Rosemary Meszaros has been a member of the Department of Library Public Services
faculty since 1998. She is the Coordinator of Government Information and Law, and the
Depository Librarian for the Second Congressional District Federal Depository Library.
She is responsible for complying with the requirements for Depository Libraries set out
in Title 44 of the U. S. Code. 

Ms. Meszaros' collection development assignments are in the areas of Political
Science, Psychology, Military Science, Law, Kentucky and Federal Documents. 

Ms. Meszaros is past Chair of the Machine Assisted Reference Service section of Reference
& Adult Services Division of the American Library Association. Since 2001 she has
served on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Academic Librarianship. 

Articles

Best Free Reference Web Sites Ninth Annual List (with James Langan; Margaret Y. Perkins; Charles J. Cobine; Christopher S, Dunham; and Caroline E. Geck), Reference & User Services Quarterly (2007)
 
Information Innovations: From the Web to the Blog –a Case Study (with Haiwang Yuan), Library Hi-Tech News (2006)
 
KERA Rides Again, Kentucky Libraries (2004)
 

Books

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Rising Through the Ranks: Women in War (2009)

This book will examine the evolving role of American women in the military, contrasting the...

 

Contributions to Books

The Internet, Scholarly Communication, and Collaborative Research, Libraries, the Internet and Scholarship: Tools and Trends Converging (2002)
 

Unpublished Papers

Presentations

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Genetic Genealogy: What Every Librarian Should Know (with Katherine A. Pennavaria), Kentucky Library Association (2014)

The past few years television, podcasts, and blogs across the Internet promoted the role of...

 

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Using Federal Documents to Dispel a Myth about Ellis Island (with Katherine A. Pennavaria), Kentucky Library Association (2012)

Government workers at New York’s Ellis Island have been accused of murdering ancestral names to...

 

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Using Federal Documents to Dispel a Myth about Ellis Island (with Katherine A. Pennavaria), Kentucky Library Association Annual Meeting (2012)

Government workers at New York’s Ellis Island have been accused of murdering ancestral names to...

 

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User Expectations about Library Genealogy Databases v. What They Actually Get (with Katherine A. Pennavaria), Kentucky Library Association (2012)

An analysis and comparison of two genealogical databases: Ancestry.com and Heritagequest.com .

 

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The Power of Information Literacy: Building Student Success and Critical Thinking Skills, FaCET (2010)

What is information literacy? What skills do students need to learn to become successful in...