UF Libraries Journal Club
Spring 2006
An informal forum for library faculty and staff to discuss recent library science articles and their own research.

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Journal Club meets biweekly on Thursdays at noon in the Library East conference room.

December 8

Marina Salcedo


Denise Beubien Bennett

"Finger on the Pulse: Librarians Describe Evolving Reference Practice in an Increasingly Digital World"
by Joseph Janes and Chrystie Hill
published in Reference & User Services Quarterly v.42, issue 1 Fall 2002 p.54-65

Name Authority Challenges for Indexing and Abstracting Databases
by Denise Beubien Bennett and Priscilla Short
submitted Dec 1, 2005 to Evidence Based Library and Information Practice (a new journal)

Journal Article




January 19

Kathryn Kennedy

“Can You Hear Me Now? Communicating Library Services to Distance Education Students and Faculty”
by Martina Nicholas and Melba Tomeo

Online Journal of Distance Learning Administration, Summer 2005 - Volume VIII, Number II.

This is an open access journal, and the link to the article is: http://www.westga.edu/%7Edistance/ojdla/summer82/nicholas82.htm

Journal Article
February 2
Joe Aufmuth
" From the Air: Creating a GIS and Web Interface to Historical Aerial Photography "

February 16
Denise Beubien Bennett, Pam Cenzer, Paul Kirk

"A Class Assignment Requiring Chat-Based Reference". Reference & User Services Quarterly, Winter2004, Vol. 44 Issue 2, p149-163. You can retrieve the article in Academic Search Premier and Omni and InfoTrac.

This paper recently was awarded the 2006 Reference Service Press Award from RUSA/ALA for the the most outstanding article published in RUSQ (previously RQ) during the preceding two volume years!

March 2
Nita Ferree

"Allied Health B.I.tes"

A project conducted with Nancy Schaefer to streamline bibliographic instruction for a few of our Allied Health departments. This was presented at an annual meeting of Southern Chapter of the Medical Library Association.

Abstract (in Word format)

March 30

Betsy Simpson, Jimmie Lundgren, Tatiana Barr

"Linking E-books to Print Versions"
April 13
Valrie Davis

Brodsky, Karen. “If you build it will they come? Using a new library building to establish a culture of marketing.”
The Reference Librarian. 2003. v. 39, issue 82. p183-197.

Link to Article

Journal Article
April 27

Michele Tennant & Tara Cataldo

Librarian and Client Perspectives on Liaison Services and Subject Specialization

Tennant MR, Butson LC, Rezeau ME, Tucker PJ, Boyle ME, Clayton G.
Customizing for clients: developing a library liaison program from need to plan.
Bull Med Libr Assoc. 2001 Jan;89(1):8-20.
Link to Article

  Last updated January 17, 2008