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


Submissions from 2017

The Impact of Information Literacy Instruction on Student Success: A Multi-Institutional Investigation and Analysis, Melissa Bowles-Terry, Joni Blake, Shirlene Pearson, and Zoltan Szentkiralyi


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

Rowing the Big Boat Together: Mixed Staffing Arrangements for Large Instruction Programs, Gregory L. Carr

#digitalarchivesfail: Well, That Didn't Work, A.L. Carson


ORCID @ University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries Pre-Pilot Report, A. L. Carson and Matthew Murray

Resource Review – Criminal Justice Abstracts, Criminology and Criminal Justice, and Sage Criminology, Melissa Chomintra and Susie A. Skarl

Review Essay: Reno Revisited: Fresh Perspectives on the “Biggest Little City in the World”, Su K. Chung

Archival Finding Aids, Su Kim Chung and Karla A. Irwin


Research Information Management: How the Library Can Contribute to the Campus Conversation, Annette P. Day


Beyond awareness: improving outreach and marketing through user surveys, D Del Bosque, R Mitola, S Skarl, and S Heaton

Explorations of a Very-large- Screen Digital Library Interface, Alex Dolski, Cory K. Lampert, and Kee Choi


Leadership Reflections: Advisory Bodies, M Farrell

Review: Migration to New Worlds, Priscilla J. Finley

Review: Pavis, Patrice, The Routledge dictionary of performance and contemporary theatre, Priscilla J. Finley


Action Research as Inquiry for Education Students, Samantha Godbey

Disciplinary Applications of Information Literacy Threshold Concepts, Samantha A. Godbey, Susan Beth Wainscott, and Xan Y. Goodman


Introduction, Samantha Godbey, Susan Wainscott, and Xan Goodman


Moving Public Health Learners to the Skeptical Edge with Information Creation as a Process, Xan Goodman

Book Review of Effective Difficult Conversations: A Step-by-Step Guide, Patsy T. Hawthorne

Organization, Administration, Management, and Planning, Jennifer Hoffman

Creating a Data Inventory, Starr Hoffman


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

Comics in the Clinic: Librarians promoting graphic medicine for education and outreach, Kathryn M. Houk, Ariel Pomputius, Matthew Noe, and Michelle Green

The Plight of the Solo Exhibit Curator: Identifying and Engaging an Exhibition Team., Karla A. Irwin

Digging in the Mines: Mining Course Syllabi in Search of the Library, Keven M. Jeffery, Kathryn M. Houk, Jordan M. Nielsen, and Jenny M. Wong-Welch

Simulating Access Issues: Using Twine to Teach E-Resources Troubleshooting, Kate Lambaria, Heidi R. Johnson, and Nicole Helregel

Looking at Linked Data from a Digital Asset Management Perspective, Cory K. Lampert


Developmentalism: Learning as the Basis for Evaluating Information, Mark Lenker

Information in the Indignation Age, Mark Lenker

Peer-Assisted Learning in Academic Libraries, Rosan Mitola

Interview Post: Matthew Murray, Matthew Murray

Repurposing Metadata from ArchivesSpace for Original MARC Cataloging, Carol Ou, Katherine L. Rankin, and Cyndi Shein


Repurposing ArchivesSpace Metadata for Original MARC Cataloging, C Ou, K L. Rankin, and C Shein

Memorials to WAML Founding Members and to Other Members Who Have Made Major Contributions to WAML, Katherine L. Rankin

“Historical Parallels between Tournament Poker and Esports.”, David G. Schwartz

Research (In)Complete: An Exploratory History of Competitive Video Gaming, David G. Schwartz


Review: Chloe E. Taft. From Steel to Slots: Capitalism in the Postindustrial City, David G. Schwartz

Sixty Years Ago, The Tropicana Opened Under Mob’s Hidden Control, David G. Schwartz

The Hit That Could Have Sunk Las Vegas, David G. Schwartz

Open-Source Opens Doors: A Case Study on Extending ArchivesSpace Code at UNLV Libraries, Cynthia Shein, Carol Ou, Karla A. Irwin, and Carlos Lemus


Creating a Virtuous Circle of Student Engagement with the Tech Corner, Brian R. Shuck, Susan B. Wainscott, Jennifer Church-Duran, and Darcy C. Del Bosque

Web Scale Discovery Services, Jason B. Vaughan

Educational story as a tool for addressing the framework for information literacy for higher education, J J. Vossler and J Watts


Mining for the Best Information Value with Geoscience Students, Susan Wainscott and Joshua W. Bonde

Inclusive Cultural and Social Pedagogy in the Library Classroom, John C. Watts


Distributed publishers: Collaborating & Facilitating Publishing Across Campus, Andrea Wirth

Taking Stock: Organizing Open Access Operations Based on Researcher Practices, Andrea A. Wirth

Submissions from 2016


Rebuilding: Organizing and operating under new management, S Aladebumoye, N P. Ellero, and Annette Day


Serving Notice on the One-Shot: Changing Roles for Instruction Librarians, Melissa Bowles-Terry and C Donovan

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

Keeping workplace burnout at bay: Online coping and prevention resources, Darcy Del Bosque and S Skarl

Review: The Chicago guide to grammar, usage and punctuation, Priscilla J. Finley


Education, Samantha Godbey and Amanda K. Melilli


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

Interview Preparation Gumbo, Lateka J. Grays

Using a Tool to Build a Culture of Assessment: The Data Framework, Ashley Hall and Starr Hoffman

Visualizing Local Data: The Ithaka S+R Survey at UNLV, Jennifer Hoffman and Ashley Hernandez-Hall


Dynamic Research Support in Academic Libraries, Starr Hoffman

Visualizing Local Data: The Ithaka S+R Survey at UNLV, Starr Hoffman and Ashley Hall


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


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

Review: Cultural Heritage Information: Access and Management, Karla A. Irwin

Foucault, the "Facts," and the Fiction of Neutrality: Neutrality in Librarianship and Peer Review, Heidi R. Johnson


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


Contributing to the Library Student Employee Experience: Perceptions of a Student Development Program, Amanda Melilli, R Mitola, and A Hunsaker

Budgeting for an Opening Day Collection in “Born Digital” Libraries, Joanne M. Muellenbach, Debra Rand, and Bradley A. Long


Annotated Bibliography of Challenged Material Policies in Libraries, Matthew Murray


Revising the Adult Graphic Novel collection in VPL Central Branch, Matthew Murray


How do early career health sciences information professionals gain competencies?, Bethany A. Myers and Bredny Rodriguez


Assessing the scope and feasibility of first-year students' research paper topics, E Rinto, M Bowles-Terry, and A J. Santos

Donald Trump Wasn’t the Only One Who Made a Bad Bet on Atlantic City, David G. Schwartz


"Hazard All He Hath’’: Shakespeare’s Gambling World, David G. Schwartz

Personal Space: Discovery Children’s Museum, David G. Schwartz

Tales from the Pit: Casino Table Games Managers in Their Own Words, David G. Schwartz

The NHL is coming to Las Vegas because America is now a casino nation, David G. Schwartz


Say Yes to Digital Surrogates: Strengthening the Archival Record in the Post custodial Era, Cyndi Shein and Emily Lapworth


Veterans Health Administration, Susie Skarl


Preparing Controlled Vocabularies for Linked Data: Benefits and Challenges, Silvia B. Southwick, Cory K. Lampert, and Richard M. Southwick

Game On: Online Serious Gaming to Build Interprofessional Competencies, Dana E. Thimons


Using Single-Case Research Design to Assess Course-Embedded Research Consultations, John Watts

Executive Committee (report), Andrea Wirth

Steering Clear of Low-Quality Journals: Resources for Evaluating Journals for Publication, Andrea Wirth


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