DegreesB.Sc. (Major: Biology, Minor: Economics); M.L.I.S. (Library & Information Science)
ExpertiseAcademic librarianship, Information systems and technology
Research AreasAcademic librarianship as a gendered profession, Academic status for academic librarians, Working conditions for academic librarians
About Me- Hired by the UofL in 1989 as the Systems Librarian with responsibility for automating the library processes.
- Responsibilities over the years have included staff supervision, access services, assessment, and collection coordination, all in addition to systems.
- Current and primary assignment is as the Librarian (Sciences): Agricultural Studies, Biological Sciences, Chemistry & Biochemistry, Environmental Science, Geography, Mathematics & Computer Science, Neuroscience, Physics & Astronomy, Psychology.
- For a little variety: Endnote (instruction and support) and coordinating the UofL LibQUAL+(TM) survey.
Selected Creative WorksPlease see my contributions in the UofL Institutional Repository.
Current Research and Creative Activity
|Title||Location||Grant Information||Principal Investigator||Co Researchers|
|If you negotiate it, will it be used?||Canada||
University of Lethbridge Research Fund, $4,500, 2006-07.
Canadian Library Association, $1,000, 2005-06.
Canadian Association of College and University Libraries, $600, 2005-06.
|Leona Jacobs, University of Lethbridge|