Author Archives: Editor

Begin at the beginning: Library collaboration with early college high school freshmen

By Matthew Harrick Brooklyn College MHarrick@brooklyn.cuny.edu [Peer-Reviewed Article] Abstract: Early College High Schools partner with colleges and universities to ease traditionally underrepresented and at-risk high school students into college life, increase students’ college readiness, and provide the opportunity to earn … Continue reading

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Use of Social Networking Site Consumer Training to Teach Information Literacy Threshold Concepts

By Lucinda Rush Education Reference Librarian Old Dominion University lrush@odu.edu [Peer-Reviewed Article] Introduction Social networking sites (SNS) have been integrated seamlessly into our everyday lives, and college students are one of their biggest consumers (Lenhart, et. al. 2010). Just as … Continue reading

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Exploring Creative Information Literacy Practices via Divergent Thinking

by Joseph Hartnett Information Services Librarian Assistant Professor Baruch College, City University of New York joseph.hartnett@baruch.cuny.edu [Peer-Reviewed Article] Abstract Encouraged by the ACRL Framework’s call for librarians to adopt more engaging methods to teach students, as well as for students … Continue reading

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Please support the journal

We have started up a GoFundMe campaign to raise money for our help pay for our annual hosting fees. The journal editors have been paying annual fees for website hosting, which is $179/year. We are raising money to cover a … Continue reading

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Please say hello to a new editor, Derrick Jefferson

We would like to say welcome to a new editor for the journal.  We are very excited to have Derrick Jefferson join the editorial team.  If you would like to learn more about him, this post at American University is … Continue reading

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