College & Research Libraries – May 2019

The May 2019 issue of College & Research Libraries is now freely available online. Visit the C&RL website for complete contents from 1939 to the present and followC&RL on Facebook and Twitter for updates and discussion.

Note: The November 2013 issue was the final print issue of College & Research Libraries. The journal began an online-only publication model in January 2014.


Wendi Arant Kaspar. “Innovation, Disruption and Sense-making.”


Dr. Braddlee and Amy VanScoy. “Bridging the Chasm: Faculty Support Roles for Academic Librarians in the Adoption of Open Educational Resources.”

Joe C. Clark, Jonathan Sauceda, and Sheridan Stormes. “Faculty Format Preferences in the Performing Arts: A Multi-Institutional Study.”

Quinn Galbraith, Adam Henry Callister, and Heather Kelley. “Have Academic Libraries Overcome the Gender Wage Gap? An Analysis of Gender Pay Inequality.”

Robert Heaton, Dylan Burns, and Becky Thoms. “Altruism or Self-Interest? Exploring the Motivations of Open Access Authors.”

Jennifer Nardine. “The State of Academic Liaison Librarian Burnout in ARL Libraries in the United States.”

David C. Tyler, Brianna D. Hitt, Francis A. Nterful, and McKenna R. Mettling. “The Scholarly Impact of Books Acquired via Approval Plan Selection, Librarian Orders, and Patron-Driven Acquisitions as Measured by Citation Counts.”

Xiang Li. “Citing East Asia: A Citation Study on the Use of East Asian Materials in East Asian Studies Dissertations.”

Book Reviews

Melissa Anderson. Digital Literacy Unpacked. Katharine Reedy and Jo Parker, eds. London: Facet Publishing, 2018. 240p. $87.99 (ISBN: 978-1-78330-197-3).

Kristen Cardoso. Margaret Zelman Law. Cultivating Engaged Staff: Better Management for Better Libraries. Santa Barbara, CA: Libraries Unlimited, 2017. 128p. Paper, $55.00 (ISBN: 978-1-4408-5222-0). LC: 2017004832.

Sarah Rose Fitzgerald. Lyda Fontes McCartin and Rachel Dineen. Toward a Critical-Inclusive Assessment Practice for Library Instruction. Sacramento, CA: Library Juice Press, 2018. 149p. Paper. $18.00 (ISBN: 978-1-63400-035-2). LC: Z711.25.C65 M37.

Rebekah Irwin. Sally Gardner Reed. The Good, the Great, and the Unfriendly: A Librarian’s Guide to Working with Friends Groups. Chicago: American Library Association, 2017. 157p. Paper, $57.00 (ISBN: 978-0838914984).

Susan Vandagriff. The Library Outreach Casebook. Ryan L. Sittler and Terra J. Rogerson, eds. Chicago: Association of College & Research Libraries, 2018. 214p. Paper, $56.00 (ISBN: 978-0-8389-4873-6). LC: 2018-043645.

Lizzy Walker. Norman A. Mooradian. Ethics for Records and Information Management. Chicago: ALA Neal-Schuman, 2018. 191p. Paper, $75.00 (ISBN: 9780838916391). LC: 2018010397.