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  • Promoting music library resources -- with mixed results 

    Crenshaw, Clayton E. (2014-12-01)
    This article reports the results of efforts to promote music library resources. Selected new books and CD recordings were promoted using a service desk display. Circulation statistics for those items were compared with ...
  • Research Paper Planner: Students Love It, but Do We Know Why? 

    Chan-Park, Christina Y.; Bentsen, Eileen M. (2013-10-22)
    Students get excited about the research paper planner because it generates a personalized schedule of research and writing steps for papers. They also find the links to advice and tips for these steps and the email alerts ...
  • Retribalization in the digital age : integration in the "global village." 

    Lopez, Elena Marie. (2014-11-13)
    Marshall McLuhan stated one consequence of the printing press was increased nationalism.  In  Understanding Media: The Extensions of Man,  McLuhan asserted the electronic age has conversely retribalized man.  Through ...
  • Social media's workplace impact. 

    Koch, Hope. (2014-11-13)
    In Understanding Media:  The Extensions of Man, McLuhan probes how new media changes society.  Social media such as Facebook and Twitter impact both our social lives and our work lives.  This panel presentation will ...
  • The Sweet Smell (and Taste) of Success: Incentivizing ORCID ID Sign-Ups Among Faculty and Graduate Students 

    Peterson-Lugo, Billie; Chan-Park, Christina
    ORCID identifiers (ORCID iDs) are a persistent unique identifier for researchers and scholars that enable the automation of links to research objects such as theses, publications, grants, presentations, data, patents and ...
  • Tips for Working with a “Feral Science Librarian” 

    Chan-Park, Christina Y. (2013-10-22)
    With a growing trend of hiring "feral librarians" who have PhDs in a subject but no MLIS degree, libraries and librarians adapt their training and orientation for these new librarians. Based on my 2.5 years of experience ...
  • A Woman’s Take 

    Kramer, Sarah
  • Women and work. 

    Koch, Hope (2014-11-13)
    Women have made tremendous strides in the professions. More women than ever graduate from college and enter challenging fields like business, technology, medicine, and law. In the U.S., women earn 57% of undergraduate ...
  • Work and family : finding your own balance. 

    Hunter, Emily M. (2014-11-13)
    In the workplace, women have made great strides since The Feminine Mystique was penned in 1963, but today women face new challenges. Rather than barriers to entering the workforce or receiving equal education, women face ...