Research guides

I like the idea that librarians are in the business of curating content for their patrons. It can be overwhelming to start a research project and be faced with endless amounts of information and resources. That’s where research guides come

Research guides

I like the idea that librarians are in the business of curating content for their patrons. It can be overwhelming to start a research project and be faced with endless amounts of information and resources. That’s where research guides come

Reading Habits in the Digital Age

There is an extensive body of research investigating the use of e-books in academia. This research addresses the reasons e-books are and are not read, and the barriers to adoption. However, this literature tends to exclude other digital text, including online reading or digital

Reading Habits in the Digital Age

There is an extensive body of research investigating the use of e-books in academia. This research addresses the reasons e-books are and are not read, and the barriers to adoption. However, this literature tends to exclude other digital text, including online reading or digital

Collection Development Policy

To demonstrate my understanding of selection and management issues of collections at academic libraries, I wrote a collection development policy for a library in the State University of New York (SUNY) system. I selected the Purchase College Library as my case study because

Collection Development Policy

To demonstrate my understanding of selection and management issues of collections at academic libraries, I wrote a collection development policy for a library in the State University of New York (SUNY) system. I selected the Purchase College Library as my case study because

Digital Archive: Faces of GEMSA

As more data, documents, and files are born-digital, institutions are sorting out how to preserve these materials so they can be accessed now and in the future. In a digital archives class I learned about all the challenges that an

Digital Archive: Faces of GEMSA

As more data, documents, and files are born-digital, institutions are sorting out how to preserve these materials so they can be accessed now and in the future. In a digital archives class I learned about all the challenges that an

Literary NYC website

While enrolled in Information Technologies I learned basic HTML, CSS and JavaScript, and was introduced to JSON, APIs, and relational databases. I applied these skills and knowledge to design and code a simple website, from scratch, for my final project.

Literary NYC website

While enrolled in Information Technologies I learned basic HTML, CSS and JavaScript, and was introduced to JSON, APIs, and relational databases. I applied these skills and knowledge to design and code a simple website, from scratch, for my final project.

The Flipped Classroom Model in Academic Libraries

Academic instruction librarians are met with a challenge: teach students how to navigate the library and its resources AND be information literate citizens, all in a 45-90 minute session. So how can we make the most of that time? Through

The Flipped Classroom Model in Academic Libraries

Academic instruction librarians are met with a challenge: teach students how to navigate the library and its resources AND be information literate citizens, all in a 45-90 minute session. So how can we make the most of that time? Through

Best Practices in Open Access Journal Publishing

A fictitious dean at a fictitious Library School, Worthington University, wants to start an open access journal that features student and faculty scholarship. The International LIS Student Journal will be peer-reviewed and will publish content and data sets in the

Best Practices in Open Access Journal Publishing

A fictitious dean at a fictitious Library School, Worthington University, wants to start an open access journal that features student and faculty scholarship. The International LIS Student Journal will be peer-reviewed and will publish content and data sets in the