Publications & Presentations


Kalenda, P., Rath, L., & Glor, H. (in press). Breaking the mold: Using 3D printers to support take-home science activities. Teacher Librarian.

Olmstead, K., Colantonio-Yurko, K., Jackson, T., Jackson, J., & Rath, L. (2020). “I just have so many ideas!”: Celebrating teachers’ meaningful literacy practices in a time of mandated curriculum. Journal of Literacy Innovation, 5(1), 24-36.

Colantonio-Yurko, K., Kalenda, P., Olmstead, K., Rath, L., & Wright, A. (2020). I never knew a librarian did that! Exploring how faculty and librarian relationships support meaningful collaboration. Journal of New Librarianship, 5, 25-44.

Rath, L., Olmstead, K., Zhang, J., & Beach, P. (2019). Hearing students' voices: Understanding student perspectives of online learning. Online Journal of Distance Learning Administration, 22(4).

Olmstead, K., Colantonio-Yurko, K., Ashton, J., & Rath, L. (2019). Re-envisioning teacher education: Using DisCrit perspectives to disrupt deficit thinking. Journal of Curriculum, Teaching, Learning and Leadership in Education, 4(1).

Rath, L. & Wright, A. (2018). A pilot study of student perceptions of embedded library instruction. BRC Advances in Education, 3(1), 47-62.

Rath, L. (2017). Transitioning from face to face to online with USER in mind. In B. West, K. Hoffman, & M. Costello (Eds.). Creative instructional design: Practical application for libraries. Chicago, IL: ACRL.

Cimbricz, S., & Rath, L. (2016). Empowering learners to become metaliterate in a digital and multimodal age. In T. Mackey & T. Jacobson (Eds.), Metaliteracy in practice (pp. 91-112). Chicago, IL: American Library Association.

Rath, L., & Cimbricz, S. (2015). Collaborating around critical multiliteracies. Behavioral & Social Sciences Librarian, 34(2), 47-54

Rath, L. (2013). Development of a knowledge base for incorporating technology in to courses. Journal of Educational Technology Systems, 42(2). doi:10.2190/ET.42.2.g

Rath, L. (2011). The effects of Twitter in an online learning environment. eLearn Magazine. Retrieved from


I Never Knew a Librarian Did That! (with K. Colantonio-Yurko). The Library is Open: The Academic Libraries Conference (10/12/18)

USER Instructional Design Method. SUNY Librarians Association Working Group for Information Literacy Lightning Talks (9/12/18)

Student Perceptions of Embedded Library Instruction (with A. Wright). 16th Annual CCTL Conference on Teaching and Learning (1/11/17)

Integrating Library Services into Blackboard. CELT, The College at Brockport (2/12/16)

SUNY Information Literacy Portal: Sharing Locally Created and Curated Content Across Institutions (with J. Clemons, K. DeRusso, C. Huxley, & A. Wilson) SUNY Librarians Association (6/4/15)

LibGuides Guided: How Research and Collaboration Leads to Success (with L. Dumuhosky & K. Wierzbowski) [Poster], Association of College and Research Libraries (3/27/15)

jQuery for ILLiad Web [Pre-conference], ILLiad International (3/17/15)