This collection includes published articles, book chapters, bibliographies, and conference papers as well as pre-prints and presentations (co-)authored by University Libraries faculty

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  • Why do we teach? Adult learning theory in professional standards as a basis for curriculum development 

    Gilstrap, Donald L. (American Library Association, 2013-09)
    This article provides an overview of adult learning theory in relation to teaching philosophies among librarians belonging to ACRL, using Hadley’s Educational Orientation Questionnaire. Although not significant as a ...
  • Current essays and reports in retrieval and data mining : an annotated bibliography of shorter monographs 

    Alexander, Gwen; Wilson, Joan Brichacek; Williams, John H. (Scarecrow Press, 2005)
    Data mining is a technique used to discover and present data in useful form to support decision making. This work responds to the need for a multi-disciplinary research resource, offering various perspectives on the social ...
  • Building Collections in IRs from External Data Sources 

    Deng, Sai; Matveyeva, Susan J. (2012-10)
    This presentation will address the experiments of building research publication collections from external data sources such as PubMed, IEEE Xplore and Web of Science in the DSpace based institutional repository (IR). ...
  • Reaching youth through diverse collections 

    Williams, Virginia Kay; Deyoe, Nancy (2012-09-21)
    Do our collections reflect the diverse youth we serve? We present the preliminary results of a nationwide assessment on how collections reflect experiences of youth of different ethnicities, sexual orientations, and ...
  • Rites of deliverance and disenchantment: The marriage celebrations for Charles II and Catherine of Braganza, 1661-62 

    Madway, Lorraine (Manchester University Press, 2012)
    This article examines the political significance of royal and civic pageantry staged in Portugal and England in 1661-62 to celebrate the marriage of Charles II to Catherine of Braganza. Portugal used its celebrations to ...
  • Enhancing workflow through batch import from Excel to DSpace 

    Deng, Sai; Matveyeva, Susan J.; Khan, Baseer (Kansas Library 2010 Conference., 2010-04-08)
    This presentation will address WSU Libraries' implementation of external programming to enhance workflow in its institutional Repository, SOAR (Shocker Open Access Repository). It will discuss several cases including the ...
  • Beyond the OPAC: creating different interfaces for specialized collections in an ILS system 

    Deng, Sai (ALA (American Library Association) Annual Conference 2009., 2009-07-11)
    This presentation will discuss the speaker’s experiment of creating featured websites from specialized data in Voyager ILS in a wider context. These websites can be seamlessly integrated into public programming events and ...
  • Creating public websites from specialized Voyager data 

    Deng, Sai; Deyoe, Nancy; Blackburn, Gemma; Wang, Tse-Min (MPLA/KLA Annual Conference, 2009-04-03)
    We propose to present a model of building public websites from specialized data in Voyager. The website of Faculty Research Publications at Wichita State University will be featured. This presentation will first explore ...
  • Changing needs, changing roles 

    Deyoe, Nancy; Matveyeva, Susan J.; Walker, Mary; Williams, Virginia Kay (2009-04-01)
    When library needs change, how does technical services respond? In the last two years, Wichita State started an Institutional Repository, created an Electronic Resources position, and coped with the retirement of a long-term ...
  • Optimized metadata repurposing in a library using MarcEdit 

    Deng, Sai (ALCTS Catalog Form and Function Interest Group Meeting, ALA Midwinter 2009, 2009-01-24)
    At WSU Libraries, Special Collections and Technical Services had been creating in-house inventories in Excel and MARC records in OCLC separately for their projects, including for a collection of 1800 poems by American poet ...
  • Optimizing the online catalog: experiences at WSU 

    Blackburn, Gemma; Deng, Sai (College and Universities Libraries Section of the Kansas Library Association Annual Meeting, 2008-10-23)
    In February 2008 the OPAC Redesign and Evaluation Team at Wichita State University Libraries was charged to investigate options to improve the online catalog to provide better access for all library users. This presentation ...
  • NASIG Workshop: The SISAC barcode and the periodicals analysis database 

    Deyoe, Nancy; Payne, Kathy; Park, Amey L. (Haworth Press, 1997-05-05)
    This workshop described the development of two serials management databases at Wichita State University (WSU) in Kansas. The databases facilitate periodical labeling, checkin, and use data collection. Usage information is ...
  • Rightly sore subscribers: where libraries are going wrong with RSS 

    Blackburn, Gemma; Walker, Mary (Maryville, MO, Northwest Missouri State University, c2008, 2008-11-07)
    During the past several years a lot of attention has been given to RSS feeds and how this syndicating technology can be used to channel information to library patrons. Libraries can certainly benefit from the power of this ...
  • Simplified dynamic map administration 

    Mallory, Erik; Deng, Sai; Deyoe, Nancy (Ex-Libris Southcentral Users Group (ELSUG) Meeting 2008, 2008-10-10)
    This presentation introduces the dynamic mapping version 2 at Wichita State University (WSU) Libraries. This Java-based new version added a map administration interface and stores shelving map images in an XML database. ...
  • Customized mapping and metadata transfer from DSpace/SOAR to OCLC and Voyager 

    Deng, Sai; Matveyeva, Susan J.; Wang, Tse-Min (Ex-Libris Southcentral Users Group (ELSUG) Meeting 2008, 2008-10-09)
    We present an experiment of customized mapping and metadata transfer from DSpace/SOAR to OCLC to improve ETD work flow at Wichita State University Libraries. SOAR (Shocker Open Access Repository) is a DSpace based digital ...
  • A role for classification: the organization of resources on the Internet 

    Matveyeva, Susan J. (Michigan Library Association, 2002-06-14)
    The author explores a number of theoretical and practical issues concerning classification of remote electronic resources. The necessity to catalog electronic resources has raised questions regarding including and ...
  • Linking location and shelf mapping from OPAC search results: with reference to Wichita State University 

    Li, Hongfei; Deng, Sai (Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2008)
    Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to examine dynamic mapping of holding locations to the animated maps in a library catalog which aims to resolve complex shelving situations, augment the user experience in locating ...
  • Information representation 

    Cui, Hong; Deng, Sai; Tang, Xiaoya (Renmin University Press, Beijing, China, 2007)
    “Research Fronts in Library and Information Science (LIS) in the West” is a volume in the book series titled “Research Fronts in the Humanities and Social Sciences in the West”. Based on the analysis of a significant amount ...
  • Automatic subject heading assignment for online government publications using a semi-supervised machine learning approach 

    Hu, Xiao; Jackson, Larry; Deng, Sai; Zhang, Jing (American Society for Information Science and Technology, 2006)
    As the dramatic expansion of online publications continues, state libraries urgently need effective tools to organize and archive the huge number of government documents published online. Automatic text categorization ...
  • Dynamic map display in web OPAC: an experiment at Wichita State University Libraries 

    Li, Hongfei; Deng, Sai; Deyoe, Nancy (Internet Chinese Librarians Club, 2007)
    Adding more features to the web OPAC or making the Integrated Library Management Systems (ILMS) more compatible to external web services has been a tendency in recent years. Wichita State University (WSU) Libraries' Dynamic ...

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