Research Forum Science & Technology Section ALA Annual Conference, 2010: Washington, DC

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Sunday, June 27, 2010 from 4:00 to 5:30 pm

Sponsored by the STS Research Committee

The Research Forum provides an excellent opportunity to share recent research addressing issues in science and technology librarianship.

The following papers will be presented. Patricia Kreitz, Director of Technical Information Services at the Stanford Linear Accelerator Laboratory, will serve as the guest commentator and offer critiques of each of the following papers:

Featured Paper (30 minutes)

"Integrating the Medical Literature into Undergraduate Instruction,” by Katherine O'Clair, Kennedy Library, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. Download presentation.

Short Papers (10 minutes each)

"Science 2.0 : A Nationwide Unobtrusive Study of Large University Physics and Biology Departmental Web Sites" by Diane Covington, Carnegie Mellon University, Matthew R. Marsteller, Carnegie Mellon University, and Bo Baker, University of Tennessee Chattanooga. Download presentation.

"Assessing the Information Needs of Computer Scientists and Engineers" by Valerie K. Tucci, The College of New Jersey. Download presentation.

Last updated: September 3, 2010.

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