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LSU Libraries Welcomes New Librarian

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LSU Libraries welcomes its newest librarian, Cristina Caminita, who joins the LSU Libraries as the Agriculture and Instruction Librarian.

Agriculture and Instruction Librarian Cristina Caminita

Cristina received her MLIS from LSU’s School of Library and Information Science in 2006 and earned an MA in English in 2002. She has worked as a records management consultant for Access Sciences Corporation and as a General Services Librarian and Instructor at Baton Rouge Community College. She has many years of experience teaching English Composition and Library User Instruction.

Cristina has received local and national awards for teaching, including the NISOD Excellence in Teaching Award. She has also presented at local and national conferences on a variety of topics, from institutional records management in higher education institutions to the circulation of electronic and computer equipment in academic libraries.

For the Spring 2012 semester, she will be teaching a new three-hour credit course, LIS 4001: Advanced Library Research Methods and Materials. Her research interests include information literacy, grey literature, digital libraries, and knowledge management.

Welcome, Cristina!

Sigrid Kelsey is the Director of Library Communications and Publications at the LSU Libraries.

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One comment on “LSU Libraries Welcomes New Librarian
  1. Ashok Mishra says:

    Cristina,

    This is Prof. Mishra from dept. of Agricultural Economics, Happy New Year. I was wonderign if I can seek you help in seeking information on an article. I want to see year by year citation (# on citations in each year) for this article:

    Title

    Farm income variability and the supply of off-farm labor

    Authors

    Ashok K Mishra, Barry K Goodwin.

    Publication date

    1997/8/1.

    Journal name

    American Journal of Agricultural Economics.

    Volume

    79.

    Issue

    3.

    Pages

    880-887.

    According to Google scholar it has 199 citations. I want to documents each year ciations from 1998 to 2012.

    Could you help me out on this.

    Many thanks,

    Ashok Mishra

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