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Richard Sapon-White

Catalog Librarian

Phone: (541) 737-7319
Fax: (541) 737-8267
Primary Duties:

Head, Cataloging Unit

Subjects: Library Science

Brief CV

Education:
Master of Library Science, 1989, Southern Connecticut State University Master of Public Health, 1979, University of California at Los Angeles Bachelor of Science in Zoology, 1977, University of Toronto
Research and Professional Interests:
cataloging, classification, subject analysis, Library of Congress Subject Headings, Library of Congress Classification, continuing education of cataloging staff, international librarianship

Pubs-presentations

Selected Publications:
Sapon-White, Richard E. "Summary of Fifth Plenary Session." International Workshop on Implementing a Maghreb Digital Library for Education, Science & Culture, Rabat, Morocco, Jan. 25-28, 2007. http://www.fulbrightacademy.org/file_depot/0-10000000/20000-30000/21647/... Sapon-White, Richard E. "Some Thoughts on Authority Control in an International Digital Library." White paper prepared for the International Workshop on Implementing a Maghreb Digital Library for Education, Science & Culture, Rabat, Morocco, Jan. 25-28, 2007. http://www.fulbrightacademy.org/file_depot/0-10000000/20000-30000/21647/... Sapon-White, Richard, Valery King, Anne Christie. "Supporting a Culture of Scholarship for Academic Librarians." portal: Libraries and the Academy 4:3 (July 2004): 407-421. http://muse.jhu.edu/journals/portal_libraries_and_the_academy/v004/4.3sa... Sapon-White, Richard E. "A Polish Jew on the Florida Frontier and in Occupied Tennessee: Excerpts from the Memoirs of Max White." Southern Jewish History 4 (2001): 93-122. Sapon-White, Richard E., and May Chau. "The CAMEL Project at Oregon State University: Collecting and Managing Access to Faculty-Created Web-Based Resources." In Computers in Libraries 2000 Proceedings, Medford, NJ: Information Today, 2000. Sapon-White, Richard. "Cataloging and Indexing." In "Electronic Publishing of Scholarly Journals: A Bibliographic Essay of Current Issues." Issues in Science & Technology Librarianship 22 (Spring 1999). http://www.library.ucsb.edu/istl/99-spring/article4.html. Sapon-White, Richard E., and Mary Hansbrough. "The Impact of Subject Heading Assignment on Circulation of Dissertations at Virginia Tech." LRTS 42:4 (October 1998): 282-291.