Barbara Glackin is an Assistant University Librarian for Resource Services &

Prior to her move to Portland in 2013, Ms. Glackin was an Associate Dean at Albertsons
Library, Boise State University. At Boise State University she actively worked to improve
access to library materials through the online catalog and WorldCat Local initiative. 

She shares her knowledge and expertise through publications and presentations at the
state, regional, and national level. In addition to presenting and writing on issues
related to online access and library technical services, she has written about the
specifics of planning and hosting workshops. 



Integrating Information Literacy, the POGIL Method, and iPads into a Foundational Studies Program (with Carrie Moore, Jennifer Black, Margie Ruppel, and Elaine Watson), Library Faculty Publications and Presentations (2015)

This article provides an overview of the design, implementation, revision and informal assessment of an...



A Library and the Disciplines: A Collaborative Project Assessing the Impact of eBooks and Mobile Devices on Student Learning (with Roy W. Rodenhiser and Brooke Herzog), Library Faculty Publications and Presentations (2014)

With the proliferation of technology usage, it is essential to understand the effect of implementation...



Idaho Participation in NACO: The Effect on Idaho Corporate Name Authority Control (with Cheri Folkner), Library Resources & Technical Services (2009)

In 2005 five Idaho institutions joined the Name Authority Cooperative Program (NACO) of the Program...



Planning, Organizing, and Hosting a Workshop: It’s All in the Details (with Cheri A. Folkner), Cataloging & Classification Quarterly (2009)

A library training workshop is an effective way to teach and expand staff skills and,...




eBooks, Mobile Devices, and the Student Experience (with Roy Rodenhiser), Pacific Northwest Library Association (2013)

Boise State University has actively explored integration of mobile devices and eContent into the student...



Library Instruction Using Mobile Devices (with Amy E. Vecchione), Mobile Learning Initiative National Webinar Series/Boise State University (2013)

Albertsons Library has successfully leveraged the use mobile devices for helping students learn research skills....



55,000 Ways to Say Yes: Customer-Driven Acquisitions and More! (with Peggy Cooper and Marilyn Moody), Idaho Library Association Annual Conference (2011)

The Boise State University Albertsons Library is committed to providing excellent user services, resources and...



Required Reading: Using eBooks and Mobile Devices to Support the Educational Experience (with Roy Rodenhiser), Mobile Learning Symposium (2011)

How can we integrate eBooks into the classroom? Which mobile device is the best for...



Voyager and WorldCat Local - A Cataloger's Perspective, 2010 ELUNA Conference (2010)

This presentation discusses the implementation of a WorldCat Local public interface with a Voyager ILS,...