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Vanished places: Silver Lake and The Tanglewood.
(Washington State Magazine, 2008)
Silver Lake is the most fondly remembered spot on campus that isn't here anymore. The 1.6-acre man-made lake and The Tanglewood park that surrounded it were covered over in the late 1920s to make room for the Hollingbery ...
Volunteers in Libraries: Program Structure, Evaluation, and Theoretical Analysis
(Reference and User Services Quarterly, 2008)
Volunteers have had a major impact on libraries throughout U.S. history. The rapid changes in the information world of the last decade serve as a catalyst for evaluation of library programs including those for volunteers. ...
Learning More About How They Think: Information Literacy Instruction in a Campus-wide Critical Thinking Project
(Haworth Press, 2008)
Critical thinking and information literacy are strongly connected. At Washington State University, librarians have been involved with first-year experience programs and with a grant-funded critical thinking project that ...
From proposal to program: Seven years of the Northwest Digital Archives
Northwest Digital Archives--a 31-institution consortium of archives in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, and Alaska--was "born" at Online Northwest in 2001. In seven years, the consortium has built a successful program ...
Audio Slide Show. Historical Portraits
(WSU Today, 2008)
In the rare books vault in Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections of Terrell Library there is an extremely rare set of Civil War portrait books purchased by WSU in the early 1940’s. What makes each one of these ...
Licensing: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow
Overview of licensing process and demonstration of the complexity of adding and canceling titles as a result of publisher business models and cancellation clauses.
How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Librarianship: My Experience in ALA’s Emerging Leaders Program
(NMRT Footnotes, 2008-08)
Conserving Early Modern Books
This session will describe grant-funded conservation work underway to treat damaged books printed before 1800 held in the department of Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections (MASC). By utilizing modern conservation ...