Kelsey O'Brien

Kelsey O'Brien is an Assistant Librarian in the Information Literacy Department at the University at Albany, SUNY. She holds a Masters in Library and Information Studies and has previously worked as a high school library media specialist and a youth services librarian. Her research interests include gamification, micro-credentialing and creative publication tools. Her latest project has been developing content for the Metaliteracy Badging System, an Open SUNY initiative that has been steadily expanding in its use as an open educational resource.

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Empowering Yourself in a Post-Truth World (Coursera)

The post-truth world is a divided and partisan environment in which factual information has been displaced by subjective and biased viewpoints. Facts and expertise no longer matter when isolated communities deny truth and scientific reasoning in favor of whatever information suits their needs or aligns with their beliefs. Social [...]
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Metaliteracy: Empowering Yourself in a Connected World (Coursera)

This course prepares you to effectively participate in a connected world. Metaliteracy advances reflective and empowered learning in collaborative communities. You will learn how to creatively and ethically produce and share information. As a metaliterate learner, you will see yourself as an informed content creator and a responsible contributor [...]
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