Providing Information Literacy Instruction to Graduate Students through Literature Review Workshops (with Hannah Gascho Rempel), Issues in Science and Technology Librarianship (2008)

As future professionals, graduate students must be information literate; however, information literacy instruction of graduate...



Networking, Networking, Networking: The Role of Professional Association Memberships in Mentoring and Retention of Science Librarians (with Cheryl A. Middleton), Science & Technology Libraries (2006)

The authors surveyed new and veteran science and engineering librarians to determine the roles membership...



Using the “ACRL information literacy competency standards for higher education” to assess a university library instruction program (with P. S. McMillen and Laurel S. Maughan), Journal of Library Administration (2002)

Describes how the Oregon State University library used the recently published "ACRL (Association of College...



Faculty and Student Attitudes toward Credit Courses for Library Skills, Library Faculty Publications and Presentations (2001)

Faculty, student, and library staff attitudes toward credit courses, as well as various other instructional...



Intersections: Teaching Research Through a Rhetorical Lens (with Carole Ann Crateau), Research Strategies (1998)

Use of a rhetorical framework provides an effective tool for teaching undergraduate students the research...




The Busy Librarian’s Guide to Information Literacy in Science and Engineering (with Katherine O’Clair) (2012)

The Busy Librarian's Guide to Information Literacy in Science and Engineering provides a practical guide...


Contributions to Books


Library Research in the Sciences, Designs for Active Learning: A Sourcebook of Classroom Strategies for Information Education (1998)



Building Together: Nurturing Leadership through Communities of Practice (with Scott Muir and Virginia Pannabecker), Library Management Institute (2012)

In the current era of never-ending change, effective library organizations must be nimble and flexible....



Strike While the Iron is Hot! Bringing Information Literacy into Campus Assessment Efforts (with Anne-Marie Deitering), Workshop on Instruction for Library Use (WILU) 35: Charting a Course for Instruction (2006)

In schools at every level, teachers and administrators are under pressure to demonstrate how effective...



Observations on the use of library information systems by chemical engineering undergraduates (with David Hackleman), American Institute of Chemical Engineering Annual Conference (2004)

Libraries represent a complex “information system.” Librarians understand the nature of this system and, working...


Poster Presentations


Observations on the Use of Library Information Systems by Chemical Engineering Undergraduates (with David Hackleman), American Society of Engineering Education Annual Conference (2005)

This poster session presents the results of the authors' survey of chemical engineering students from...