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LSU Libraries to host film screening in partnership with Manship Theatre’s European Film Festival

LSU Libraries hosts a film screening of the 1963 film, “8 1/2 (Otto e Mezzo),” on the new LSU Quad lawn on March 13 at 7 p.m. The film screening is part of a partnership with Manship Theatre’s European Film

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Linda Smith Griffin receives Distinction in Diversity award

Linda Smith Griffin, LSU Libraries Head of Resource Description & Metadata Services, will receive the Distinction in Diversity award from the LSU Clarence L. Barney Jr. African American Cultural Center at its 26th Annual Clarence L. Barney Jr. African American

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Comparative Woman journal launch and event

The Comparative Literature Program at LSU has launched the journal Comparative Woman on LSU Digital Commons. Consisting of artistic and academic content related to comparative literature and women/gender studies from a variety of perspectives, the journal seeks to give poets and

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LSU Libraries welcomes Narcissa Haskins as Teaching and Learning Librarian

Narcissa Haskins has joined LSU Libraries as Teaching and Learning Librarian in the Research and Instruction Services Department in Middleton Library. Haskins’ duties will include delivering instruction through various methods and platforms to undergraduate and general education courses. She will be maintaining

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Music in Middleton Spring 2019

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Middleton Library is hosting a concert performed by musicians from the LSU School of Music in the Middleton Library lobby. This is an opportunity for these performers to showcase their talents and for other students to enjoy musical entertainment. Music

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LSU Libraries welcomes Jessica Joseph

Jessica Joseph has joined LSU Libraries as Government Documents Needs and Offers Specialist. In her new position, Joseph is responsible for overseeing the needs and offers of federal document materials needed for LSU Libraries to function as a Regional Library for

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LSU Libraries welcomes Ebony McDonald as African & African American Studies Diversity Librarian

Ebony McDonald has joined the LSU Libraries faculty as African and African American Studies Librarian, as part of LSU Libraries’ participation in the ACRL Diversity Alliance program. McDonald holds a B.A. in international studies and history from the University of

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A gift from Dr. James “Jim” Bishop: Part III

In addition to Poissons, Ecrevisses et Crabes and Atlas ichthyologique, the third and final book of Jim Bishop’s donation is Giuseppe Saverio Poli’s Testacea utriusque Siciliae eorumque historia et anatome: tabulis aeneis illustrate. Testacea utriusque Siciliae provides text about and intricately detailed illustrations of

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Meet John Miles, Curator of Books

John Miles has joined LSU Libraries Special Collections as Associate Librarian, Curator of Books and Head of Instruction Services. Miles previously worked as a professional-in-residence in Special Collections from 2015-2016. Miles returned to Special Collections because he is both drawn to

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2019 Friends of the LSU Libraries Book Bazaar

Friends of the LSU Libraries will hold its 2019 Book Bazaar on January 24 and 25 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. and January 26 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the 4-H Mini Farm & Nelson Memorial on the

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Talk: “In Defense of Reading Reductively” by Sarah Allison

The Digital Scholarship Lab (DSL) is pleased to announce a talk by Sarah Allison, Assistant Professor of English at Loyola University in New Orleans, on January 23, 2019 at 1:00pm in the Hill Memorial Library lecture hall.  Allison will discuss In Defense

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MLK holiday hours

LSU Libraries will have adjusted hours during MLK holiday. Middleton Library will be closed on January 19. Middleton Library will open on January 20 from 12 p.m. – 6 p.m. and January 21 from 2 p.m. – 12 a.m. Hill

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Recent Faculty Publications

2019

Comeaux, Dave;  Emily Frank; and Mike Waugh. “Supporting Student Success: E-books as Course Materials,” CODEX: Journal of the Louisiana Chapter of the ACRL. Volume 5, Issue 2 (Fall/Winter 2019).

O’Neill, Brittany; and  Allen LeBlanc. “Evaluating Trends in Instruction Scheduling Management: A Survey of Louisiana’s Academic Libraries,” CODEX: Journal of the Louisiana Chapter of the ACRL. Volume 5, Issue 2 (Fall/Winter 2019).

Ziegler, Scott; and Cara Key. “More Than a Pretty Interface: The Louisiana Digital Library as a Data Hub,” CODEX: Journal of the Louisiana Chapter of the ACRL. Volume 5, Issue 2 (Fall/Winter 2019).

2018

Hebert, Andrea. “Information Literacy Skills of First-Year Library and Information Science Graduate Students: An Exploratory Study,” Evidence Based Library and Information Practice Volume 13, Issue 3 (September 2018).

Miller, Marty. “Sacred vs. Profane in The Great War: A Neutral’s Indictment: Louis Raemaekers’s Use of Religious Imagery in Adoration of the Magi and Our Lady of Antwerp.” Catholic Library World, vol. 89, no. 1, Sept. 2018, pp. 20–32.

Wilder, Stanley. “Delayed Retirements and the Youth Movement among ARL Library Professionals,” Research Library Issues, no. 295 (2018).

Wilder, Stanley. “Hiring and Staffing Trends in ARL Libraries,” Research Library Issues, no. 295 (2018).

Wilder, Stanley. “Selected Demographic Trends in the ARL Professional Population,” Research Library Issues, no. 295 (2018).

Ziegler, Scott; and Richard Shrake. “PAL: Toward a Recommendation System for Manuscripts,” Information Technology and Libraries, Vol. 37, No. 3 (2018).

2017

Caminita, C.; Cook, M.; and Paster, A. (2017). Thirty years of preserving, discovering, and accessing U.S. agricultural information: Past progress and current challenges. Library Trends, 65(3), 293-315.

Dauterive, Sarah; John Bourgeois; and Sarah Simms. “How little is too little? An examination of information literacy instruction duration for freshmen.” Journal of Information Literacy, 11.1 (2017): 204-219.

Fontenot, Mitch; Emily Frank; and Andrea Hebert. “Going Where the Users Are: Three Variations on a Theme,” Louisiana Libraries, Fall 2017.

Hawk, Amanda K. “Highflying Crowdfunding: Creating a Successful Partnership with a Campus Donor,” Archival Outlook, July/August 2017: 12-13, 19. https://www.bluetoad.com/publication/?i=422988.

Hebert, Andrea; and Marty Miller. (2017). Using FSA-OWI photographs to teach information and visual literacy. Louisiana Libraries, 79(3), 19–25.

Johnson, Hayley. “#NoDAPL: Social Media, Empowerment, and Civic Participation at Standing Rock,” Library Trends, Fall 2017.

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