College & Research Libraries – January 2019

C&RL January 2019 cover

C&RL January 2019 coverThe January 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 follow C&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.


Bruce E. Herbert and Wendi Arant Kaspar. “Authorship and the Consideration of Alternatives


Qianxiu Liu, Bradley Allard, Patrick Lo, Qingshan Zhou, Tianji Jiang, and Hiroshi Itsumura. “Library User Education as a Window to Understand Inquiry-Based Learning in the Context of Higher Education in Asia: A Comparative Study between Peking University and the University of Tsukuba.”

Jessica Alverson, Jennifer Schwartz, and Sue Shultz. “Authentic Assessment of Student Learning in an Online Class: Implications for Embedded Practice.”

Allison Hosier. “Research is an Activity and a Subject of Study: A Proposed Metaconcept and Its Practical Application.”

Behrooz Rasuli, Sam Solaimani, and Mehdi Alipour-Hafezi. “Electronic Theses and Dissertations Programs: A Review of the Critical Success Factors.”

Philip B. White. “Using Data Mining for Citation Analysis.”

Lindsay Roberts, Megan E. Welsh, and Brittany Dudek. “Instruction and Outreach for Transfer Students: A Colorado Case Study.”

Krystyna K. Matusiak, Chelsea Heinbach, Anna Harper, and Michael Bovee. “Visual Literacy in Practice: Use of Images in Students’ Academic Work.”

Book Reviews

Joseph Aubele. The Self as Subject: Autoethnographic Research into Identity, Culture, and Academic Librarianship. Anne-Marie Deitering, Robert Schroeder, and Richard Stoddart, eds. Chicago: American Library Association, 2017. 361p. Paper, $70.00 (ISBN 978-0-8389-8892-3).

Alexandra Hauser. Disciplinary Applications of Information Literacy Threshold Concepts. Samantha Godbey, Susan Beth Wainscott, and Xan Goodman, eds., for the Association of Research Libraries. Chicago: American Library Association, 2017. 368p. Paper, $72.00 (ISBN 978-0-8389-8970-8).

Andrea Kosavic. Robin Rice and John Southall. The Data Librarian’s Handbook. London: Facet Publishing, 2017. 192p. Paper, $79.99 (ISBN: 978-1-78330-047-1).

Ryan Litsey. Marcy Simons. Academic Library Metamorphosis and Regeneration. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2017. 146p. Hardcover, $78.00 (ISBN: 978-1-4422-7307-8).

Mark Shelton. Robert E. Dugan and Peter Hernon. Financial Management in Academic Libraries: Data-Driven Planning and Budgeting. Chicago: American Library Association for the Association of College and Research Libraries, 2018. 200p. Paper, $56.00 (ISBN: 978-0-8389-8943-2).