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Linking Learning, Assessment
and Program Improvement

James O. Carey
Associate Professor Emeritus

Welcome to this web page of links to the program materials for Dr. Carey's presentation at the ALA Annual Meeting on June 27, 2011.  The program was sponsored by the ALA Committee on Accreditation and focused on the use of student learning outcomes and outcomes assessment in the accreditation process.

Program Summary

PowerPoint Presentation

Figure and Tables Referenced in PowerPoint

Links to Selected Online Resources on Outcomes Assessment
        (Click link for Word Document.)

American Library Association


James Madison University

National Institute for Learning Outcomes Assessment (NILO)

North Carolina State University

University of Iowa

University of Maryland:

University of Wisconsin, Madison

Western Washington University:


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  This page is maintained by James Carey. Last updated 7/07/2011.
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