About Jeanine M. Scaramozzino
|Present||Associate Librarian, College of Science & Mathematics and School of Education, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo|
College of Science & Mathematics Librarian
School of Education Librarian
Robert E. Kennedy Library
Cal Poly State University
San Luis Obispo, CA 93407
Tel. (805) 756-5677
Fax (805) 756-2346
A novel assessment tool for quantitative evaluation of science literature search performance: Application to first-year and senior undergraduate biology majors College & Research Libraries (2016)
Expertise in searching and evaluating scientific literature is a requisite skill of trained scientists and science students, yet information literacy instruction varies greatly among institutions and programs. To ensure that science students acquire information literacy ...
Map Room to Data and GIS Services: Five University Libraries Evolving to Meet Campus Needs and Changing Technologies Journal of Map And Geography Libraries (2014)
Programs for geospatial support at academic libraries have evolved over the past decade in response to changing campus needs and developing technologies. Geospatial applications have matured tremendously in this time, emerging from specialty tools to ...
A Study of Faculty Data Curation Behaviors and Attitudes at a Teaching-Centered University College & Research Libraries (2012)
Academic libraries need reliable information on researcher data needs, data curation practices and attitudes in order to identify and craft appropriate services that support outreach and teaching. This paper describes information gathered from a survey ...
Developing a Science Café Program for Your University Library Issues in Science and Technology Librarianship (2010)
The Science Café is a national movement that attempts to foster community dialog and inquiry on scientific topics in informal venues such as coffee houses, bookstores, restaurants and bars. The California Polytechnic State University, San ...
Integrating STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) Information Competencies into an Undergraduate Curriculum. Journal of Library Administration (2009)
Students in science disciplines often arrive at college without experience using primary science literature and lacking in skills required to manipulate information. A cohesive, curriculum-integrated information literacy program is crucial in teaching science majors how ...
An Undergraduate Science Information Literacy Tutorial in a Web 2.0 World Issues in Science and Technology Librarianship (2008)
The development of an interactive web-based science information literacy tutorial that introduces undergraduate science majors to basic components of scientific literature is described. The tutorial introduces concepts, vocabulary and resources necessary for understanding and accessing ...
Una Legua Cuadrada: Exploring the History of Swanton Pacific Ranch and Environs Master's Theses and Project Reports (2015)
Swanton Pacific Ranch is an educational and research facility owned by the Cal Poly Corporation and managed by the Cal Poly State University (Cal Poly) College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences. Located about 180 ...
Conference Presentations (3)
Managing the Data Deluge: Understanding Scientists' Need for Data Curation Services California Academic and Research Libraries Association Conference (2010)
While library research on data curation is active and ongoing in the humanities and social sciences, the research regarding data curation within the sciences is in its infancy. The lack of knowledge about data creation, ...
Rocket Science Can Be Understood: Librarians As STEM Faculty Outreach Partners ALA 2009 Annual Conference: Chicago, IL (2009)
Librarians can play an active role in faculty research and enhancing public understanding of science. Now more than ever before, the nation’s scientists are engaging in outreach activities focused on the pre-college pipeline in order ...
Redefining Library Partnerships: Sharing Physical and Digital Space with the Campus Community Special Libraries Association Annual Meeting: Washington, D.C. (2009)
Cal Poly State University librarians are engaging faculty, staff and students by transforming physical and digital library spaces to better support teaching and learning. A Science Café program hosted in the Learning Commons Library Café ...
The Making of Sustainability: A Case Study of an Undergraduate Technology Course Project 12th CSU Regional Symposium on University Teaching (2009)
21st century engineers need skills not just to develop technologies but also to assess broad implications of those technologies. We present a faculty-librarian collaborative project designed to enable students to acquire both technical knowledge and ...
Science Cafe: Conversation and Coffee at the Library American Library Association 2009 Midwinter Meeting (2009)
In 2007 a task force was convened by Cal Poly's Provost to envision The Future of the Library. One of the top recommendations of this report was that the Kennedy Library should foster the concept ...