Selected publications, talks & presentations




  • Fargo, H. (2017). In the Growing Information Mall, Some Things Never Change. Evidence Based Library and Information Practice, 12(4), 271-274.

  • Fargo, H. (2017). Reference After 5 PM: A Reference Librarian’s Experience Working Atypical Hours at a Large Research Library. Pennsylvania Libraries: Research & Practice, 5(2),

  • Rimland, E. & Fargo, H. (July 2017). Using Little Bits as a metaphor for Research. Workshop for Pennsylvania Library Association PA Forward Information Literacy Summit.

  • Fargo, H. (April 2017). Demystifying to Build. Lecture for iSchool at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign LIS 451 class.

    • Reflection on the lecture can be found on my blog and slides can be found on Slideshare.

  • Fargo, H. & Miller, R. K. (April 2017). Situated Learning in the Library. RUSA Webinar.

  • Fargo, H. & Williams, K. (March 2017). Tending the garden: Sharing projects that strengthen communities within the academic library" ACRL 2017 Conference, Baltimore, MD.

Masters Showcase, April 2015

A five minute talk on my independent study from spring 2015.

Poster presentations

  • Powell, C. (University of Tennessee, Knoxville), Fargo, H. M. (Co-Presenter), & Heinbach, C. (University of Nevada, Las Vegas), (June 24, 2018). "Building a community of librarian researchers: What we learned from creating LibParlor," ALA Annual, American Library Association, New Orleans, LA, peer-reviewed/refereed. National.

  • Fargo, H. & Wolske, M. (2015). [Poster & talk] A New Kind of Digital Literacy Program: Discovering Viewpoints on Technology & Impact of the Digital Literacy for ALL Learners Project. Community Informatics Research Network Conference, Prato, Italy, November 2015