|2001 ‐ Present||Associate Professor, Coordinator Cataloging & Metadata, Interim Department Head Collection & Resource Services, Georgia Southern University ‐ Collection and Resource Services Department|
|Present||Interim Department Head, Catalog/Metadata Librarian, Georgia Southern University ‐ Collection and Resource Services Department|
Debra G. Skinner
Zach S. Henderson Library
Georgia Southern University
Statesboro, GA 80754
Refereed Articles (3)
A Comparison of Searching Functionality of a Vu-Find Catalogue Implementation and the Traditional Catalogue Library Trends (2012)
As of spring semester 2010, Georgia Southern University began using a VuFind implementation as the default access to the library catalogue on the library Web page while maintaining a secondary link to the traditional Voyager ...
Selection and Cataloging for an Automated Retrieval Collection: Viewpoint of a Cataloger Journal of Access Services (2010)
In the summer of 2004, Georgia Southern University began a library construction project that was to last 4 years. An important aspect was the installation of an Automated Retrieval System (ARC) to house a substantial ...
Library Tools for Connecting With the Curriculum: How To Create a Professional Development Workshop for Teaching Faculty Georgia Library Quarterly (2007)
The article focuses on ways taken by librarians in linking library tools with the faculty curriculum in Georgia. It states that librarians Sonya Shepherd, Debra Skinner and Bob Fernekes from Zach S. Henderson Library have ...
Refereed Conference and Workshop Presentations (21)
A Fruitful Collaboration: Offering More than Faculty Profiles Georgia Council of Media Organizations (GaCOMO) Conference (2015)
The institutional repository Digital Commons@Georgia Southern launched in Fall 2013. Faculty immediately began to utilize the services including journals/conferences sites and SelectedWorks faculty profiles. The repository also sparked an unexpected success: collaboration between the Zach ...
Growing GKR: Increasing the Undergraduate Research Component COMO (2015)
The Georgia Knowledge Repository (GKR), an initiative of GALILEO, is a central repository that contains academic and intellectual works produced by Georgia colleges and universities. Established in 2013 and comprised of over 100,000 item records, ...
We Came, We Saw, We Conferenced: Capturing and Sharing Campus Events at Georgia Southern Library Faculty Presentations (2015)
Your campus may be regularly hosting conferences and other events; what happens to the valuable scholarship presented over the course of the event? And do the conference organizers at your institution have an efficient and ...
Just in Time: Digital Commons@Georgia Southern Offers a Suite of Services for the Entire Campus Digital Initiatives Symposium (2014)
Describes the development of the Institutional Repository at Georgia Southern University, including the marketing of the repository and the partnerships created throughout the institution.
Reflections on Workflow Balance: Walking a Tightrope in the Transition to Electronic Resources Library Faculty Presentations (2009)
As more and more of library resources transition to electronic formats, technical services workflow must be adjusted. This presentation addresses how to keep the workflow aligned with the change in formats as some tasks decline, ...