At UFV since
October 2005

Colleen Bell, MLIS

Position: Information Literacy & Web Services Librarian
Phone: (604) 504-7441 x4396
(888) 504-7441 x4396 (toll free)
Fax: (604) 853-0796
Email: colleen (dot) bell (at) ufv (dot) ca
Office: G193A (Abbotsford)

Areas of Responsibility

  • Information Literacy
    • Library Instruction Coordination
    • Library Classrooms
  • Web Development
  • Assessment
  • Interlibrary Loans
  • Course Reserves
  • Services for Students at a Distance

Liaison Areas

Faculty of Professional Studies

  • Adult Education
  • Aviation
  • Child, Youth and Family Studies
  • Computer Information Systems
  • Library and Information Technology
  • School of Business
  • School of Social Work & Human Services
    • Centre for Education on Research & Aging

Faculty of Access and Continuing Education

  • Applied Business Technology
  • Continuing Education
    • Teaching English as a Second Language
  • English as a Second Language
  • Upgrading and University Preparation


BMus, University of Victoria, 1987; MLIS, University of Western Ontario, 1991

Other Activities

  • Adjunct Faculty, Applied Information Management, University of Oregon
    • Teach required online course, "Electronic Information & Research" (2004-2010 )
  • Adjunct Faculty, School of Library, Archival and Information Studies, University of Britisch Columbia
    • Teach course, "Instructional Role of the Librarian" (2009-2010)
    • Design & teach course, "Scripting Languages for Information Professionals:  Introduction to PHP" (2011-current)
    • Teach course, "Library Automation and Systems" (2012-current)
  • Pursuing MA in Educational Technology & Learning Design, Simon Fraser University
    • Thesis title (tentative): "Making sense of change: A case study of faculty at one of B.C.'s new universities"


Last updated June 9, 2015 cb

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