Julie DeCesare is Assistant Professor and Commons Librarian, Head of Education &
Research at Providence College Phillips Memorial Library. Prior to her current position,
she was Digital Media Reference Librarian at Boston College. She has been adjunct faculty
at Marlboro College Graduate Center in Brattleboro, VT since 2008. She teaches Digital
Research Technologies in the Educational Technology Graduate Program. Her interests are
in multimedia and visual information on the Internet, as well as trends in digital
research and publishing. 



Streaming Video Resources for Teaching, Learning, and Research, Library Technology Reports (2014)

In less than 10 years the availability of digitally converted or born digital video, has...




Silent Film Online, The Charleston Advisor (2014)

Alexander Street Press (ASP) has become a leader in providing libraries and institutions access to...



The Expanding Role of Online Video in Teaching, Learning, and Research., Library Technology Reports (2014)

Chapter 1 of Library Technology Reports (vol. 50, no. 2), “Streaming Video Resources for Teaching,...



User Uploads and YouTube One Channels for Teaching, Learning, and Research, Library Technology Reports (2014)

YouTube and Vimeo are excellent resources for online video. These sites are very different in...



Training Students at Small & Medium Sized Colleges in Information Literacy (Chapter Excerpt) (with D. Russell Bailey), Library Faculty and Staff papers (2013)


ArtBabble—A Partnership of Art Appreciation, Curation, and Media Literacy, The Journal of Media Literacy Education (2012)

This is a review of the website ArtBabble, which was created by the Indianapolis Museum...


Contributions to Books

YouTube: Advanced Search Strategies and Tools, Google In Libraries: Uses for Patrons, Students, and Staff (2014)

YouTube and other massively popular video-sharing (like Vimeo) websites have become familiar resources for librarians,...



Navigating Multimedia: How to Find Internet Video Resources for Teaching, Learning, and Research., Enhancing Instruction with Visual Media: Utilizing Video and Lecture Capture (2013)

The deep and open Web has quickly become a resource for multimedia and video content....




Search, share, & embed: multimedia resources for online & blended learning, SLOAN-C International Conference on Online Learning (2013)


Search, Share, & Embed: Multimedia Resources for Popular Culture Research, New England Popular Culture Association (2013)

The Internet has provided a wealth of multimedia and video content to teachers, students, and...



We’re All on this Cloud Together: a Look at Five Innovative, Patron-Centered Projects at Providence College (with Julie Kliever, Mark Caprio, and Hailie Posey), Association of College and Research Libraries – New England Regional Conference (2013)

iHelp: The Support for Technology and Learning Implementation Team (aka iHelp) is a collaboration with...



Navigating Multimedia – Streaming Video Beyond YouTube: Pop Culture Edition, Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association - National Conference (2013)

The Internet has quickly become a resource for multimedia and video content, especially in popular...



Lending iPads 101: Steps to Loan from Your Library (with Hailie Posey and Christopher Bellotti), NERCOMP Annual Conference/ EDUCAUSE (2013)

The Phillips Memorial Library staff demonstrates, step-by-step, how to develop an iPad lending program at...