari A. “Creating Ideas into Reality: Spaces and Programs that Open Up the Imagination,”  Presentation.  American College and Research Libraries (ACRL), Cleveland, OH on April 12, 2019.
  • Kozak, Kari A., Szeszyci, Claire M., and Snyder, David. “Detecting Information Literacy: Choose Your Own Adventure Video Series” Conference Proceedings/Presentation. American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Annual Conference, Salt Lake City, UT, June 2018.
  • Drees, Kevin P, DeSart, Mel, Kozak, Kari A., and Volkening, Tom. “Sunday Workshop: The Fundamentals of Engineering Librarianship” Panel. American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Annual Conference, Salt Lake City, UT, June 2018.
  • Kozak, Kari A. “Creating Ideas into Reality: Spaces and Programs that Open Up the Imagination.” Conference Proceedings/Presentation.  T421A: Technical Session: The History & Future of Engineering Librarianship. American Society of Engineering Education Annual Conference, Columbus, OH, June 2017
  • Zhang, Qianjin and Kozak, Kari A. “Watch it or Read it: Understanding Undergraduate Engineering Students’ Learning Effectiveness and Preference for Video Tutorials Versus Guide-on-the-Side Tutorials.” Conference Proceedings/Presentation. M521: Technical Session: Improving Information Literacy Programs. American Society of Engineering Education Annual Conference, Columbus, OH, June 2017
  • Kozak, Kari A. “ELD Lightning Talks: Graduate Thesis Boot Camp” Presentation. American Society of Engineering Education/Engineering Library Division Annual Conference, Columbus, OH, June 2017
  • Kozak, Kari A. “ELD Lightning Talks: EBooks in the Collection with NFC Tags” Presentation. American Society of Engineering Education/Engineering Library Division Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA, June 2016
  • Kozak, Kari A. “ELD Lightning Talks: Geeking out in the Library” Presentation. American Society of Engineering Education/Engineering Library Division Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA, June 2016
  • Kozak, Kari A. “Standards, Standards, Where might you be?” Conference Proceedings/Presentation. American Society of Engineering Education North Midwest Section Conference, Iowa City, IA, October 2014
  • Kozak, Kari A. and Darlene Kaskie. “Speed Training: Library Instruction in 30 Minutes or Less” Conference Proceedings/Presentation. American Society of Engineering Education North Midwest Section Conference, Iowa City, IA, October 2014
  • Kozak, Kari A. and Darlene Kaskie. “Speed Training: Library Instruction in 30 Minutes or Less” Conference Proceedings/Poster. American Society of Engineering Education/Engineering Library Division Annual Conference, Indianapolis, IN, June 2014
  • Kozak, Kari A. “ELD Lightning Talks: Tool Library” Presentation. American Society of Engineering Education/Engineering Library Division Annual Conference, Atlanta, GA, June 2013
  • Kozak, Kari A. “Tips and Tricks: Mendeley & Zotero” Presentation. 16th Annual Meeting of the Atmospheric Science Librarians International Annual Meeting, Austin, TX, January, 2013
  • Kozak, Kari A. “Marketing and Outreach on a Shoestring Budget” 15th Annual Meeting of the Annual Meeting of the Atmospheric Science Librarians International Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, January, 2012
  • Kozak, Kari A. “Read It Later” 15th Annual Meeting of the Annual Meeting of the Atmospheric Science Librarians International Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, January, 2012
  • Kozak, Kari A. “EBooks and EReaders” 14th Annual Meeting of the Annual Meeting of the Atmospheric Science Librarians International Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA, January, 2011
  • Clougherty, Leo and Kari A. Kozak. “Managing Mayhem: Wrestling with Academic Library Reference and Outreach Challenges.” Presentation. Reference Renaissance. Aurora, CO, August 2010
  • Kozak, Kari A, Eric Resnis, Meggan Smith, and Nicole Stroud. “Marketing Plan for Maps and Geography Round Table (MAGERT)” Poster Session. American Library Association Annual Conference: Emerging Leader Program. July 2011.
  • Kozak, Kari A, Eric Resnis, Meggan Smith, and Nicole Stroud. “Marketing Plan for Maps and Geography Round Table (MAGERT)” Presentation. American Library Association Annual Conference: MAGERT Board. July 2011.
  • Kozak, Kari A. “Maps and Imagery Sources” Atmospheric Sciences 101 Workshop, Atlanta, GA, January, 2010: Sponsored by the Atmospheric Science Librarians International
  • Kozak, Kari A. “Science and Weather” Presentation. Iowa Book Festival. Univeristy of Iowa. July 18, 2009.
    Bibliography
  • Kozak, Kari A. “Star Charts” Presentation. Hour of Astronomy At the University of Iowa Libraries. April 3, 2009
  • Kozak, Kari A. “Reference Books” Atmospheric Sciences 101 Workshop. Presentation. 12th Atmospheric Science Librarians International Annual Meeting, 89th Annual American Meteorological Society Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, January 13, 2009.
  • Kozak, Kari A. and Laura Sare. “Researching Climate Change: Trends in U.S. Government Publications” Poster Session. American Library Association Annual Meeting, Anaheim, CA. June 29, 2008.
  • Kozak, Kari A. “The Usage of Article Databases and Electronic Journals by Academic Atmospheric Scientists”. Presentation. 11th Atmospheric Science Librarians International Annual Meeting, 88th Annual American Meteorological Society Meeting, New Orleans, LA, January 23, 2008.
  • Kozak, Kari A. “The Usage of Article Databases and Electronic Journals by Academic Atmospheric Scientists”. Presentation. Texas A&M University Libraries: Research Forum 2007, College Station, TX, November 2, 2007.
  • Burk, William R., Kozak, Kari A., Shearer, Tim, Barnes, Mary Katherine, and Copenhaver, Gregory P. “Archiving Scientific Literature through the Digitization of the Journal of the North Carolina Academy of Science”. Poster session. LANC-CH Annual Research Forum 2007, Chapel Hill, NC, May 23, 2007.
  • Kozak, Kari A. “From the Warehouse to the Information Super-highway: Digitizing NOAA Documents”. Presentation. 10th Atmospheric Science Librarians International Annual Meeting. 87th Annual American Meteorological Society Meeting, San Antonio, TX, January 17, 2007

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