Publications of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries faculty.

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Submissions from 2017

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Collaborating with Teaching Faculty on Transparent Assignment Design, Melissa Bowles-Terry, John C. Watts, Pat Hawthorne, and Patricia Iannuzzi

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The Data Framework: A Collaborative Tool for Assessment at the UNLV Libraries, Starr Hoffman and Ashley Hernandez-Hall

Submissions from 2016

Determining Organizational Readiness for an ILS Migration—A Strategic Approach, Annette Day and Carol Ou

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Education, Samantha Godbey and Amanda K. Melilli

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Grief in the Library: Coping with the Loss of a Colleague, Xan Y. Goodman, Susan B. Wainscott, and Samantha Godbey

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Dynamic Research Support in Academic Libraries, Starr Hoffman

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Moving Forward: Enhancing Preservation of and Access to Oral Histories at UNLV University Libraries, Karla Irwin

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Motivated Reasoning, Political Information, and Information Literacy Education, Mark N. Lenker

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Systems of Access: A Multidisciplinary Strategy for Assessing the Social Dimensions of Sustainability, Christopher Wolsko, Elizabeth Marino, Thomas J. Doherty, Steve Fisher, Amanda S. Green, Briana Goodwin, Ryan Reese, and Andrea Wirth

Submissions from 2015

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Proving and improving the value of the academic library, Melissa Bowles-Terry

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Classroom Assessment Techniques for Librarians, Melissa Bowles-Terry and Cassandra Kvenild

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Review of the Darwin Manuscripts from the Cambridge Digital Library, Gregory L. Carr

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Website Review: Charles Darwin’s Beagle library, Gregory L. Carr

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LibGuides Best Practices: How Usability Testing Showed Us What Students Really Want from Subject Guides, Kristen A. Costello, Darcy Del Boque, Susie A. Skarl, and Michael Yunkin

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Review of Fundamentals of Collection Development and Management, 3rd ed, by Peggy Johnson, Annette P. Day

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iPads in the Music Library: Harmony or Dissonance, Kirstin Dougan and Kate Lambaria

Review of Historical Dictionary of American Theater: Beginnings, by James Fisher, Priscilla J. Finley

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Embedding with Google: Using Google to optimize embedded librarian involvement, Samantha Godbey

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Ethnography in Action: Active Learning in Academic Library Outreach to Middle School Students, Samantha Godbey, Nancy Fawley, Xan Goodman, and Susan Wainscott

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What Is a Database?, Samantha Godbey, Susan B. Wainscott, and Xan Y. Goodman

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Tracing information across time, Xan Y. Goodman

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Academic Libraries as Community Resource Partners for Entrepreneurs, Patrick J. Griffis

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Professional Development for Assessment: Lessons From Reflective Practice, Lisa Hinchliffe, Debra Gilchrist, April Cunningham, Carrie Donovan, Eric Resnis, and John C. Watts

Data Reference and Instruction in Journalism and the Social Sciences, Starr Hoffman

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Best Practices for Cataloging Streaming Media Using RDA and MARC21, Jeannette Ho, Erminia Chao, Rebecca Culbertson, Jennifer Eustis, Cyrus Ford Zarganj, Annie Glerum, Ngoc-My Guidarelli, Mary Huismann, Stacie Traill, and Donna Viscuglia

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Best Practices for Cataloging DVD-Video and Blu-ray Discs Using RDA and MARC21, Mary Huismann, Diane Robson, William Anderson, Lloyd Chittenden, Cyrus Ford Zarganj, Douglas King, John Lavalie, Peter Lisius, Nancy Lorimer, Julie Renee Moore, Lori Murphy, Laurie Neuerburg, Anchalee "Joy" Panigabutra-Roberts, Scott Piepenburg, Walter Walker, Iris Wolley, Greta De Groat, Kelley McGrath, and Jay Weitz

Review of Exhibits in Archives and Special Collections Libraries by Jessica Lacher-Feldman, Karla A. Irwin

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Review of World Digital Library, Karla A. Irwin

LASR Pointers: Assessing the need for, creating, and measuring standardized training for an automated storage and retrieval system, Heather Johnson and Greg W. Voelker

Review of Richard Gilman-Opalsky's Precarious Communism: Manifest Mutations, Manifesto Detourned, Heidi R. Johnson

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On the Brink of Linked Data: Evolving Workflows and Staff Expertise, Cory K. Lampert and Silvia Southwick

Controlling Goods or Promoting the Public Good: Choices for Special Collections in the Marketplace, Michelle Light

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The Libraries They Are A-Changin’: How Libraries Reorganize, John Novak and Annette Day

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Reorganizing through Lean Principles, John Novak and Richard J. W. Zwiercan

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Library Instruction and Themed Composition Courses: An Investigation of Factors that Impact Student Learning, Erin E. Rinto and Elisa I. Cogbill-Seiders

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Boardwalk Playground: The Making, Unmaking, & Remaking of Atlantic City, David G. Schwartz

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Just a Passing Glance: The Kefauver Committee in Las Vegas, David G. Schwartz

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Anxiety and Depression Association of America , Susie A. Skarl

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A Guide for Transforming Digital Collections Metadata into Linked Data Using Open Source Technologies, Silvia B. Southwick

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Practical Guidance for Integrating Data Management into Long-Term Ecological Monitoring Projects, Robert D. Sutter, Susan Wainscott, John R. Boetsch, Craig Palmer, and David J. Rugg

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Using single-case research design in to assess course-embedded research consultations, John Watts

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Collaborating with Faculty to Assess Research Consultations for Graduate Students, John C. Watts and Stephanie Mahfood

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It Takes More than a Mandate: Factors that Contribute to Increased Rates of Article Deposit to an Institutional Repository, Hui Zhang, Michael Boock, and Andrea Wirth

Submissions from 2013

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Expanding Library Support of Faculty Research: Exploring Readiness, Jeanne M. Brown and J. Cory Tucker

Use of Data in Collections Work: An Exploratory Survey, Jeanne Brown and Eva Stowers

Demystifying the Institutional Repository for Success, Marianne A. Buehler

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At the Nexus of Scholarly Communication and Information Literacy, Marianne A. Buehler and Anne E. Zald

Mixed Methods, Mixed Results: A Study of Engagement Among Students Using iPads in Library Instruction, Kaijsa Calkins and Melissa Bowles-Terry

Will You Be My Friend? Social Networking in the Workplace, Darcy C. Del Bosque

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LinkedIn as an Information Source for Human Resources, Competitive Intelligence, Nancy E. Fawley

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Serving Those Who Serve: Outreach and Instruction for Student Cadets and Veterans, Nancy E. Fawley and Nikki Kyrsak

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Collaboration as an essential tool in information literacy education 9-16: Context, qualities and implications, Samantha Godbey

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Vendor of the Month: A Marketing Collaboration, Lateka Grays and J. Cory Tucker

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Info Lit 2.0 or Deja Vu?, Patricia A. Iannuzzi

Leading to Linking: Introducing Linked Data to Academic Library Digital Collections, Cory K. Lampert and Silvia B. Southwick

Virtual Reference at UNLV Libraries: From Infancy to Popular Student Service, Sidney D. Lowe and Darcy C. Del Bosque

Engagement and Assessment in a Credit-Bearing Information Literacy Course, Jennifer Mayer and Melissa Bowles-Terry

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eBook Lending Platforms, John Novak

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Developing and Applying an Information Literacy Rubric to Student Annotated Bibliographies, Erin E. Rinto

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Attesting to Unique Attractions: The Significance of the President's Commission on Organized Crime (1984-1986) Gambling Hearings, David G. Schwartz

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Concentration on the Las Vegas Strip: An Exploration of the Impacts, David G. Schwartz

Grandissimo: The First Emperor of Las Vegas: How Jay Sarno Won a Casino Empire, Lost It, and Inspired Modern Las Vegas, David G. Schwartz

Penny Wise, Player Foolish? Slot-Hold Regulation and Consumer Preference, David G. Schwartz

Roll the Bones: The History of Gambling, David G. Schwartz

Analyzing Faculty Citations for Effective Collection Management Decisions, Cory Tucker

Not Just Angels on a Pin: Defining Technological Innovation, Jason Vaughan

Technological Innovation in Libraries: Perceptions and Definitions, Jason Vaughan

Rebels in the Classroom: Creativity and Risk-Taking in Honors Pedagogy, Kate Wintrol and Maria Jerinic

Streaming Media - A Technological Development Serving Academic Library Users: New Models to Give Access to Library Media Collections, Cyrus Ford Zarganj

Submissions from 2012

Guidelines for Efficient Archival Processing in the University of California Libraries, Kelley Bachli, James Eason, Michelle Light, Kelly McAnnaney, Daryl Morrison, and David Seubert

Library Instruction and Academic Success: A Mixed-Methods Assessment of a Library Instruction Program, Melissa Bowles-Terry

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Pyramids of Pink Shrimp: A Brief History of Las Vegas Dining, 1940s-1970s, Su Kim Chung

Las Vegas Then and Now, Su Kim Chung

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Libraries Atwitter: Trends in Academic Library Tweeting, Darcy C. Del Bosque, Sam A. Leif, and Susie Skarl

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Addressing Academic Integrity: Perspectives From Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar, Nancy E. Fawley

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Appearances do matter! What libraries can learn from Clinton Kelly, Nancy E. Fawley

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Information Literacy Opportunities within the Discovery Tool Environment, Nancy E. Fawley and Nikki Krysak

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Guidelines for Media Resources in Academic Libraries (2012), Mary S. Laskowski, Cyrus Ford Zarganj, Nancy E. Friedland, Jacqueline Fritz, Jim Holmes, Lora Lennertz Jetton, M. Claire Stewart, and Joe M. Williams

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Notes From the Field: 10 Short Lessons on One-Shot Instruction, Megan Oakleaf; Steven Hoover; Beth S. Woodard; Jennifer Corbin; Randy Hensley; Diana K. Wakimoto; Christopher V, Hollister; Debra Gilchrist; Michelle Millet; and Patricia A. Iannuzzi

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Map Displays and Exhibits, Katherine Rankin

Gambling, David G. Schwartz

Genovese, Vito, David G. Schwartz

Las Vegas, NV, David G. Schwartz

Luciano, “Lucky”, David G. Schwartz

Rothstein, Arnold, David G. Schwartz

Schultz, "Dutch", David G. Schwartz

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Financial Stability and Casino Debt, David G. Schwartz and Eugene M. Christiansen

Putting Metadata into Practice, Silvia B. Southwick and Jane Skoric

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Ebook Collection Analysis: Subject and Publisher Trends, J. Cory Tucker

Evaluating and Selecting a Library Web Scale Discovery Service, Jason Vaughan

Information Literacy and the UNLV Libraries, Anne Zald

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Hitch your wagon to institutional goals, Anne E. Zald and Michelle Millet