Research ForumScience & Technology SectionALA Annual Conference, 2008:Anaheim, CA


Sponsored by the STS Research Committee

Sunday, June 29, 2008 4:00 - 5:30 pm
Hyatt Regency Orange County, Salon I

The Research Forum provides an excellent opportunity to share recent research addressing issues in science and technology librarianship. Two papers were selected for presentation:

 "Subject and Bibliographic Access to Sci-tech Electronic Theses and Dissertations via Digital Institutional Repositories (IRs) and Online Public Access Catalogs (OPACs): Perspectives from US and UK Science Librarians,” by Sophie Bogdanski, West Virginia University Libraries; Susan Copeland, Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, Scotland; Anne Christie, University of Alaska, Fairbanks

“Library-based Bioinformatics Support: Who and How? An Exploration of Librarian and Scientist Perspectives," by Michele R. Tennant, Health Science Center Libraries and UF Genetics Institute, University of Florida. (download the presentation in PPT 158Kb)

Our guest commentator, Patricia Kreitz, who currently serves on the Editorial Board of Science & Technology Libraries, will provide commentary on the two selected papers.

Call for papers (closed)