Presentations and Workshops

Presentations and Poster Sessions

Almeida, N., Hill, H., and Tidal, J. (2018). You Can’t Always Get What You Want: User Experience & the Shifting Contexts of Library Pedagogy. Presentation at the CUNY IT Conference, New York, NY.

Abrams, K. and Tidal, J. (2018). Optimizing Library Marketing with Short Links. Presentation at the Library Marketing and Communication Conference, St. Louis, MO.

Tidal, J. (2018). Accessibility and the City Tech Library Website Presentation at the L’Association des Bibliothécaires du Québec (Quebec Library Association) 86th Annual Conference, Montreal, QC, Canada.

Tidal, J. (2018). Promoting Banned Books in the City Tech Library. Presentation at Banned Books Symposium, Newburgh, NY.

Davis, R. C., Eaton, M., Klein, S., Tidal, J. (2017). Accessibility in the Time of Limited Resources. Presentations at the 16th Annual CUNY IT Conference, New York, NY.

Tidal, J. (2017). Piwik. University System of Maryland and Affiliated Institutions Google Analytics Forum [Webinar]. (Invited Presentation).

Almeida, N. and Tidal, J. (2017). Mixed methods not mixed messages: Improving LibGuides with student usability data [Presentation]. The 9th International Evidence Based Library and Information Practice Conference. Drexel University. Philadelphia, PA.

Tidal, J. (2017). Tips for Better Taps: How to Conduct a Mobile Usability Study Presentation at Library Technology Conference, St. Paul, MN.

Davis, R. C., Eaton, M., Klein, S., Tidal, J., Ward, L., Zweibel, S. (2016). CUNY Libraries and Open Source: Wins and Fails Presentation at the 15th Annual CUNY IT Conference, New York, NY.

Abrams, K. and Tidal, J. (2016). Electronic Resource Management and YOURLs. Poster session presented at the 14th Annual City Tech Poster Session, Brooklyn, NY.

Tidal, J. (2016). Shortened Not Stirred: Managing eResources with YOURLs Presentation at ACRL New England Chapter Electronic Resources Management Interest Group Fall 2016 Program “Eresources Management Toolkit.” Cambridge, MA.

Tidal, J. (2016). LibGuides and Usability. ACRL Universal Accessibility Interest Group Virtual Meeting [Webinar].

Tidal, J. (2016). Piwik and ClickHeat. LITA’s Altmetrics and Digital Analytics Interest Group [Webinar]. (Invited Presentation).

Tidal, J. (2016). Getting Published in Urban Library Journal at the LACUNY Professional Development Round Table Meeting, New York, NY. (Invited Presentation).

Tidal, J. (2016). Usability and the Web Librarian Presentation at the Special Library Association Student Chapter Skill Share Meeting Pratt Institute, New York, NY. (Invited Presentation).

Tidal, J. (2016). Making it Work for the User: A Crash Workshop into Usability Testing for Library Websites. Workshop at the Designing for Digital Conference, Austin, TX. (Invited Workshop).

Tidal, J. (2016). Forging the Library Website with Open Source Presentation at City Tech Tech Day Brooklyn, NY.

Almeida, N. and Tidal, J. (2016). [Photo]-Opportunities for Engagement Using Instagram to Promote Student Library Use Presentation at ACRL National Library Marketing & Outreach Interest Group-Greater NYC Area Meeting, New York, NY.

Tidal, J. (2015). Making Access Short And Sweet: Developing A PHP Proxy Linker and URL Shortening Tool Presentation at the Fall 2015 code4LibNYC Meeting/METRO SIG, New York, NY.

Tidal, J. (2015). Bootstrapping in the Cloud: The Development of a Responsively Designed Library Website Presentation at the 14th Annual CUNY IT Conference, New York, NY.

Tidal, J. (2015). In Your Hands and On the Phone: Usability and the Mobile Library Website Presentation at the Metro User Experience Special Interest Group, New York, NY.

Tidal, J. (2015). Drupal Security Presentation at the American Libraries Association Annual Conference: LITA Drupal4Lib Interest Group Meeting, San Francisco, CA. (Invited Presentation).

Wochna, L., Charles, J.V., Costa, D., Mathson, S., Miller, M., Tidal, J. (2015). Programming & Promoting PPR Films to Patrons  Panel Presentation at the American Libraries Association Annual Conference: Video Roundtable, San Francisco, CA. (panel discussion, handout).

King, E., Klish, H., Miller, D. Tidal, J. (2015). Hack Your Library! Preconference of the American Libraries Association Annual Conference: LITA/ALCTS Joint Interest Group: Library Code Year, San Francisco, CA. [cancelled due to low number of registrants]

Tidal, J. (2015). One Site to Rule Them All: Usability Testing of a Responsively Designed Library Website. Presented at the Academic Research and College Libraries 2015 Conference, Portland, OR. (paper, handout).

Tidal, J., Zweibel, S.  (2015). Bootstrap Basics. Presented at the LACUNY Emerging Technologies Committee Workshop, New York, NY. (handout).

King, E., Klish, H., Miller, D. Tidal, J. (2015). Decoding Code Words. Presented at the American Libraries Association MidWinter Meeting: LITA/ALCTS Joint Interest Group: Library Code Year, Chicago, IL.

Tidal, J. (2014). Testing on a Tablet: Usability Testing of an Mobile Library Website. Presented at the Library Information Technology Association Forum, 2014, Albuquerque, NM.

Tidal, J. (2014). How to Be a Good Backup. Presented at the 2014 code4lib preconference session “Technology, Librarianship, and Gender: Moving the conversation forward,” Raleigh, NC.

Zweibel, S., Davis, R. C., Tidal, J., & Verbovetskaya, A. (2013). Life of Pi: Microcomputing in Academia. Presented at the 12th Annual CUNY IT Conference, New York, NY.

Tidal, J. (2013). Using Web Analytics for Mobile Interface Development. Presented at the 11th Annual  City Tech Faculty Research Conference, Brooklyn, NY.

Tidal, J. (2013). Pinterest and Instagram for Libraries. Presented at the Association of Library Communication and Outreach Professionals Annual Conference, Fort Washington, PA.

Tidal, J. (2013). Using Drupal for Electronic Resources Management. Presented at the LACUNY Mobile Roundtable February Meeting, New York, NY.

Tidal, J. (2013). From Open Source to On Your Phone: Using Drupal to Develop the Library’s Mobile Website. Presented at the 10th Annual City Tech Faculty Research Conference, Brooklyn, NY.

Tidal, J. (2012). The City Tech Mobile Website. Presented at the LACUNY Mobile Roundtable December Meeting, New York, NY.

Tidal, J. (2012). From Open Source to On Your Phone: Using Drupal to Develop the Library’s Mobile Website. Poster session presented at the 10th Annual City Tech Poster Session, Brooklyn, NY.

Tidal, J. (2012). Transitions: Moving from a PHP Flat-File Electronic Resources Manager to Drupal 6 Views. Presented at the code4Lib New England Conference, New Haven, CT.

Tidal, J. (2012). Libraries and Mobile Development: Successes and Failures. Presented at the Consortium of College and University Media Centers Annual Conference, Las Vegas, NV. (video)

Tidal, J. (2012). Interconnecting Social Media. Presented at the State University of New York Library Association Annual Conference, New York, NY.

Tidal, J. (2011) Understanding Users Through WordPress Statistics Presented at the METRO Library Council Special Interest Group Lib2.0, New York, NY.

Tidal, J. (2009) Developing Mobile Websites Presentation Presented at the Library Association of CUNY Emerging Technologies Committee Spring Program, New York, NY.