College & Research Libraries – July 2019

C&RL July 2019 cover

The July 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.


Wendi Arant Kaspar. “Academic Knowledge Production and University Presses: Some Random Thoughts.”


Gabrielle K.W. Wong . “A Tool for Academic Libraries to Prioritize Leadership Competencies.”

Lauren Reiter and Bronson Ford. “Library Support for Student Financial Literacy: A Survey of Librarians at Large Academic Institutions.”

Erin Burns and Kristin E.C. Green. “Academic Librarians’ Experiences and Perceptions on Mental Illness Stigma and the Workplace.”

Amanda L. Folk. “Reframing Information Literacy as Academic Cultural Capital: A Critical and Equity-Based Foundation for Practice, Assessment, and Scholarship.”

Paula R. Dempsey. “Chat Reference Referral Strategies: Making a Connection, or Dropping the Ball?

Alex Wood-Doughty, Ted Bergstrom, and Douglas G. Steigerwald. “Do Download Reports Reliably Measure Journal Usage? Trusting the Fox to Count Your Hens?

Robert Detmering, Samantha McClellan, and Amber Willenborg. “A Seat at the Table: Information Literacy Assessment and Professional Legitimacy.”

Book Reviews

Jenny Bossaller. Pushing the Margins: Women of Color and Intersectionality in LIS. Rose L. Chou and Annie Pho, eds. Sacramento, CA: Library Juice Press, 2018. 508p. Paper, $35.00 (ISBN 978-1-63400-052-9).

Ruth Szpunar. Emy Nelson Decker and Seth M. Porter. Engaging Design: Creating Libraries for Modern Users. Santa Barbara, CA: Libraries Unlimited, 2018. 159p. Paper, $70.00 (ISBN 978-1-4408-5612-9).

Ryan Litsey. G. Edward Evans and Holland Christie. Managerial Leadership for Librarians: Thriving in the Public and Nonprofit World. Santa Barbara, CA: Libraries Unlimited, 2017. 377p. Paper, $65.00 (ISBN 9781440841705).

Michael Ryan. Geoffrey Yeo. Records, Information and Data: Exploring the Role of Record-keeping in an Information Culture. London, UK: Facet Publishing, 2018. 208p. Paper, $94.00 (ISBN 978-1-78330-226-0).

Scott Curtis. Charles Cole. The Consciousness’ Drive: Information Need and the Search for Meaning. Cham, Switzerland: Springer, 2018. 247p. Hardcover, $79.99 (ISBN 978-3-319-92455-7). LC 2018-946105.