Cara Evanson is an Information Literacy Librarian at Davidson College. She enjoys working with students on their research projects, connecting people with resources, and attending a variety of arts and cultural events.

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Librarians: Knowledge Curators for Our Communities

by Cara Evanson 04-11-2017

Our current world is awash in constantly-expanding, shifting information. Librarians are on the front lines of this information explosion. They are positioned to not only help us navigate knowledge and data, but to make ethically informed choices about how to use it.

Real or Fake? 5 Things to Know When Reading Stories Online

by Jasper Vaughn, by Cara Evanson 03-10-2017

Every time you open Facebook, the website’s closely-guarded secret algorithm scans everything posted by friends, groups, and “liked” pages in the past week. Then it determines how likely you are to find each post worthwhile.