UF Libraries Journal Club
Summer 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.

Date
Speaker
Title
Type
May 31, 2pm Joel Hartter
UF Department of Geography

Kibale Library Project
Special time: 2pm

 

Research
June 14 Hikaru Nakano

"Unihan" (CJK scripts in Unicode)

Dao of Unihan” by John H. Jenkins, Apple computer Inc.

http://homepage.mac.com/jhjenkins/Unicode/DaoOfUnihan.pdf

Article
July 12 Hank Young

"What can libraries learn from gamers?"
Library Technology Reports (Sep/Oct2006, Vol. 42 Issue 5)


Article
July 26 Margeaux Johnson and Kathryn Kennedy

Marston Science Library Textbook Project

We will discuss the demand for library-available textbooks among the undergraduate population, the process of identifying high-enrollment courses, working with the book store to purchase materials, the results of the first semester of our project, and the implications for textbook collections in other disciplines.

Project
August 9 Amy Gorelick, Eli Bortz, John Byram, Dennis Lloyd

The University Press of Florida

Discussion

 


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