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Diversity Publications and Presentations

Papers, articles, book chapters, presentations and other research by library faculty and staff that have advanced the Libraries' diversity goals.

Archive: 1999-2009

Amsberry, Dawn.
"Engaging International Students with the Academic Library." Student Engagement and the Academic Library. Ed. Loanne Snavely. Santa Barbara, CA: Libraries Unlimited, 2012.

Ciszek, Matthew P.
"Diversifying Diversity: Library Services for Underrepresented Groups." College & Research Library News 73.9 (2012): 547-549.

Ciszek, Matthew P.
"Out on the Web: The Relationship between Campus Climate and GLBT-related Web-based Resources in Academic Libraries." Journal of Academic Librarianship 37.5 (2011): 430-436.

Ciszek, Matthew P., and Courtney L. Young.
"Diversity Collection Assessment in Large Academic Libraries." Collection Building 29.4 (2010): 154-161.

Ciszek, Matthew P.
"Managing Outside the Closet: On Being an Openly Gay Library Administrator." Out Behind the Desk: Workplace Issues for LGBTQ Librarians. Ed. Tracy Marie Nectoux. Duluth, MN: Library Juice Press, 2011.

Dewey, Barbara I. and Jillian Keally.
"Recruiting for Diversity: Strategies for 21st Century Research Librarianship." Library Hi Tech 26.4 (2009): 622-629.

Dewey, Barbara I.
"The Imperative for Diversity: ARL’s Progress and Role." portal: Libraries and the Academy 9.3 (2009): 355-361.

Dewey, Barbara I.
"Conference Report – 2004 National Diversity in Libraries Conference: Diversity in Libraries: Making it Real." The Southeastern Librarian 53.3 (2005): 19-22.

Herb, Steven.
“Hank Aaron.” In Murry Nelson (Ed.), American Sports: A History of Icons, Idols and Ideas. Volume 1, (2013): 1-5. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO.

Hswe, Patricia.
"FYI: First Year Impressions and Confessions." Panel presentation. American Library Association Annual Conference, Spectrum Scholars Interest Group. Boston, MA. January 9, 2010.

Hudson, Alexia.
"Measuring the Impact of Cultural Diversity on Desired Mobile Reference Services." Reference Services Review: RSR 38.2 (2010): 299 – 308.

Jalowitz, Alan C., and Steven Herb.
“Creating the Online Literary & Cultural Heritage Map of Pennsylvania.” Annual Review of Cultural Informatics 1.1 (2014).

Knapp, Jeffrey A., Loanne L. Snavely, and Linda Klimczyk.
"Speaking Up: Empowering Individuals to Promote Tolerance in the Academic Library." Library Leadership & Management, Vol 26, No 1 (2012).

Knapp, Jeffrey A., Loanne L. Snavely, and Linda Klimczyk.
"Speaking Up:  Providing Staff Training and Tools for Dealing with Diversity Issues on the Spot." Panel presentation.  National Diversity in Libraries Conference. Princeton, NJ. July 15, 2010.

Malkmus, Doris.
[Review of the book Thought Knows No Sex, by Susan Strong]. History of Education Quarterly 50.3 (2010): 417-419.

Masuchika, Glenn
""Yellowface" in Movies: A Survey of American Academic Libraries." Collection Building 32.1 (2013): 31-36.

Masuchika, Glenn
"Building by Benchmarking: A Method of Creating and Evaluating an Asian American Studies Collection." Library Collections, Acquisitions, and Technical Services 36:1 (2012): 1-7.

Morris, Kimberli.
"In and Out Behind the Desk -- In and Out of the Country." Out Behind the Desk: Workplace Issues for LGBTQ Librarians. Ed. Tracy Marie Nectoux. Duluth, MN: Library Juice Press, 2011.

Musser, Linda.
"Screencasting = Show and Tell 2.0." Presentation. National Diversity in Libraries Conference. Princeton, NJ. July 13, 2010.

Owiny, Sylvia, Khanjan Mehta and Audrey N. Maretzk.
"The Use of Social Media Technologies to Create, Preserve, and Disseminate Indigenous Knowledge and Skills to Communities in East Africa." International Journal of Education 8 (2014): 234-247.

Smith, Paula.
"Beyond Recruitment: Moving Towards Inclusive Work Environments." Workplace Culture in Academic Libraries: The Early 21st Century. Eds. Kelly Blessinger and Paul Hrycaj. Oxford: Chandos Press, 2013.

Snavely, Loanne, and Alexia Hudson.
“Promoting and Enabling Civility in the Academic Library.”Workplace Culture in Academic Libraries: The Early Twenty-First Century. Eds. Kelly Blessinger and Paul Hrycaj. Oxford: Chandos Publishing, 2013.

Snowman, Ann MacKay.
"The Importance of Partnerships in Supporting Students with Disabilities." ASCLA Interface. September 2010. Online.