Adam Mazel is the Digital Scholarship and Instruction Librarian at Union College, where he helps the Union community use digital media to advance its scholarship and teaching. His M.S. in Library and Information Science is from Simmons University, and his Ph.D. in English Language and Literature is from the University of Michigan.
Adam’s proposed capstone has a number of components, all of which are geared towards helping to establish open education at Union. These components include creating a LibGuide on OER; working with students to plan and conduct a survey and social media campaign on OER; and creating and delivering presentations that introduce open education to Union’s students, faculty, and staff.