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Profile of Kristy Motz

Coordinator of Library Instruction
Associate Professor of Library and Instructional Services

Questions/Comments: Email Kristy

Division – Academic Affairs
Unit – Library and Instructional Services (FLITE)
Department – Information Delivery and Information Literacy Services (IDILS)

Employed at Ferris since: May 2006

Contact Information:
FLITE, Room 140H
1010 Campus Drive
Big Rapids, MI 49307-2279
(231) 591-3625 (office)
(231) 591-2662 (fax)

Last updated: August 11, 2014

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As Library Instruction Coordinator, Kristy Motz develops, promotes, and delivers library instruction sessions for a wide range of Ferris classes and serves as a resource for information literacy university-wide. She also assists in providing general and specialized reference in person, by phone, and online. As a FSU alum, she welcomes the opportunity to be involved with activities within both the university and Big Rapids communities.

Kristy is liaison to the School of Education and the School of Digital Media, with concentrated work in collection development and in-depth instruction for those areas. You will also find her behind the reference desk, and instructing in many ENGL 150, ENGL 250, and READ 176 classes.

She enjoys judging high school speech tournaments and supporting Stage M community theatre and the many other arts opportunities in Big Rapids.

Education
M.S.I. Library and Information Services, University of Michigan
M.S. Nutritional Science, University of Michigan
B.S. Science Education, Ferris State University