Business Librarian

Year Started at JMU: 2016

price2el@jmu.edu

Contact Info

Education
  • M.S. in Library and Information Science, University of Kentucky 
  • B.S. in Journalism, Ohio University
Professional Interests
  • Information skills in the workplace
  • Social media uses in libraries
  • Supporting entrepreneurship 
Personal Interests
  • Classic mystery novels
  • Baseball
  • International travel
Professional Background
  • Copy editor and page designer, Lexington (Ky.) Herald-Leader 
Positions Held
  • Research & Instruction Librarian working with the Arthur J. Bauernfeind College of Business, Murray State University, 2012-2016 
Awards and Recognitions
  • Outstanding Research Award, Murray State University Libraries, 2015
Key Publications

"Eavesdropping on the user experience: Learning how students perceive the library through Yik Yak" with Rebecca Richardson. College & Research Libraries News 78:1 (2017): 16-19.

 “Not another quiz: An approach to engage today’s students in meaningful current events discussion” with Leigh L. Wright and Melony Shemberger. Journalism & Mass Communication Educator 71:2 (2015), p. 231-240. 

Integrating the thematic approach into information literacy” with Rebecca Richardson. Reference Services Review 43:1 (2015): P. 125-136. 

"A mightier pin: Creating a credible research library on Pinterest at Murray State University"  with Rebecca Richardson, Candace Vance, and Jeffrey Henry. Internet Reference Services Quarterly 18:3-4 (2013): 247-264. 

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