College & Research Libraries – September 2021

The September 2021 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.

Guest Editorial

Bryn Geffert. “In Pursuit of My Book.”


Suzanne Cady Stapleton, Chelsea S. Dinsmore, David Van Kleeck, and Xiaoli Ma. “Computer-assisted Indexing Complements Manual Selection of Subject Terms for Metadata in Specialized Collections.”

Murtaza Ashiq, Shafiq Ur Rehman, Sadaf Rafiq, and Muhammad Tariq. “Women Academic Library Leadership in Pakistan: A Qualitative Study on the Journey of Career Progression and Serving the Community.”

Ijeoma J. Ibegbulam and Anthonia N. Ejikeme. “Perception of Work-Life Balance among Married Female Librarians in University Libraries in South-East Nigeria.”

Sara Rachel Benson, Kelli Trei, and Merinda Kaye Hensley. “A Qualitative Study of Undergraduate STEM Majors’ Copyright Knowledge and Educational Experiences.”

Jiebei Luo. “A Statistical Analysis of Patrons’ In-Library Information Consumption Behaviors of Print Materials.”

Devendra Potnis and Kevin Mallary. “Analyzing Service Divide in Academic Libraries for Better Serving Disabled Patrons Using Assistive Technologies.”

Meris Mandernach Longmeier and Jody Condit Fagan. “Library and Information Science Journal Editors’ Views on Query Letters.”

Book Reviews

David Spiegelhalter. The Art of Statistics: Learning from Data. London, UK: Pelican, 2019. 426p. Paper, $16.99 (ISBN 978-1-5416-7570-4). Reviewed by Giovanna Badia.

Jayna Brown. Black Utopias: Speculative Life and the Music of Other Worlds. Chapel Hill, NC: Duke University Press, 2021. 224p. Paper, $25.95 (ISBN 978-1-4780-1167-5). Reviewed by Jennifer Brown.

Faculty-Librarian Collaborations: Integrating the Information Literacy Framework into Disciplinary Courses. Michael Stöpel et al., eds. Chicago, IL: Association of College and Research Libraries, 2020. 238p. Paperback, $65.00 (ISBN 978-0-8389-4852-1). Reviewed by Lorna M. Dawes.

Claire McGuinness. The Academic Teaching Librarian’s Handbook. London, UK: Facet Publishing, 2021. 279p. Paper, $76.33 (ISBN 978-1-78330-462-2). Reviewed by Kathia Ibacache.