Mapping the Dewey Decimal System

During the Spring 2013 semester I created several class projects that focused on the role of technology in participatory learning. One such project was the creation of a literary map. Joan Markey and I used Google Maps to create a

Mapping the Dewey Decimal System

During the Spring 2013 semester I created several class projects that focused on the role of technology in participatory learning. One such project was the creation of a literary map. Joan Markey and I used Google Maps to create a

Blessay: Journal Pricing Models

Using a writing style known as a blessay, a term coined by Dan Cohen, I wrote a piece about the controversy surrounding the rising costs of scholarly journals. JOURNAL PRICING MODELS SPARK AN ANGRY RESPONSE BY LIBRARIANS By Gina Shelton,

Blessay: Journal Pricing Models

Using a writing style known as a blessay, a term coined by Dan Cohen, I wrote a piece about the controversy surrounding the rising costs of scholarly journals. JOURNAL PRICING MODELS SPARK AN ANGRY RESPONSE BY LIBRARIANS By Gina Shelton,

Storage Solutions for Physical Collections

Present day library buildings tend to be multi-purpose spaces that serve diverse populations. The variety of patron needs is competing with space that houses endlessly growing library collections. If librarians wish to continue expanding their collections, while incorporating new patron

Storage Solutions for Physical Collections

Present day library buildings tend to be multi-purpose spaces that serve diverse populations. The variety of patron needs is competing with space that houses endlessly growing library collections. If librarians wish to continue expanding their collections, while incorporating new patron

Zine Cataloging

During a course titled Knowledge Organization I became interested in the cataloging issues involved with non-traditional materials. For the final project I delved into the world of zines. I researched how zine librarians address bibliographic control, subject analysis, classification, and

Zine Cataloging

During a course titled Knowledge Organization I became interested in the cataloging issues involved with non-traditional materials. For the final project I delved into the world of zines. I researched how zine librarians address bibliographic control, subject analysis, classification, and