Joelle Pitts

Kansas State University Libraries

Joelle Pitts

Kansas State University Libraries

Biography

Joelle Pitts is an Instructional Design Librarian and Associate Professor at Kansas State University Libraries. She is responsible for the creation and maintenance of web-based learning objects and environments aimed at improving the information literacy of the Kansas State University community. She leads the New Literacies Alliance, an inter-institutional information literacy consortium. Her research interests include distance education and e-learning theory and design, library user experience (UX), as well as the design and implementation of games-based learning environments. She is a member of the game design team responsible for several campus Alternate Reality Games. She has published and presented on these topics at the local, national, and international level.