Document Type

Conference Proceeding

Publication Date


Publication Title

SLA Contributed Paper

Conference Name

Climbing to New Heights: SLA 2008 Annual Conference.

Conference City

Denver, Colorado

Conference Dates

June 3-7, 2008


In 2006, the faculty of Texas A&M University’s West Campus Business Library (WCBL) developed a proactive and unconventional outreach program idea. The idea became a paper, “The street team: An unconventional peer program for undergraduates” by Michael M. Smith and Leslie J. Reynolds, published in Library Management in March 2008. At the beginning of 2007, WCBL hired a library fellow who was tasked with executing this idea. This paper delivers an update on the status of the ongoing WCBL Street Team project