Erin O'Toole
University of North Texas
Library - PS - Library Research Support Services
(940) 369-5067
Email:

Education

MLS, Texas Woman's University, 1999.
Major: Library Science
MPhil, University of Utah Medical School, 1991.
Major: Experimental Pathology/Immunology
BS, University of Utah, 1988.
Major: Biology/Cell and Molecular
BA, Smith College, 1980.
Major: History

Professional Positions

Academic - Post-Secondary
Librarian, University of North Texas. (September 1, 2020 – Present).
Associate Librarian, University of North Texas. (September 2009August 2020).
Librarian II, University of North Texas. (20052009).
Librarian I, University of North Texas. (20042005).
Professional
Senior Public Services Librarian - Children's, Davis Library, Plano Public Library System. (January 2001April 2004).
Youth Services Librarian, Emily Fowler Library, Denton Public Library System. (June 1999December 2000).

Professional Memberships

Texas Library Association. (2019 – Present).

Member, American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). (March 2017 – Present).

Member, American Library Association. (2006 – Present).

Member, Science and Technology Section (STS), Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL). (2006 – Present).

Member, National Science Teachers Association. (20162017).

Member, College and University Libraries Division, Texas Library Association (TLA). (20162017).

Member, HealthLINE. (20132015).

Member, Medical Library Association. (20132015).

Member, South Central Chapter of the Medical Library Association. (20132015).

Member, Texas Library Association (TLA). (19992013).

Member, American Library Association. (19992002).

Development Activities Attended

Workshop,"Disrupting Business as Usual: Centering Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion; Anti-Bias and Cultural Awareness Program," University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, United States of America. (December 11, 2020).

Self-Study Program,"Managing Bias, Anti-Bias and Cultural Awareness Program," University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, United States of America. (December 4, 2020).

Conference Attendance,"Transdisciplinary Conference on Diversifying Genomic Research (Virtual)," University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, United States of America. (November 20, 2020November 21, 2020).

Other,"US Census Data Tools and Applications," US Census Bureau, Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America. (October 20, 2020).

Conference Attendance,"Bibliometrics and Research Assessment Symposium (Virtual)," National Institutes of Health Library, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America. (October 7, 2020October 9, 2020).

Workshop,"Mental Health First Aid Training (Virtual)," National Council for Behavioral Health, Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America. (October 1, 2020).

Other,"Why Do Most Diversity Trainings Fail?," Association of Southeastern Research Libraries, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America. (September 10, 2020).

Workshop,"Microaggressions and Inclusive Language," University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, United States of America. (July 29, 2020).

Conference Attendance,"STEM Librarians South Virtual Conference," Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, United States of America. (July 16, 2020).

Other,"Defining Neurodiversity Training," UNT Libraries Staff Development Committee, United States of America. (July 15, 2020).

Self-Study Program,"Communicating about Culturally Sensitive Issues," University of North Texas, LinkedIn, Denton, Texas, United States of America. (June 19, 2020).

Self-Study Program,"Confronting Bias: Thriving Across Our Differences," University of North Texas, LinkedIn, Denton, Texas, United States of America. (June 19, 2020).

Self-Study Program,"Unconscious Bias," University of North Texas, LinkedIn, Denton, Texas, United States of America. (June 19, 2020).

Other,"Free and Open Data: Where Is It and Can You Use It?," ALA-RUSA, United States of America. (March 18, 2020).

Conference Attendance,"Equity and Diversity Conference," University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, United States of America. (February 20, 2020).

Other,"Introduction to NIH dkNET Portal," University of California San Diego, San Diego, California, United States of America. (February 5, 2020).

Other,"Science and Technology Section, Hot Topics Virtual Discussion: Research Metrics," Association of College and Research Libraries, United States of America. (January 13, 2020).

Workshop,"Disability Awareness Training," UNT Libraries Staff Development Committee, United States of America. (December 15, 2019).

Continuing Education Program,"Autism Spectrum Disorders and Libraries: Developing Welcoming and Accessible Library Resources and Services for Patrons on the Spectrum," Library Juice Academy, United States of America. (November 4, 2019November 29, 2019).

Other,"Supporting Graduate Students as Emerging Scholars," ACRL Academic Library Services for Graduate Students Interest Group, United States of America. (October 29, 2019).

Other,"Examining User Perceptions of the Role of Academic Libraries and Librarians," Chinese American Librarians Association - Midwest Chapter, United States of America. (October 24, 2019).

Conference Attendance,"Texas Association of Higher Education Assessment Annual Conference," Texas Association of Higher Education Assessment, San Antonio, Texas, United States of America. (October 1, 2019October 2, 2019).

Conference Attendance,"STEM Librarians South 2019," University of Texas Austin, Austin, TX, United States of America. (July 19, 2019).

Other,"Research Data Management - In Your Future?," ACRL - Choice, United States of America. (June 6, 2019).

Other,"Developing Your Outreach Plan," ACRL University Library Section's Academic Outreach Committee, United States of America. (May 23, 2019).

Conference Attendance,"Open Access Symposium 2019," University of North Texas Dallas College of Law, Dallas, TX, United States of America. (May 17, 2019May 18, 2019).

Other,"University Forum on Teaching and Learning," University of North Texas, Denton, TX, United States of America. (May 2, 2019).

Seminar,"Over-Fertilized? by Dr. Rebecca Dickstein," University of North Texas College of Science, United States of America. (April 23, 2019).

Seminar,"Fossils, Genes, and the Origin of Limbs by Dr. Neil Shubin," University of North Texas Biology Graduate Student Association, United States of America. (April 12, 2019).

Conference Attendance,"Building a Better World Symposium: Celebrating Women in STEM," University of North Texas, Denton, TX, United States of America. (March 1, 2019).

Conference Attendance,"AAAS Annual Meeting 2019," American Association for the Advancement of Science, Washington, DC, United States of America. (February 15, 2019February 17, 2019).

Workshop,"Blue Zone Ambassador Training: Support for Neurodiverse Students," University of North Texas, Denton, TX, United States of America. (January 10, 2019).

Other,"Assessment Practices and Metrics for the 21st Century, Part 8: Developing New Metrics," National Information Standards Organization, United States of America. (December 20, 2018).

Conference Attendance,"Library Assessment Conference," Association of Research Libraries, Houston, TX, United States of America. (December 5, 2018December 7, 2018).

Conference Attendance,"STEM Librarians South," University of Houston, Houston, TX, United States of America. (July 20, 2018).

Conference Attendance,"Transforming Libraries for Graduate Students," Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, Georgia, United States of America. (March 22, 2018March 23, 2018).

Conference Attendance,"AAAS Annual Meeting 2018," American Association for the Advancement of Science, Austin, Texas, United States of America. (February 15, 2018February 19, 2018).

Other,"Advancing Altmetrics: Best Practices and Emerging Ideas," NISO Training Thursday, Denton, TX, United States of America. (December 14, 2017).

Workshop,"Neurodiversity and the Search Process," Office of Faculty Success, UNT, Denton, TX, United States of America. (December 1, 2017).

Other,"Seeking a Safe Haven: UNT Refugee Summit 2017," UNT Social Work Department, Denton, TX, United States of America. (October 2, 2017).

Conference Attendance,"District 7 Fall Meeting," Texas Library Association, Arlington, TX, United States of America. (September 29, 2017).

Other,"Managing Your Scholarly Reputation: The Experts Speak!," Altmetric, Denton, TX, United States of America. (September 15, 2017).

Conference Attendance,"CTLC 2017 Conference," Cross Timbers Library Collaborative, Denton, TX, United States of America. (August 4, 2017).

Conference Attendance,"AAAS 2017 Annual Meeting," American Association for the Advancement of Science, Boston, MA, United States of America. (February 16, 2017February 20, 2017).

Conference Attendance,"ARLIS/NA 45th Annual Conference," Art Libraries Society of North America, New Orleans, LA, United States of America. (February 6, 2017February 8, 2017).

Other,"From Fear to Trust in the Library Organization," Georgia Library Association, Denton, TX, United States of America. (November 9, 2016).

Other,"Collaborating for Impact: Special Collections and Liaison Librarian Partnerships. Part I: Collaborative Collection Stewardship," Association of College and Research Libraries, Denton, TX, United States of America. (November 1, 2016).

Conference Attendance,"ALA Annual Conference 2016," American Library Association, United States of America. (June 2016).

Other,"Assessment in Action," College and Research Libraries Forum, Association of College and Research Libraries, Denton, TX, United States of America. (May 5, 2016).

Other,"Supporting Research on Your Campus," NISO Virtual Conference Session, Denton, TX, United States of America. (May 5, 2016).

Conference Attendance,"TLA Annual Conference 2016," Texas Library Association, United States of America. (April 2016).

Seminar,"Confessions of a Converted Lecturer/ Dr. Eric Mazur," Texas Woman's University, United States of America. (April 29, 2016).

Seminar,"Understanding Student In-class Discussion and Experiences Can Help Shape Effective Instructional Practices/Dr. Jenny Knight," Department of Biological Sciences, University of North Texas, United States of America. (April 15, 2016).

Workshop,"Productive Writing Strategies," Office of Faculty Success, University of North Texas, United States of America. (January 19, 2016).

Workshop,"UNT Faculty Writing Group," Office of Faculty Success, University of North Texas, United States of America. (December 14, 2015).

Other,"Writing a Journal Article: How to Move from Evidence to Argument," Academic Coaching and Writing, Denton, TX, United States of America. (November 11, 2015).

Conference Attendance,"ALA Annual Conference 2015," American Library Association, United States of America. (June 2015).

Other,"Electronic Lab Notebooks: Capturing Laboratory Activity as It Happens," ASIS&T Special Interest Group, American Library Association, Denton, TX, United States of America. (May 21, 2015).

Other,"Experts@Minnesota - Developing Collaborative Connections," Association of College and Research Libraries - CHOICE, Denton, TX, United States of America. (February 27, 2015).

Conference Attendance,"ALA Midwinter Meeting 2015," American Library Association, United States of America. (January 2015).

Workshop,"Insights from the Machiavellian Librarian," Association of College and Research Libraries - CHOICE, Denton, TX, United States of America. (November 11, 2014).

Conference Attendance,"CTLC Annual Conference 2014," Cross Timbers Library Cooperative, United States of America. (July 25, 2014).

Seminar,"Humanities and GIS: Mapping Books," Digital Frontiers Project, United States of America. (July 25, 2014).

Conference Attendance,"ALA Annual Conference 2014," American Library Association, United States of America. (June 2014).

Conference Attendance,"ALA Midwinter Meeting 2014," American Library Association, United States of America. (January 2014).

Conference Attendance,"HealthLINE Quarterly Meeting," HealthLINE, United States of America. (January 2014).

Other,"GEOG 5510: Introduction to GIS," Geography Department, University of North Texas, United States of America. (September 2013December 2013).

Conference Attendance,"SCC Annual Meeting 2013," South Central Chapter of the Medical Library Association, United States of America. (October 2013).

Continuing Education Program,"Evidence-Based Medicine: Introduction to Study Design and Critical Appraisal," South Central Chapter of the Medical Library Association, United States of America. (October 2013).

Continuing Education Program,"Video Creation Tools and Tips," National Library of Medicine, United States of America. (August 21, 2013).

Conference Attendance,"ALA Annual Conference 2013," American Library Association, United States of America. (June 2013).

Continuing Education Program,"Food 4 Thought: Exploring Nutrition Information Resources," National Library of Medicine, United States of America. (June 2013).

Continuing Education Program,"Health Statistics on the Web: It’s as Easy as. 1, 2, 3!”," National Library for Medicine, United States of America. (June 2013).

Continuing Education Program,"Measuring Your Impact: Using Evaluation for Library Advocacy," National Library of Medicine, United States of America. (June 2013).

Conference Attendance,"Handheld Librarian Conference 8: Encouraging Innovation," LearningTimes, United States of America. (June 19, 2013).

Conference Attendance,"Pieces of the Persistence Puzzle: Third Annual Student Portraits Symposium," University of North Texas, United States of America. (May 2, 2013).

Conference Attendance,"TLA Annual Conference 2013," Texas Library Association, United States of America. (April 2013).

Conference Attendance,"TLA Library Instruction Round Table Summit," Texas Library Association, United States of America. (September 28, 2012).

Conference Attendance,"TX STEM Librarians Conference," University of North Texas, United States of America. (July 2012).

Conference Attendance,"TLA Annual Conference 2012," Texas Library Association, United States of America. (April 2012).

Conference Attendance,"TX STEM Librarians Conference," University of Texas San Antonio, United States of America. (July 2011).

Conference Attendance,"TLA Annual Conference 2011," Texas Library Association, United States of America. (April 2011).

Awards and Honors

Frederic G. Melcher Scholarship, Association for Library Services to Children, American Library Association. (19971997).

H.W. Wilson Foundation Scholarship, Texas Woman's University. (19971997).

Member, Phi Beta Kappa. (19801980).

Teaching

Directed Student Learning

Other, Information Science. (June 2019).

Other, Information Science. (20112011).

Other, Information Science. (20102010).

Research

Published Intellectual Contributions

Academic Blog
O'Toole, E. (2015). Science Retention Librarian Blog. 48 postings from 2013-2015. https://blogs.library.unt.edu/scienceretentionlibrarian/.
Bibliography
O'Toole, E. (2010). Selected Internet Resources on Genetically Modified Organisms. Issues in Science and Technology Librarianship. (Winter issue), .
Book Chapter
O'Toole, E., Barham, R., Monahan, J., Smith, S. L. (2018). Teaming up with Your Graduate School for Academic and Career Success. Transforming Libraries to Serve Graduate Students. Chicago, Illinois: Association of College and Research Libraries. https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1506778/
Sassen, C., Harker, K. R., O'Toole, E. (2017). Professional Development Assessment Paella. Library Assessment Cookbook. Chicago, Illinois: Association of College and Research Libraries. https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc993957
O'Toole, E. (2011). Hiring and Training Graduate Assistants in the Academic Library. Library Management Tips That Work. ALA Editions. https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc505712/
O'Toole, E. (2011). Mentoring Graduate Assistants in the Academic Library. Library Management Tips That Work. ALA Editions. https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc505706/
Conference Proceeding
Harker, K. R., Keshmiripour, S., McIntosh, M., O'Toole, E., Sassen, C. (2019). Assessing the Success of a Mentoring Program for Academic Librarians. Library Assessment Conference 2018. Association of Research Libraries. https://libraryassessment.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/44-Harker-et-al-AssessingTheSuccess.pdf
Sassen, C., Harker, K. R., O'Toole, E. (2017). Assessing the Success of a Mentoring Program Beyond Satisfaction Surveys. In Domínguez, N., Berkeley, B., Barka, N., Chrisman, T., Kelley, B., & Westfall, E. (Eds.). (2017). 10th annual mentoring conference proceedings: A Decade of Cultivating an Inclusive Mentoring Community. 2, 1015-1017. https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1062067/
Sassen, C., Harker, K. R., O'Toole, E. (2016). Assessing the Success of a Professional Development Program Using Multiple Measures. 2016 Library Assessment Conference.. 71. Washington, D.C.: Association of Research Libraries. http://old.libraryassessment.org/bm~doc/poster-abstracts.pdf
Encyclopedia Article
O'Toole, E. (2009). Earth, the Rotation of. Encyclopedia of Time: Science, Philosophy, Theology and Culture. https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc287067/
O'Toole, E. (2009). Eclipses. Encyclopedia of Time: Science, Philosophy, Theology and Culture. Sage Publications. https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc287027/
O'Toole, E. (2009). Photosynthesis. Encyclopedia of Time: Science, Philosophy, Theology and Culture. Sage Publications. https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc287055/
Journal Article
Harker, K. R., Keshmiripour, S., McIntosh, M., O'Toole, E., Sassen, C. (2019). Mixed-Methods Assessment of a Mentoring Program. Journal of Library Administration. 59(8), 873-902. Routledge. https://doi-org.libproxy.library.unt.edu/10.1080/01930826.2019.1661745
Harker, K. R., O'Toole, E., Sassen, C. (2018). Assessing an Academic Library Professional Development Program. portal: Libraries and the Academy. 18(1), 199-223. https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark%3A/67531/metadc1065420/
O'Toole, E. (2017). Academic Librarians as STEM Retention Partners. Journal of College Science Teaching. 46(5), 6-7. National Science Teachers Association. https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc984057/
O'Toole, E., Barham, R., Monahan, J. (2016). The Impact of Physically Embedded Librarianship on Academic Departments. Other. 16(3), 529-556. John Hopkins Press.
O'Toole, E., Adkins, C. (2012). Fueling Green Debate: Creating Student Reading Lists for Environmental Science Debates Using RefShare. Other. 1(32), . https://escholarship.org/uc/item/15k285ns. https://escholarship.org/uc/item/15k285ns
O'Toole, E. (2005). Reading America Program Fosters Intergenerational Understanding in Chinese Immigrant Families. Public Libraries. 44(6), 355-59. https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc674075/
Akin, L., O'Toole, E. (2000). The Order of the Public Library and the Disorder of Attention Deficit. Public Library Quarterly. 18(Winter 2000), 69-80. https://doi.org/10.1300/J118v18n03_10
Tan, S. S., O'Toole, E., Kurtz, C. B., Weis, J. H. (1993). Murine Complement Receptor Gene Expression: Cr2 Gene Transcripts Are Depressed During a High Dose Microbial Challenge. Immunology. 79, 82-8.
Boyd, L., O'Toole, E., Thummel, C. S. (1991). Patterns of E74A RNA and Protein Expression at the Onset of Metamorphosis in Drosophila. Advances in Motor Development Research. 112, 981-95. https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc674070/
Kurtz, C. B., O'Toole, E., Christensen, S. M., Weis, J. H. (1990). The Murine Complement Receptor Gene Family. IV. Alternative Splicing of Cr2 Gene Transcripts Predicts Two Distinct Gene Products. The Journal of Immunology. 144, 3581-91. http://www.jimmunol.org/content/144/9/3581

Presentations Given

Oral Presentation

O'Toole, E. (Author & Presenter), UNT LISSA All School Day (Virtual) - CANCELLED, Finding Reliable COVID-19 Information, UNT LISSA, Houston Cohort, United States of America. (2020).

O'Toole, E. (Author & Presenter), STEM Librarians South Conference - MODIFIED to virtual, dkNET’s Resource and Authentication Reports for Researchers, lightning talk, Southern Methodist University, United States of America. (2020).

O'Toole, E. (Author & Presenter), STEM Librarians South Conference - MODIFIED to virtual, Transitioning to SciFinder-n: What to Expect, lightning talk, Southern Methodist University, United States of America. (2020).

Anderson, C. (Author & Presenter), O'Toole, E. (Author & Presenter), Texas Library Association Annual Conference - CANCELLED, Working with Neurodiverse Students in the College Setting, Texas Library Association, Houston, Texas, United States of America. (2020).

Harker, K. R. (Author), O'Toole, E. (Author), Sassen, C. (Author & Presenter), Mountain Plains Library Association Conference, Assessing a Professional Development Program for Academic Librarians, Mountain Plains Library Association, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States of America. (2019).

Harker, K. R. (Author), Keshmiripour, S. (Author), McIntosh, M. (Author), O'Toole, E. (Author & Presenter), Sassen, C. (Author), Texas Association for Higher Education Assessment Conference, Assessment of a Faculty Mentoring Program Using Validated Instruments, Texas Association for Higher Education Assessment, San Antonio, Texas, United States of America. (2019).

Harker, K. R. (Author & Presenter), Keshmiripour, S. (Author), McIntosh, M. (Author), O'Toole, E. (Author), Sassen, C. (Author & Presenter), Cross Timbers Library Collaborative 2019 Conference, Assessing an Academic Library Mentoring Program, Cross Timbers Library Collaborative, Texas Woman's University, United States of America. (2019).

Anderson, C. (Author & Presenter), O'Toole, E. (Author & Presenter), STEM Librarians South 2019, Neurodiverse STEM Students and the Academic Library, University of Texas Austin, Austin, TX, United States of America. (2019).

O'Toole, E. (Author & Presenter), STEM Librarians South, Partners and Proposal Readiness: Preparing Graduate Students to Start Their Thesis and Dissertation Proposals, University of Houston, Houston, Texas, United States of America. (2018).

O'Toole, E. (Author & Presenter), Transforming Libraries for Graduate Students, Impediments, Partners, and Proposals: Preparing Graduate Students to Start Their Thesis and Dissertation Proposals, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, Georgia, United States of America. (2018).

O'Toole, E. (Author & Presenter), Vaughn, P. (Author & Presenter), AAAS 2018 Annual Meeting, Discover STEM Librarians: The Key to Advancing Your Instruction Portfolio, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Austin, Texas, United States of America. (2018).

Monahan, J. (Presenter), O'Toole, E. (Presenter), CTLC 2017, Joining Forces to Jumpstart Student Success in Higher Education, Cross Timbers Library Collaborative, Denton, Texas, United States of America. (2017).

Sassen, C. (Author & Presenter), O'Toole, E. (Author & Presenter), Harker, K. R. (Author), Texas Library Association Annual Conference 2016, Assessing an Academic Library Professional Development Program, Houston, Texas, United States of America. (2016).

Smith, S. (Author & Presenter), O'Toole, E. (Author & Presenter), Barham, R. (Author & Presenter), Monahan, J. (Author), Transforming Libraries for Graduate Students Conference, Unique Library Services for Graduate Students: Support throughout the Graduate Lifecycle, Kennesaw State University Libraries, Kennesaw, Georgia, United States of America. (2016).

O'Toole, E. (Presenter), American Library Association Annual Conference 2014, Recommended Library Contributions to STEM Retention Based on the Landmark Study, Talking about Leaving: Why Students Leave the Sciences, Library Research Round Table, Las Vegas, NV, United States of America. (2014).

O'Toole, E. (Author & Presenter), Elizondo, Y. (Author), MLA South Central Chapter Annual Meeting 2013, A Study of Independent Patron Usage of Interactive Whiteboards at a Science Library, Medical Library Association, Fort Worth, TX, United States of America. (2013).

Barham, R. (Presenter), O'Toole, E. (Presenter), Cross Timbers Library Collaborative (CTLC) Conference, Creating Value Beyond the Library: Best Practices for Embedded Librarianship, Cross Timbers Library Collaborative (CTLC), University of North Texas, Denton, TX, United States of America. (20132013).

O'Toole, E. (Presenter), TX STEM Librarians Conference, From Common to Commons: Repurposing a Traditional Reading Room at the University of North Texas Science and Technology Library, San Antonio, TX, United States of America. (2011).

Adkins, C. (Presenter), O'Toole, E. (Presenter), Going Green @ Your Library 2: Working Green, Teaching Green, Fueling Green Debate: Creating Reading Lists for Environmental Science Debates with RefShare, Amigos Library Services, Online, United States of America. (2010).

O'Toole, E. (Presenter), Reference @ Your Library, Supervising Graduate students in the Academic Library, Amigos Library Services, Online, United States of America. (2010).

O'Toole, E. (Panelist), Colorado Academic Library Summit 2010, Ask Academic: A New Generation for Cooperative Virtual Reference for Academic Libraries, Colorado State Library, Denver, CO, United States of America. (2010).

Shelly, J. (Presenter), O'Toole, E. (Presenter), TLA Annual Conference 2010, Tips for Effective Supervision, Texas Library Association, San Antonio, TX, United States of America. (2010).

O'Toole, E. (Author & Presenter), Selecting the Right Stuff: A Collection Development Symposium, Science Fair and Beyond: Selecting Excellent Science Books for Children and Teens, Northeast Texas Library System, Allen, Texas, United States of America. (20092009).

Figa, E. (Author & Presenter), Bone, T. (Author), O'Toole, E. (Author & Presenter), TDLA Annual Conference 2008, Betwixt Wind and Water: Research Project Results on Librarian-in-the-Classroom Distance Learning Service, Texas Distance Learning Association, Galveston, Texas, United States of America. (20082008).

Figa, E. (Author & Presenter), Bone, T. (Author), O'Toole, E. (Author & Presenter), TLA Annual Conference 2008, Librarian on Board! Research Results and a Framework for Designing Librarian-in-the-Classroom Services, Texas Library Association, Dallas, Texas, United States of America. (20082008).

O'Toole, E. (Author & Presenter), UTSW Library Liaisons Meeting, Herding Cats: Developing a Library Liaison Program, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, United States of America. (20072007).

O'Toole, E. (Author & Presenter), TLA Annual Conference 2006, Igniting the Science Fair, Texas Library Association, Houston, Texas, United States of America. (20062006).

O'Toole, E. (Author & Presenter), Regional Meeting 2004, Science Fair Reference and Collection Development for Public Librarians, Northeast Texas Regional Library System, United States of America. (20042004).

O'Toole, E. (Author & Presenter), Exhibit and Webpage Opening, Teens between Cultures, Plano Public Library System, Plano, Texas, United States of America. (20032003).

Panel Presentation

O'Toole, E. (Moderator), PLA Conference 2002, Teen Programming 101: Sure-Fire Ways to Get Teens in Your Library, Public Library Association Conference, United States of America. (20022002).

Paper

Harker, K. R. (Author & Presenter), Keshmiripour, S. (Author), McIntosh, M. (Author), O'Toole, E. (Author), Sassen, C. (Author), Library Assessment Conference, Assessing the Success of a Mentoring Program for Academic Librarians, Association of Research Libraries, Houston, Texas, United States of America. (2018).

Elizondo, Y. (Author & Presenter), O'Toole, E. (Author & Presenter), TLA Annual Conference 2012, Student Use of Interactive Whiteboards in an Academic Library Setting, Texas Library Association, Houston, TX, United States of America. (2012).

Poster

O'Toole, E. (Author & Presenter), Bibliometrics and Research Assessment Symposium 2020 - MODIFIED to virtual, From New to Noteworthy: The Scholarly Impact Service at the University of North Texas, National Institutes of Health Library, United States of America. (2020).

O'Toole, E. (Author & Presenter), AAAS Annual Meeting 2019, Preparing STEM Graduate Students for the Dissertation or Thesis Proposal, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Washington, DC, United States of America. (2019).

Sassen, C. (Author & Presenter), Harker, K. R. (Author), O'Toole, E. (Author), American Library Association Annual Conference, Assessing the Success of a Mentoring Program for Academic Librarians, American Library Association, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America. (2018).

Sassen, C. (Author & Presenter), Harker, K. R. (Author & Presenter), O'Toole, E. (Author), Texas Library Association Annual Conference, Assessing the Success of a Mentoring Program Beyond Satisfaction Surveys, Texas Library Association, Dallas, Texas, United States of America. (2018).

Sassen, C. (Author & Presenter), Harker, K. R. (Author), O'Toole, E. (Author), UNM Mentoring Institute Conference, Assessing the Success of a Mentoring Program Beyond Satisfaction Surveys, University of New Mexico Mentoring Institute, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States of America. (2017).

Sassen, C. (Author), Harker, K. R. (Author & Presenter), O'Toole, E. (Author & Presenter), Cross Timbers Library Collaborative Conference, Assessing the Success of a Mentoring Program Beyond Satisfaction Surveys, Cross Timbers Library Collaborative, Denton, Texas, United States of America. (2017).

Barham, R. (Author & Presenter), O'Toole, E. (Author & Presenter), Smith, S. (Author), ARLIS/NA 45th Annual Conference, Biophilic Design for Libraries: Integrating and Referencing Nature to Create More Human-Centered Spaces, Art Libraries Society of North America, New Orleans, LA, United States of America. (2017).

Harker, K. R. (Author), Sassen, C. (Author & Presenter), O'Toole, E. (Author), Library Assessment Conference, Assessing the Success of a Professional Development Program, Association of Research Libraries (ARL), Poster Presentation, Arlington, Virginia, USA, United States of America. (2016).

Sassen, C. (Author & Presenter), Harker, K. R. (Author & Presenter), O'Toole, E. (Author & Presenter), CTLC Annual Conference 2016, Assessing the Success of a Professional Development Program, Cross Timbers Library Consortium, Fort Worth, Texas, United States of America. (2016).

O'Toole, E. (Presenter), MLA Annual Conference 2015, Recommended Library Contributions to Retention of Premedical Students, Medical Library Conference, Austin, TX, United States of America. (2015).

O'Toole, E. (Presenter), American Library Association Annual Conference 2014, Recommended Library Contributions to STEM Retention Based on an LIS Interpretation of the Landmark Study, Talking about Leaving: Why Students Leave the Sciences, Science and Technology Section, Association of College and Research Libraries, Las Vegas, NV, United States of America. (2014).

O'Toole, E. (Presenter), MLA South Central Chapter Annual Meeting 2013, The Impact of Embedded Librarianship on Liaison Activities, Medical Library Association, Fort Worth, TX, United States of America. (2013).

O'Toole, E. (Author & Presenter), Cain, D. (Author & Presenter), ACRL Conference 2007, Online Faculty Evaluation of ScienceDirect: An Application of Project Management at the University of North Texas Libraries, Association of College and Research Libraries, United States of America. (20072007).

Tabletop Presentation

O'Toole, E. (Author & Presenter), Irish, S. (Author & Presenter), ALA Annual Conference 1999, Standing Room Only: Library Programs for School-Age Audiences, American Library Association, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America. (19991999).

Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

Grant - Research
Harker, K. R. (Co-Principal), Hamner, J. (Supporting), Thomsett-Scott, E. C. (Supporting), Sassen, C. (Co-Principal), O'Toole, E. (Co-Principal), Welch, R. (Co-Principal), "Office for Faculty Success Mentoring Grant," Sponsored by UNT Office for Faculty Success, University of North Texas, $4200 Funded. (September 2015August 2016).
O'Toole, E. (Principal), "Teens between Cultures: Chinese-American Teens and Their Parents Explore Cultural Differences," Sponsored by MetLife Reading America Program, Private, $5000 Funded. (20032004).

Awards and Honors

Elizabeth K. Eaton, Ph.D., Research Award, 3rd Place, South Central Chapter of the Medical Library Association. (October 26, 2013).

Member, Beta Phi Mu. (1999).

Service

University Service

Committee Member, Faculty Senate University Election Committee. (September 2020 – Present).

Other, Faculty Senate. (September 2019 – Present).

Committee Member, Faculty Senate Committee on Committees. (September 2019 – Present).

Committee Member, UNT Neurodiversity Advisory Committee. (September 2019 – Present).

Task Force Member, Assessment Task Force for Public Services Division Outreach Workgroup. (May 2019 – Present).

Faculty Advisor, Eagle Chat: Support Group for Neurodiverse Students. (March 2019 – Present).

Committee Chair, Career Development Work Group, Libraries. (September 2018 – Present).

Chairperson, Data Services Librarian Search Committee, Libraries - CANCELLED. (February 2020March 2020).

Faculty Mentor, Individual Librarian Mentoring, Libraries. (September 20162019).

Student Org Advisor (Non-Professional Org), Beta Beta Beta Biological Honor Society. (20142019).

Faculty Mentor, Interdisciplinary Mentoring Groups. (September 2016August 2019).

Member, Public Services Personnel Affairs Committee, Libraries. (June 2018May 2019).

Other, Judge, Biology Graduate Student Association Research Day. (April 11, 2019).

Other, Judge, Texas Academy for Mathematics and Science Fair. (January 26, 2019).

Program Coordinator, Career Development Work Group, Libraries. (September 2016August 2018).

Other, Library-Wide Personnel Affairs Committee, Libraries. (May 2017April 2018).

Chairperson, Public Services Personal Affairs Committee, Libraries. (May 2017April 2018).

Faculty Mentor, First Flight Librarians Mentoring Group, Libraries. (September 2016August 2017).

Committee Chair, Career Development Work Group, Libraries. (September 2015August 2016).

Faculty Mentor, Revving up for Research Mentoring Program, Libraries. (September 2015August 2016).

Committee Member, Faculty Salary Study Committee, Faculty Senate. (20122015).

Committee Member, Career Development Work Group, Libraries. (September 2014August 2015).

Committee Member, Library-Wide Personnel Affairs Committee, Libraries. (November 2014May 2015).

Committee Chair, Public Service Division Personnel Affairs Committee, Libraries. (November 2014May 2015).

Student Org Advisor (Non-Professional Org), Alpha Chi Honor Society. (January 2014May 2015).

Committee Member, GIS Librarian Search Committee, Libraries. (April 2014January 2015).

Committee Chair, Grievance Committee, Libraries. (July 2013October 2014).

Faculty Mentor, Library Education for the U.S.-Affiliated Pacific (LEAP), Department of Library and Information Sciences. (August 2011September 2013).

Committee Member, RIS Department Head Search Committee, Libraries. (November 2012April 2013).

Other, Judge and Scorekeeper, UNT Quiz Bowl Tournament. (20112012).

Committee Member, Campus Clubs Committee, Faculty Senate. (20062012).

Committee Member, PAC Procedures Revision Committee, Libraries. (October 2011August 2012).

Chairperson, Grievance Committee, Libraries. (20102011).

Committee Member, Grievance Committee, Libraries. (20092010).

Professional Service

Other, Education Section, American Association for the Advancement of Science. (May 2019 – Present).

Program Organizer, Education Section, American Association for the Advancement of Science. (February 2018February 2019).

Committee Member, Science and Technology Section, Research Committee, Association of College and Research Libraries. (February 2014June 2018).

Other, Protege, ALA Library Research Round Table, Mentor/Protege Program. (June 2013June 2014).

Committee Member, Science and Technology Section, Conference Planning Committee - 2014, Association of College and Research Libraries. (February 2013June 2014).

Officer, Other Officer, Past Chair, Reference Round Table, Texas Library Association. (April 2012March 2013).

Committee Chair, TLA Reference Round Table, Conference Stipend Committee. (April 2012March 2013).

Officer, Other Officer, Chair, Reference Round Table, Texas Library Association. (April 2011March 2012).

Committee Member, Woll Memorial Grant Committee, Texas Library Association. (20082011).

Officer, Other Officer, Chair-Elect, Reference Round Table, Texas Library Association. (April 2010March 2011).

Officer, Other Officer, Councilor, Reference Round Table, Texas Library Association. (April 2009March 2010).

Public Service

Other, Denton VOTE Group, Denton, Texas. (October 2018 – Present).

Member, Artists Enclave of Denton County, Denton, Texas. (2018 – Present).

Manager, Music Library, Trinity Presbyterian Church, Denton, TX. (September 2013December 2016).

Awards and Honors

George and Ruth Christy Award, University of North Texas Libraries. (May 22, 2020).