Bill Jones

IDS Project Executive Director's Assistant

Room 221
(585) 245-5172
jonesw@geneseo.edu

DEPARTMENT(S):

IDS Project 

AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:

Administrative Assistant to the Director of the IDS Project

EDUCATION:

M.L.S., University at Buffalo
M.Ed., Reading and Literacy (B-12)

B.S.Ed., Childhood Education with Special Education, Music Theory

A.S., Music, Finger Lakes Community College

A.S., Music Recording Technology, Finger Lakes Community College

A.A., Liberal Arts and Sciences, Finger Lakes Community College

Honors and Awards:

Silvia Chu Memorial Scholarship, SUNYLA (2014)
JLM Individual Development Award, UUP, SUNY Geneseo (2014)
Rethinking Resource Sharing Innovation Award: Regional User Groups (2013)
LITA/Christian Larew Memorial Scholarship (2012)
Individual Development Award from the Professional Development Committee, UUP, SUNY Geneseo (2012)
Graduate Assistantship, School of Education, SUNY Geneseo (2010-2011)
Graduate Student Research and Travel Grant Program, SUNY Geneseo (Fall 2010)
Summa Cum Laude, SUNY Geneseo (2009) 
Summer Research Fellowship Grant, SUNY Geneseo (2009)
Undergraduate Research Travel Grant, SUNY Geneseo (Fall 2009)
Friends of Music Scholarship (2009)
Martha Johnson Thom '54 Memorial Endowed Scholarship (2008-2009)
Kay Ash Memorial Scholarship (2008-2009)
Golden Key International Honour Society (2008)
SUNY Geneseo President's List (Fall 2007) 
Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society in Education (2007) 
A.S.E. Certified Parts Specialist (2003)
Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society (2001)

Professional Organizations:

American Library Association
Beta Phi Mu, Beta Delta Chapter (University at Buffalo)
Golden Key International Honour Society
Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society in Education
New York Library Association
New York State English Council
New York State United Teachers
Library Information Technology Association
Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society
Reference and User Services Association (ALA RUSA STARS):  Webmaster & Executive Board Member
State University of New York Librarians Association (SUNYLA)

Service to the College:

College Senate:  Graduate Academic Affairs Committee (2013 – present)
College Senate:  Transcriptionist, assistant to Senate Secretary (2012 – 2013)
Creation of SUNY Open Textbooks logo
Creation and maintenance of School of Education NCATE Website (2012)
School of Education NCATE Data Analyst (2011-2012)
Redesigning School of Education EMMA Lab (2010-2011)
School of Education Graduate Assistant (2010-2011)
School of Education Graduate Committee (2010-2011)
Rochester Young Scholars Academy at Geneseo, Director’s Assistant (2007-2009)
School of Education Office Assistant (2007-2009)

SERVICE TO THE Library:

Library Publishing Team (April 2013 – present)
Creation and maintenance of Conference Registration software, asp.net, vb, MS SQL
IDS Project Press:  Open Monograph Press Instance (Dec. 2013 – present)
IDS Project Director’s Assistant (May 2011 – present)
IDS Search usability testing (Fall 2010 – present)
Circulation Supervisor (Summer 2010)
Weeding Project and Relocation of Serials to Frasier (Summer 2009 & Summer 2010)
Classroom Technology Assistant (2008-2010)
Tech Help (2007-2010)

Conference presentations:

Managing ILLiad Transactions in Aleph via NCIP Interoperability, with co-presenter Hank Sway.  ELUNA 2014, Montréal, Québec, Canada, April 2014.

IDS Project Update, with co-presenters Micquel Little and Mark Sullivan.  ILLiad International 2014 Conference, Virginia Beach, VA, March 2014.

IDS Project Regional User Groups: Modifying Your ILLiad Webpages, with co-presenters Tim Bowersox, Michelle Eichelberger, Micquel Little, Lynne Marus, Christine Sisak, and Logan Rath. Western User Group meeting, Rochester Regional Library Council, Fairport, NY, October 2013.

IDS Project Overview (What we do, how we do it, and why). IDS Project Conference 2013, Syracuse, NY, August 2013.

ILLiad Customization Manager 501, with co-presenters Tim Bowersox, Logan Rath, and Christine Sisak. IDS Project Conference 2013, Syracuse, NY, August 2013.

IDS Project:  Community and Innovation, with co-presenters Tim Bowersox, Michael Curtis, Micquel Little, Lynne, Philip Mui, Michael Mulligan, Beth Posner, Karen Okamoto, Shannon Pritting, Logan Rath, Christine Sisak, Mark Sullivan, and Dan Trout.  ILLiad International 2012 Conference, Virginia Beach, VA, March 2013.

The IDS Project User Groups: Sharing and Training Resources with Resource Sharers, with co-presenters Micquel Little, Philip Mui, Karen Okamoto, Beth Posner, Logan Rath, and Christine Sisak.  ILLiad Conference 2013, Virginia Beach, VA, March 2013.

IDS Project Regional User Groups:  ILL/DD Statistics, with co-presenter Shannon Pritting.  Western User Group meeting, Rochester Regional Library Council, Fairport, NY, October 2012.

IDS Project:  New CUNY Instance of IDS Search, with co-presenters Ed Rivenburgh and Cyril Oberlander.  CUNY Baruch Newman Library, New York, NY, April 2012.

IDS Project:  The Only Constant is Change, with co-presenters Jennifer Acker, Tim Bowersox, Karen Gardner-Athey, Micquel Little, Lynne Marus, Philip Mui, Beth Posner, Shannon Pritting, Logan Rath, Ed Rivenburgh, Jesslynn Shafer, and Mark Sullivan.  ILLiad International 2012 Conference, Virginia Beach, VA, March 2012.

Navigating the IDS Website:  Report on initial findings of a pilot study, with co-presenters Caitlin Pemberton, Katherine Ksiazek, Dr. Maria P. Liwanag, Dr. Brian Morgan, and Dr. Ann Marie Lauricella. SUNYLA Conference, SUNY Plattsburgh, May 2011.

Transforming Teaching and Learning by Engaging in Music Eye Movement and Miscue Analysis, with co-presenter Dr. Maria P. Liwanag. International Technology, Education and Development Center Conference, Valencia, Spain (virtual), March 2011. 

Booktrailers and Eye Movement Miscue Analysis: Technologies that Extend our Notions of Reading, with co-presenters Dr. Maria P. Liwanag, Steve Dresbach, and Melinda Benamati. 3Ts Conference, Fulton Montgomery Community College, March 2011.

IDS Search usability studies through the EMMA Methodology, with co-presenters Katherine Ksiazek, Caitlin Pemberton, Dr. Maria P. Liwanag, Dr. Brian Morgan, and Dr. Ann Marie Lauricella. GREAT Day, SUNY Geneseo, March 2011.  

What Eye Movement and Miscue Analysis (EMMA) Reveal about Reader Strategies:  Lessons Learned and Resources, with co-presenters Dr. Maria P. Liwanag and Melinda Benamati. New York State English Council Conference, Albany, NY, October 2010. 

Understanding the Transaction of Digital Literacies:  Using EMMA Techniques to Learn How Users Navigate IDS Search. IDS Project Conference, SUNY Oswego, August 2010.

Digital Video Recording Computer for the recording of Eye Movement Miscue Analysis (EMMA) sessions. 7th Annual Miscue Analysis Conference, Hofstra University, June 2010.

Music, Eye Movement, and Miscues: Examining strategies when sight-reading music, with co-presenter Dr. Maria P. Liwanag. 6th Annual Miscue Analysis Conference, Hofstra University, June 2009.

The Eye Movement Analysis of Sight-Reading Piano Music, with co-presenter Dr. Maria P. Liwanag. GREAT Day, SUNY Geneseo, March 2009.

Publications:

Jones, W., Pritting, S., & Morgan, B. (2014). Understanding availability: Usability testing of a consortial interlibrary loan catalog. Journal of Web Librarianship, 8(1), 69-87.

Sullivan, M. Jones, W., Little, M., Pritting, S., Sisak, Chris, Traub, A. & Zajkowski, M. (2013). IDS Project: Community and innovation. In A. Woodworth (Ed.), Advances in Librarianship (pp. 279-309). Bingley, United Kingdom: Emerald Group Publishing Limited.


Liwanag, M.P. & Jones, W. (2011). Transforming teaching and learning by engaging in music eye movement miscue analysis research. INTED2011 Proceedings (pp. 2746-2750). Valencia: Spain.