Publications & Presentations


Lambaria, Kate, Heidi Johnson, & Nicole Helregel. “Simulating Access Issues: Using Twine to Teach E-Resources Troubleshooting,” in Teaching Technology in Libraries: Creative Ideas for Training Staff, Patrons and Students. Eds. Carol Smallwood & Lura Sanborn. 2017.  

Contributing writer and editor for The HLS Guide to Library School. Published in 2013 on Pressbooks.

Helregel, Nicole. “‘What’s On The Menu?’: Crowdsourcing as a Processing & Promotional Tool.” Library Communications Journal 1, 3 (Fall 2012): 3-6.


“‘No, I don’t want to take notes’: Managing soft sexism in the workplace.” Roundtable Discussion co-moderated with Melanie Meyers at the 2017 Association of College & Research Libraries Conference, March 23, 2017, Baltimore, Maryland.

“What do LIS Students Really Think of their Education?” Conversation Starter presented with colleagues at American Library Association Annual Conference, June 29, 2015, San Francisco, California.

“The role of marketing in sustaining information access through libraries.” Paper presented with Terry Weech at the 2014 BOBCATSSS Conference, January 31, 2014, Barcelona, Spain.

“Gender and Sex Silences: How Female Roles, Changing Masculinities, and Sexual Fears Shaped the Chicago Race Riot of 1919.” Paper presented at the 2010 Women & Gender Historians of the Midwest Conference, June 17-19, 2010, Dubuque, Iowa.


Trei, Kelli & Nicole Helregel. “Celebrating the Biodiversity Heritage Library: Supporting Scientists Worldwide.” Exhibition. September 2015. Main Library, University of Illinois.

Boehmer, Tad & Nicole Helregel. “Summer in the Cities: When School Was Out in Champaign County, An Exhibition of Photographs and Artifacts from the Champaign County Historical Archive.” Exhibition. August 2013. Main Library, University of Illinois.