In 2019 we shared our scholarly efforts by publishing the following works:

  • Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles (4)
  • Our posIT column in the Journal of Library Administration (JLA) (4)
  • Our first book! It was an edited collection with Nova Science Publishers. (1)
  • Book Chapters (2)
  • Conference Proceedings (2)

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

Michalak, R., Rysavy, M., & Dawes, T. A (2019). Amazon.com vs. EBSCO’s GOBI Library Solutions: Evaluating new and used book vendors while building a diverse collection. Technical Services Quarterly 36(1), 18-43. (peer-reviewed article).

Check out the article by visiting: https://doi.org/10.1080/07317131.2018.1532057

Michalak, R., Rysavy, M., & Thompson, G. C. (2019). Building community, fostering collaboration, and engaging bridge program students with a college’s historical archives. Journal of Western Archives. 10(2), article 4.

Check out the article by visiting: https://digitalcommons.usu.edu/westernarchives/vol10/iss2/4/

Gregory Thompson
University of Utah

This article is particularly special for us because we wrote it with Rusty’s mentor and our friend, Greg Thompson (he is the University Archivist, Historian, Associate Dean of Special Collections, and Librarian at the University of Utah’s Marriott Library).

Learn more about Greg by visiting: https://faculty.utah.edu/u0031336-Gregory_Thompson/teaching/index.hml

Michalak, R., Rysavy, M., & Dawes, T. A. (2019). What degree is necessary to lead? ARL directors’ perceptions­­. College & Research Libraries. 80(6), 752-765.

Check out the article by visiting: https://crl.acrl.org/index.php/crl/issue/view/1526

This article is particular special for us because we wrote it with our friend Trevor A. Dawes, Vice Provost for Libraries and Museums and May Morris University Librarian at the University of Delaware. Learn more about Trevor by visiting: https://sites.udel.edu/campusvoices/2016/09/01/dawes/

Journal Columns

As co-editors of the posIT column, we publish four columns each year with the the Journal of Library Administration (JLA). In 2019, we published the following columns:

Monica D. T. Rysavy & Russell Michalak (2019). Leveraging Library Technology: Non-Library Uses of Library Technology, Journal of Library Administration, 59:1, 59-73.  Published Online: 20 Mar 2019

Check out the column by visiting: DOI: 10.1080/01930826.2018.1549409

Michalak, R. & Rysavy, M. (2019). Assessing library customer interactions and staff satisfaction. Journal of Library Administration. 59(3), 314-324. (editorial). Published Online: 18 Apr 2019

Check out the column by visiting: DOI: 10.1080/01930826.2019.1616973

Monica D. T. Rysavy & Russell Michalak (2019) Data Privacy and Academic Libraries: Non-PII, PII, and Librarians’ Reflections (Part 1), Journal of Library Administration, 59:5, 532-547. Published Online: 19 Jun 2019.

Check out the column by visiting: DOI: 10.1080/01930826.2019.1616973

Russell Michalak & Monica D. T. Rysavy (2019). Data Privacy and Academic Libraries: Non-PII, PII, and Librarians’ Reflections (Part 2), Journal of Library Administration, 59:7, 768-785. Published Online: 05 Sep 2019

Check out the column by visiting: DOI: 10.1080/01930826.2019.1649969

Interested in contributing to a future column? Let us know!

Books

Rysavy, M. & Michalak, R. (2019). Onboarding 2.0: Methods of Designing and Deploying Effective Onboarding Training for Academic Libraries. In Nova Science Publishers.

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Book Chapters

Michalak, R. & Rysavy, M. (2019). Makerspaces in academic institutions: A comparison of physical aspects, programming, marketing, and demographic aspects. In Advances in Library Administration and Organization. Emerald.

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Rysavy, M. & Michalak, R. (2019). Change Management for Technologists. In LITA Guide.

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Conference Proceedings

Michalak, R. & Rysavy, M. (2019). Learning what they want: Chinese students’ perceptions of electronic library services. ACRL2019.

Check out the presentation from our presentation by visiting: https://www.slideshare.net/MonicaRysavy1/learning-what-they-want-chinese-students-perceptions-of-electronic-library-services

Michalak, R. & Rysavy, M. (2019). Library-supported scholarship: Increasing faculty scholarly reach with   author services. Charleston Library Conference Proceedings.

Check out the proceedings from our presentation by visiting: https://docs.lib.purdue.edu/charleston/2018/scholarlycommunication/7/

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