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Penny Hecker

hecker       Associate Professor
      eResources and
      Web Services Librarian

    Sims  Sims 228
    call   985-549-2290 


Education:  B.A. English, University of New Orleans; Master of Library and Information Science, Louisiana State University

Areas of Responsibility/Teaching Expertise: Electronic Resources, Web Services, Serials, Liaison to Sociology & Criminal Justice, Instructor of LS 102 (2007 - 2016), User Education (2007 - present)

Recent Professional Activity:  Publications –

Hecker, Penny. Rev. "Metaliteracy: Reinventing Information Literacy to Empower Learners" Codex: the Journal of the Louisiana Chapter of the ACRL 3 no.2 (2015).Web.

Presentations -

Hecker, P. & Balius, A. “Embracing the Framework: Exploring Approaches for Implementation.” PowerPoint Presentation at LOUIS Users Annual Conference, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, October 7, 2015.

Presentations – Hecker, P. & Balius, A. “Embracing the Framework: Tales of Implementation.” PowerPoint Presentation at Louisiana Library Association Annual Conference, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, March 10, 2016.

Association Committee Service  –

Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL), Instruction Section, Research and Scholarship Committee, 2016-2018.

Areas of Interest: Electronic resources maintenance, web design, web graphics, outreach,  Information fluency, learning styles, instructional design, instructional technology