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Click here for information about my book, Information Literacy
Instruction that Works: A Guide to Teaching By Discipline and Student
Population. Chicago: ALA-Neal-Schuman, 2013. Here is my interview with Angela Bakker about
- Master of Library Science, University of Arizona, 1987.
- Master of Arts in History, Northern Arizona University,
- Bachelor of Science in Education/Social Science,
Northern Arizona University, 1979.
Community Tags in the Library Catalog (Encore).
different types of writing in the Library Catalog (Encore).
Finding Web-based Nevada
and local publications in the CLAN library catalog.
What it is and how to use it. For Honors 235.
secondary sources: Their role in your research.
Congressional Bills using GPO's Federal Digital System: FDsys.
the Nevada Revised Statutes via the online Nevada Law Library and Lexis-Nexis
case law in Lexis-Nexis
Searching Topics and Case Law
in Campus Research (Westlaw)
Searching the OECD
the Find it link resolver to retrieve articles
Find it link resolver to locate books
Writing process: Style manuals, documenting sources & avoiding plagiarism
Current World Wide Web pages:
- "Another Look at SourceOECD: Maximizing
Access to Online Publications Through the Library Catalog." Journal
of Government Information 30 (2004): 594-99.
- "Availability and Mutilation of U.S. Geological
Survey Publications in an Academic Library: An Analytic Study." The
Reference Librarian No. 32 (1991): 247-57.
- "Blues: An Assessment of Scholarship, Reference
Tools, and Documentary Resources." RSR: Reference Services Review 21,
no. 4 (Winter 1993): 13-28ff.
- "Blues Information Sources: An Annotated
Bibliography and Critical Assessment." Bulletin of Bibliography
46 (1989): 249-56.
Researchers and the Process of Framing Research Questions." Communications
in Information Literacy 5, no. 1 (Spring 2011): 2-3.
- "Constructing Web Pages for Course-related Library
Instruction: A Business and Government Information Perspective." In Theory
and Practice: papers and session materials presented at the 25th Annual
LOEX Library Instruction Conference, Shirato, Linda, and Elizabeth R.
Bucciarelli, eds. (Ann Arbor, MI : Pierian Press, 1998), 73-81.
- "Evaluation of Academic Librarians' Instructional
Performance: Report of a National Survey." Research Strategies
the Federal Depository Library Program." American Libraries
41, no. 5 (May 2010): 36-38.
- "Four Variations on Drueke's Active Learning
Paradigm." Research Strategies 13, no. 1 (Winter 1995): 40-50
[recognized by the American Library Association's Library Instruction
Round Table as one of the top 20 articles on library instruction of 1995].
- "How Do You Manage? A Lesson in Plagiarism 101.
Analysis II: It's Rigovsky's Call." Library Journal 199, no.
10 (1 June 1994): 82.
Literacy Instruction that Works: A Guide to Teaching By Discipline and
Student Population.Chicago: ALA/Neal-Schuman, 2013 (editor; 352p.).
- "Infusing Information Literacy into the Core
Curriculum: A Pilot Project at the University of Nevada, Reno." portal:
Libraries & the Academy 1, no. 4 (2001): 391-407 [recognized by
the American Library Association's Library Instruction Round Table as one
of the top 20 articles on library instruction of 2001].
- "An Interview with Joseph P. McClane, Chief, GPO
Depository Inspection Team." Documents to the People 16
- "Interviewing for publication." In Writing
and Publishing: The Librarian's Handbook. Chicago: American Library
- "The Legislative/Regulatory Process and BI: A
Course-integrated Unit." Research Strategies 13, no. 2 (Spring
- "The Librarian's Role in Promoting Critical
Thinking." College Reading and Learning Association SIG: Critical
Thinking/Problem Solving (March 1991): 1ff. [10 p. in manuscript]
- "Mary Campbell: The Life of a Modern Quaker
Woman." Friends Journal 35, no. 9 (September 1989): 9-12.
- Montana Council of Depository Libraries. Montana
State Plan for Depository Service. [Helena: Montana State Library
Commission] 1990. 195p. (wrote section on collection development policies
and assisted in overall production and editing) ERIC Document ED 333 885.
Necessity and Challenge of Teaching Information Ethics." Communications in Information Literacy,
6, no. 1 (Spring 2012): 1-4.
- "The Nevada Votes! Web Site: Media Reform
Comes to Nevada." Coauthored with Brian Bahouth. Journal of
Government Information 29 (2002): 420-428.
New Way to Manage Uncataloged Materials: a Case Study from Moving the
University of Nevada, Reno's Federal Depository Collection."
Coauthored with Amalia K. Beisler. Collaborative
Librarianship.vol. 2, no 4 (2010): 204-17.
Panel Critique of Budd's Framing
Library Instruction and the Author's Rejoinder" Coauthored
with John M. Budd, John J. Doherty, Debra Gilchrist, Esther Grassian, and
James T. Nichols. Communications in Information Literacy 4, no. 2
(Fall 2010): 112-28.
- "A Primer on Developing and Using Course-related
Library Web Pages." Research Strategies 18 (2001): 85-93.
- "Promoting U.S. Census Data In an Academic
Environment: Opportunities and Challenges." Journal of Government
Information 22 (1995): 321-35.
- "Providing Bibliographic Access to Uncataloged
Publications: the Nevada State & Local Publications Database."
Coauthored with Araby Greene. Journal of Government Information 28
- "Recent Literature on Government
Information." Government Publications Review 18 (1991):
175-84; 18 (1991): 517-38; 19 (1992): 185-203; 20 (1993): 183-205; 20
The State of Information Literacy Assessment and the Way Forward."Coauthored
with Janelle M. Zauha. Communications in Information Literacy 3,
no. 2 (Fall 2009): 68-69.
Government Information and Information Literacy: A time-sensitive issue
for our profession."Communications in Information Literacy
3, no. 1 (Spring 2009): 3-5.
2.0: Opportunities for Information Literacy Instruction."Communications
in Information Literacy 2, no. 1 (Spring 2008): 3-5.
- "Will There be a Quaker History? A Concern for the
Preservation of Yearly Meeting Records." Coauthored with Peter L.
Steere. Quaker History 82 (Fall 1993): 92-103.
- "Working with book and journal editors to revise
your manuscript." In Writing and Publishing: The Librarian's
Handbook. Chicago: American Library Association, 2009.
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