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On sabbatical Fall 2014, returning January 2015.

Jane Nichols

Associate Professor, Emerging Technologies and Instruction Librarian

Phone: (541) 737-7269
Mailling Address: 121 The Valley Library , Oregon State University , Corvallis, OR 97331-4501
Primary Duties:

Work with emerging technologies such as Digital Humanities initiatives. Provide instruction & reference for the Humanities, Digital Humanities and the Social Sciences. Teach English 200. 

 

Brief CV

Education:

M.L.I.S. (2002) Dominican Unviersity
B.A. History (1989) University of Wisconsin

Research and Professional Interests:

Digital Humanities and supporting faculty and student DH projects 
Use of eBooks and eReaders; eReading 
Faculty use of libraries and collections

Works In Progress:

Surveying faculty and graduate student needs for support for Digital Humanities initiatives.
Implementing OSU Libraries and Press Nexus Tablets
Investigating the use of a pop-up survey for collection assessment.

 

Pubs-presentations

2013
2012
2011
Nichols, J. (2011). {Peru}sing Google {eBookstore}. Collection Management, 36, 131–136. doi:10.1080/01462679.2011.555736
2009
2008
2007
2006

Committees

Professional Associations and Committees:

ALA | ACRL | Digital Humanities Interest Group, member
ALA | ACRL | WGSS Research Committee, member
ALA | ACRL | WGSS Collection Development Committee, member
Oregon State Library Statewide Database Library Advisory Committee, chair

University Service:

OSU Faculty Senate Committee on Committees