LIS 855: Reading Journal Week 13

Unit topic: Reflections on the Worklife of an ER Librarian

Reading list:

  1. Rebecca S. Albitz, Wendy Allen Shelbern (2007) “Marian Through the Looking Glass: The Unique Evolution of the Electronic Resources (ER) Librarian Position” in Mark Jacobs (Ed) Electronic Resources Librarianship and Management of Digital Information: Emerging and Professional Roles, Binghamton NY: Hayword, pp 15-30.
  2. Glenda Griffin (2009) “How to survive as a new serialist” Chapter in The E-Resources Management Handbook. (2006-present) Editor Graham Stone, Rick Anderson, Jessica Feinstein. Continue reading

LIS 855: Reading Journal Week 11

Unit topic: Finding Content–Discovery Tools

Reading list:

  1. (Overview) Jeff Weddle, Jill E. Grog (2008) “E-Journal Management Tools” Chapter 12 in Maria D.D. Collins and Patrick L. Carr (Eds) Managing the Transition from Print to Electronic Journals and Resources. New York: Routledge, pp 227-242
  2. Jill E. Grogg “ On the Road to OpenURL” and “The Development of Context-Sensitive Linking” Chapter 2 and 3 in Linking and OpenURL. Library Technology Reports. ALA Techsource. Jan/Feb 2006 vol 42 no 1. Continue reading