The Catholic University of America

Joan Weeks

Senior Instruction Librarian
Instructional Design and Training Division
Library of Congress


Email: weeks@cua.edu

Education

M.S.L.S. The Catholic University of America, 1998

M.A. International Studies, American University, 1974

M.A. Education, Marshall University, 1969

B.A. Political Science, Wheeling Jesuit University, 1965

 

Courses Taught at CUA

  • LSC 610 Internet Searches and Web Design
  • LSC 644 Information Literacy and Instructional Design
  • LSC 727 Online Information Retrieval
  • LSC 820 Information Literacy
  • Computer Competency Workshops
  • PowerPoint, HTML, Images and graphics for the web, Cataloger's Desktop, Excel, Access, Dreamweaver, Fireworks

 

Areas of Interest

  • E-learning
  • Web design
  • Computer instruction
  • Information resource management

 

Publications

"On the threshold of the 21st century." symposium celebrates Hungary's 1,100th anniversary [sponsored by Library's European Division]. Library of Congress Information Bulletin v. 55 (November 18 1996) p. 432-3.

"On the road: women journalists exhibition tours the country." Library of Congress Information Bulletin v. 55 (February 19 1996) p. 66-7.

"The rule of law: the essential ingredient for a democratic Eastern Europe." [J. D. Scanlan spoke at LC on the American Bar Association's Central and East European Law Initiative, October 1995]. Library of Congress Information Bulletin v. 54 (December 11 1995) p. 491-2.

"Aspects of Persian culture: professor addresses 8,000-year legacy." [S. H. Nasr lecture to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Near East Section]. Library of Congress Information Bulletin v. 54 (September 4 1995) p. 370-1.

"Post-Cold War testament: former spy chronicles KGB operations in Poland." [Oleg Kalugin]. Library of Congress Information Bulletin v. 54 (July 10 1995) p. 320-1.

"The Baltic States and European security," Lithuanian ambassador delivers lecture [Alfonsas Eidintas]. Library of Congress Information Bulletin v. 53 (July 25 1994) p. 300.

 

Professional Affiliations

  • American Library Association
  • Beta Phi Mu