College & Research Libraries – May 2015

The May 2015 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.

Cristóbal Urbano, Yin Zhang, Kay Downey, and Thomas Klingler. “Library Catalog Log Analysis in E-book Patron-Driven Acquisitions (PDA): A Case Study.” Abstract | Full Text (PDF).

Alan Rubel and Mei Zhang. “Four Facets of Privacy and Intellectual Freedom in Licensing Contracts for Electronic Journals.” Abstract | Full Text (PDF).

Amanda Rinehart, Jennifer Sharkey, and Chad Kahl. “Learning Style Dimensions and Professional Characteristics of Academic Librarians.”  Abstract | Full Text (PDF).

Julie Gilbert and Barbara Fister. “The Perceived Impact of E-books on Student Reading Practices: A Local Study.” Abstract | Full Text (PDF).

Mark Robertson. “Perceptions of Canadian Provosts on the Institutional Role of Academic Libraries.”  Abstract | Full Text (PDF).

Ronald C. Jantz. “The Determinants of Organizational Innovation: An Interpretation and Implications for Research Libraries.”  Abstract | Full Text (PDF).

Katy Kavanagh Webb and Jeanne Hoover. “Universal Design for Learning (UDL) in the Academic Library: A Methodology for Mapping Multiple Means of Representation in Library Tutorials.”  Abstract | Full Text (PDF).

Book Reviews

Bradford Lee Eden. Matthew Conner. The New University Library: Four Case Studies. Chicago: ALA Editions, 2014. 176p. Paper (ISBN 978-0-8389-1193-8). Full Text (PDF).

Deborah Garson. Christopher Hollister. Handbook of Academic Writing for Librarians. Chicago: Association of College and Research Libraries, a division of the American Library Association, 2013. 250p. Revised edition. Paper, $56.00 (ISBN 978-083898736-0). Full Text (PDF).

Fred J. Hay. Andrew Abbott. Digital Paper: A Manual for Research and Writing with Library and Internet Materials. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2014. 259p. Paper, $20.00 (ISBN 978-0-226-16778-7). Full Text (PDF).

Carol R. Kentner. Kevin Smith. Owning and Using Scholarship: An IP Handbook for Teachers and Researchers. Chicago: Association of College and Research Libraries. 2014. 240p. Paper, $54.00 (ISBN 978-0-8389-8747-6). Full Text (PDF).

Lisa Vassady. Peter C. Brown, Henry L. Roediger, and Mark A. McDaniel. Make It Stick: The Science of Successful Learning. Cambridge, Mass.: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2014. 313 p. Hardback, $27.95 (ISBN 978-0-674-72901-8) LC 2013038420. Full Text (PDF).