Assistant Professor II - Librarian

Department Name 
Moore Library

Office Location 
Moore Library 334
Mailing Address 
2083 Lawrence Road Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
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Heather Dalal

Education

  • B.A. Northwestern College
  • M.L.I.S. Rutgers University
  • M.Ed. University of Massachusetts, Boston (Instructional Design)

Responsibilities

  • Instruction
  • Reference
  • Emerging Technologies
  • Liaison to: Continuing Studies, Graduate Education, Leadership, & Counseling, Management, & the School of Fine & Performing Arts

Awards

  • Summer Research Fellowship & Reimbursement Award, Rider University June 2014
  • Cranberry Calvary Award. Rider University, May 2014
  • Marketing & Public Relations Award-Tech Shout Out, New Jersey Library Association (NJLA) June 2014
  • Technology Innovation Award Nominee, NJLA College & University Section, March 2014

Selected Publications

Selected Presentations

  • Taylor, Art & Heather Dalal (2016, March 23). The Information Literacy of College Students: Gender Influences on Information Source Selection . Librarians' Information Literacy Annual Conference (LILAC). Dublin, Ireland.
  • Dalal, Heather A., Amy K. Kimura, and Melissa A. Hofmann.(2016, April 22). On the Edge of Discovery: Students and Web-Scale Searching. 2015 NJLA Annual Conference: “Libraries on the Edge.” Long Branch NJ.
  • Dalal, Heather, Amy Kimura & Melissa Hofmann. (2015, March 28). Searching in the Wild: Observing Information-Seeking Behavior in a Discovery Tool. Paper presented at the 2015 Association of College & Research Libraries Conference. Portland, OR.
  • Berg, Cara, Heather Dalal, Amanda Piekart, Lynee Richel & Davida Scharf (2015, January  9). Frameworks vs. Standards. What are the Issues and Why you Should Care. Breakout Session. presented at the VALE / NJ ACRL / NJLA CUS Sixteenth Annual Users' Conference. Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ.
  • Dalal, Heather & Sharon Yang. (2014, June 4). Where are We Now? What Types of Academic Libraries Provide Virtual Reference? Presented at the New Jersey Library Association Conference. Atlantic City, NJ.
  • Yang, Sharon & Heather Dalal. (2014, June 16). Virtual Reference A to Z, What You Should Know as an Administrator. Presented at the Library Management Institute Summer Conference. Philadelphia, PA.
  • Dalal, Heather, Robert Lackie, David M. Reynolds, & Julia Pendagast. (2014, June 4). No Budget? No Problem! You can make a Library Minute! Poster presented at the New Jersey Library Association Conference. Atlantic City, NJ.
  • Dalal, Heather & Art Taylor. (2014, June 4). Student Evaluation of Internet Information Sources and Information Literacy Standards: Results from a Student Survey. Presented at the Research Forum at the at the New Jersey Library Association Conference. Atlantic City, NJ.
  • Dalal, Heather & Robert Lackie. (2014, April 23). What if you Build It, and They Still Won’t Come? Addressing Student Awareness of Resources and Services With Promotional Videos. Paper presented at The Sixteenth Distance Library Services Conference. Denver, CO.
  • Dalal, Heather. (2014, April 25). Efficient Tools to Simplify Distance Reference Transactions. Poster presented at The Sixteenth Distance Library Services Conference. Denver, CO.
  • Dalal, Heather (2014, March 25). Panel on Outreach in Academic Libraries. Invited presenter and panelist with Megan Lotts, Amanda Piekart, and Bonnie Lafazan. Sponsored by the Rutgers Student College and Academic Research Library Association. Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ.
  • Dalal, Heather, Robert Lackie, David M. Reynolds, & Julia Pendagast. (2014, January 10). One Minute Promotional Videos: Meet the Corner Team. Breakout Session presented at the VALE / NJ ACRL / NJLA CUS Fifteenth Annual Users' Conference. Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ.
  • Dalal, Heather. (2013, June 29). Making Online Training as Effective as Face-to- face. Poster presented at the American Library Association Annual Conference. Chicago, IL.