UF Libraries Journal Club
Spring 2007
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 1 pm in the Library East conference room.


February 8

at 12 pm

Merrie Davidson

"Blogging with my Peeps: Communicating with liaison departments

Finding efficient and somewhat effective ways to increase incoming and outgoing information between a liaison librarian and several thousand of her patrons? Probably not completely possible, but can technology help?


February 22

Carrie Newsom

Constructing Core Journal Lists: Mixing Science and Alchemy
Katherine Corby (2003). portal: Libraries and the Academy, 3(2), 207-217

Link to Article

Journal Article
March 8
Peter McKay
Business Website
March 22
Betsy Simpson
Discussion of "Managing Up", David Perlmutter, Chronicle of Higher Education, January 5, 2007
Conference Presentation
April 5
Ann Lindell, Stephanie Haas, John Van Hook, Alena Aissing
Discussion of Sabbaticals
April 19
Amy Buhler

"Raised by Wolves" by James Neal from Library Journal

Integrating the new generation of feral professionals (those that do not hold an MLS degree) into the academic library.

May 3
Maryellen O'Brien, Elizabeth Outler
  Last updated January 17, 2008