Concordia University

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Jared Wiercinski

Digital Services & Outreach Librarian
Music & Contemporary Dance Librarian

Office: S-LB 540-07 
J.W. McConnell Building,
1400 De Maisonneuve W.
Phone: (514) 848-2424 ext. 7726
Email: Jared.Wiercinski@concordia.ca

Education

Masters in Library and Information Studies, 2005, McGill University, Montréal, QC
BA (Philosophy, Psychology), 2001, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC

Professional development

"Music in Digital Libraries and Archives." Workshop. May 3-8, 2010. Stuttgart Media University. Stuttgart, Germany.

"Conducting Effective Meetings." Workshop. April 25, 2008. Centre de Perfectionnement, L'École des sciences de la gestion de l'Université du Québec à Montréal. Montréal, Québec.

"Presentation Skills." Workshop. December 2005. Concordia University. Montréal, Québec.

Research interests

Digital Libraries
Mobile Technology
Streaming Media


Selected publications

Peer-reviewed

Doi, Carolyn, James Mason, and Jared Wiercinski. "Mobile access to audio and video collections in libraries and other cultural institutions." Submitted September 2010.

Mason, James and Jared Wiercinski. "Streaming audio services in Canadian academic libraries." Music Reference Services Quarterly 12.3-4 (July 2009): 69-91.

Non peer-reviewed

Mason, James and Jared Wiercinski. "Music in the digital age: downloading, streaming, and digital lending." CAML (Canadian Association of Music Libraries) Review / Revue de l'ACBM 38.1 (2010): 5-16.

Wiercinski, Jared. "Enhance your course by integrating library resources and services within your Moodle site." Bibliofile Winter (2009): 5.

Wiercinski, Jared. "Research Pro: an easier way for students to find scholarly books and journal articles." Bibliofile Winter (2009): 7.

James, Christopher and Jared Wiercinski. "Good news for music lovers: two major additions to our music collection." Bibliofile Spring (2007): 1-2.

Wiercinski, Jared. "Staying informed with RSS." Bibliofile Spring (2006): 6.


Presentations

Conference presentations

Mason, James & Jared Wiercinski. "Delivering audio to mobile devices." Annual Conference - Canadian Association of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centres (CAML). June 4, 2010. Regina, Saskatchewan.

Wiercinski, Jared. "Baladodiffusion et services de bibliothèque : projet pilote avec le département de Musique de l’Université Concordia." Gestion des actifs numérique: 9e rencontre thématique à l’intention des responsables des infrastructures et des systèmes dans les établissements universitaires québécois. Conférence des recteurs et des principaux des universités du Québec (CREPUQ). 30 avril, 2010, Montréal, Québec.

Wiercinski, Jared. "Behind the scenes of a streaming-audio course reserves project: a brief how to." Annual conference - Québec Chapter of the Canadian Association of Music Libraries (CAML). October 23, 2009.

Wiercinski, Jared. & Mason, J. "Streaming audio services in Canadian academic libraries." Annual Conference - Canadian Association of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centres (CAML). May 28, 2009. Ottawa, Ontario.

Wiercinski, Jared. "Description d'un projet pilote de mise en réserve électronique de fichiers 'Streaming audio' à l'Université Concordia." Gestion des actifs numérique: 8e rencontre thématique à l’intention des responsables des infrastructures et des systèmes dans les établissements universitaires québécois. Conférence des recteurs et des principaux des universités du Québec (CREPUQ). 4 mai, 2009. Québec, Québec.

Wiercinski, Jared. "Un vidéo vaut mille mots : ajouter du carburant à votre entretien de référence virtuel avec Screen Toaster et JING." Gestion des actifs numérique: 8e rencontre thématique à l’intention des responsables des infrastructures et des systèmes dans les établissements universitaires québécois. Conférence des recteurs et des principaux des universités du Québec (CREPUQ). 4 mai, 2009. Québec, Québec.

Other presentations

Wiercinski, Jared. "Introduction to Teamviewer virtual reference software." Staff presentation - Concordia University Libraries. September 2010.

Doi, Carolyn and Jared Wiercinski. "Streaming audio: accessing course-related music on mobile devices." Librarians' Forum Brown Bag Lunch Series – Concordia University Libraries. April 7, 2010.

Kapa, Dubravka and Jared Wiercinski. "Enhance your Moodle course: the library can help." Faculty Workshop Series - Concordia University Libraries. September 17, 2009.

Wiercinski, Jared. "Streaming audio services in Canadian academic libraries." Concordia University Libraries' 7th Annual Poster Forum. May 1, 2009. Montréal, Québec.

Wiercinski, Jared. "Personalized start pages with Netvibes, Pageflakes, and iGoogle." Staff presentation - Concordia University Libraries. March 31, 2009.

Wiercinski, Jared. "Promoting library services with Facebook." Digital Spring Tune-up - L'Association des bibliothécaires du Québec (ABQLA). March 10, 2009. Montréal, Québec.

Wiercinski, Jared. "Creating video tutorials with Jing." Digital Spring Tune-up - L'Association des bibliothécaires du Québec (ABQLA). March 10, 2009. Montréal, Québec.

Wiercinski, Jared. "Open access sources of streaming audio." Staff presentation - Concordia University Libraries. March 6, 2009.

Wiercinski, Jared. "Getting the library in Moodle." Staff presentation - Concordia University Libraries. February 2009.

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