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Librarians' professional & research interests


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By topic

Aboriginal studies library collections

  • Michelle Lake:
    Government Publications Librarian
    Political Science, School of Community & Public Affairs and First Peoples Studies Subject Librarian

Academic librarianship

  • Karen Jensen:
    Head, Cataloguing and Collection Maintenance

Accessing databases on academic library websites

Assessment

Authority files (information retrieval)

  • Karen Jensen:
    Head, Cataloguing and Collection Maintenance

Bibliometrics

  • Krista Alexander:
    Applied Human Sciences, Chemistry & Biochemistry and Physics Librarian

Bioinformatics

Business research using social media

  • Rajiv Johal:
    Head, Interlibrary Loans, Finance & Economics Librarian

Cataloguing

  • Karen Jensen:
    Head, Cataloguing and Collection Maintenance

Collection development

  • Meredith Giffin:
    Collections Coordinator
  • Michelle Lake:
    Government Publications Librarian
    Political Science, School of Community & Public Affairs and First Peoples Studies Subject Librarian
  • Geoffrey Little:
    Associate University Librarian, Scholarly Communications, Editor-in-Chief, Concordia University Press, Azrieli Holocaust Collection Librarian

Conceptual models and ontologies

  • Pat Riva:
    Associate University Librarian, Collection Services

Controlled vocabularies

  • Karen Jensen:
    Head, Cataloguing and Collection Maintenance

Copyright (fair dealings, exceptions to copyright, and licensing)

  • Alex Guindon:
    Geospatial and Data Services Librarian, Geography Subject Librarian

Critical research and feminist pedagogy

  • Susie Breier:
    Teaching & Learning Librarian and Women’s Studies, Sociology and Anthropology Subject Librarian

Critical teaching

  • Éthel Gamache:
    Religions and Cultures, Theological Studies, Études françaises, and Philosophy Subject Librarian

Digital libraries

Digitization

Discovery systems

Electronic resources (assessment, development, management, workflows and licensing)

Entrepreneurship

Evaluating library instruction

Evidence-based practice

  • Lorie Kloda:
    Associate University Librarian, Planning & Community Relations

Financial literacy

  • Rajiv Johal:
    Head, Interlibrary Loans, Finance & Economics Librarian

Geospatial data and geographic information systems

  • Alex Guindon:
    GIS and Data Services Librarian, Geography Subject Librarian

Government information, accessibility of

  • Michelle Lake:
    Government Publications Librarian
    Political Science, School of Community & Public Affairs and First Peoples Studies Subject Librarian

Hannah Arendt

  • Éthel Gamache:
    Religions and Cultures, Theological Studies, Études françaises, and Philosophy Subject Librarian

History of libraries

  • Geoffrey Little:
    Associate University Librarian, Scholarly Communications, Editor-in-Chief, Concordia University Press, Azrieli Holocaust Collection Librarian

History of the book

History of the North American west

  • Geoffrey Little:
    Associate University Librarian, Scholarly Communications, Editor-in-Chief, Concordia University Press, Azrieli Holocaust Collection Librarian

Information literacy

Information needs of health professionals

  • Lorie Kloda:
    Associate University Librarian, Planning & Community Relations

Information management

International standard identifiers (ORCID, ISNI, etc.)

Knowledge management

Knowledge organization systems

  • Pat Riva:
    Associate University Librarian, Collection Services

LGBTQ studies, information use in

Library partnerships and shared collections

  • Michelle Lake:
    Government Publications Librarian
    Political Science, School of Community & Public Affairs and First Peoples Studies Subject Librarian

Lifelong learning

  • Pamela Carson:
    Web Services Librarian
  • Éthel Gamache:
    Religions and Cultures, Theological Studies, Études françaises, and Philosophy Subject Librarian

Literature databases

Metadata

Multilingual information systems

  • Pat Riva:
    Associate University Librarian, Collection Services

Net neutrality

  • Danielle Dennie:
    Mathematics & Statistics Subject Librarian
  • Alex Guindon:
    Geospatial and Data Services Librarian
    Geography Subject Librarian

Open access

Patron driven acquisition

Professional development

Research data management

  • Danielle Dennie:
    Mathematics, Computer Science, Software, Electrical & Computer Engineering Librarian
  • Alex Guindon:
    GIS and Data Services Librarian

Research productivity and impact

  • Krista Alexander:
    Applied Human Sciences, Chemistry & Biochemistry and Physics Librarian

Reference rot

Semantic web and library linked data

  • Pat Riva:
    Associate University Librarian, Collection Services

Sound recordings

  • Jared Wiercinski:
    Digital Services & Outreach Librarian, Music & Contemporary Dance Subject Librarian

Standards development and translation

  • Pat Riva:
    Associate University Librarian, Collection Services

Streaming media

  • Jared Wiercinski:
    Digital Services & Outreach Librarian
    Music & Contemporary Dance Librarian

Student awards for library research

  • Susie Breier:
    Women's Studies, Sociology, and Anthropology Librarian

Subject research guides

Systematic reviews, expert searching for systematic reviews

  • Lorie Kloda:
    Associate University Librarian, Planning & Community Relations

Trade journals

Transition of print to electronic resources

  • Meredith Giffin:
    Collections Coordinator
  • Michelle Lake:
    Government Publications Librarian, Political Science and First Peoples Studies Subject Librarian Subject Librarian

User-centered design

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By librarian

Krista Alexander:
Applied Human Sciences, Chemistry & Biochemistry and Physics Librarian
  • Bibliometrics
  • Research productivity and impact
Guylaine Beaudry:
University Librarian
  • Digital libraries
  • History of the book
  • Open access
  • Scholarly communication
Kathleen Botter:
Systems Librarian in Information Systems & Technology
  • Discovery systems
  • Reference rot
Susie Breier:
Women's Studies, Sociology, and Anthropology Librarian
  • Critical research & feminist pedagogy
  • Student awards for library research
Pamela Carson:
Web Services Librarian
  • Professional development
  • Lifelong & informal learning
  • Information literacy
  • Knowledge management
  • User-centred design
Olivier Charbonneau:
Marketing and Management Librarian
Danielle Dennie:
Mathematics, Computer Science, Software, Electrical & Computer Engineering Librarian
  • Net neutrality
  • Research data management
Éthel Gamache:
Religions and Cultures, Theological Studies, and Philosophy Librarian
  • Critical teaching
  • Hannah Arendt
  • Lifelong learning
  • Professional development
Meredith Giffin:
Collections Coordinator
  • Assessment
  • Collection development
  • Transition of print to electronic resources
Vince Graziano:
English and Theatre Librarian
  • Information use in LGBTQ studies
  • Literature databases
Alex Guindon:
Geospatial and Data Services Librarian
  • Research data management
  • Geospatial data and geographic information systems
  • Net neutrality
  • Copyright
Katharine Hall:
Biology and Health, Kinesiology & Applied Physiology Librarian
  • Assessment
Andrea Harland:
Head, Access Services
  • Patron driven acquisition
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Accessing databases on academic library websites
  • Trade journals
Karen Jensen:
Head, Cataloguing and Collection Maintenance
  • Academic librarianship
  • Authority files (information retrieval)
  • Cataloguing
  • Controlled vocabularies
Rajiv Johal:
Finance & Economics Librarian
  • Business research using social media
  • Financial literacy
Lorie Kloda:
Associate University Librarian, Planning & Community Relations
  • Evidence-based practice
  • Library assessment
  • Information needs of health professionals
  • Expert searching for systematic reviews
Michelle Lake:
Government Publications Librarian
Political Science, School of Community and Public Affairs and First Peoples Studies Subject Librarian
  • Aboriginal studies library collections
  • Collection development
  • Accessibility of government information
  • Library partnerships and shared collections
  • Transition of print to electronic resources
Geoffrey Little:
Associate University Librarian, Scholarly Communications, Editor-in-Chief, Concordia University Press, Azrieli Holocaust Collection Librarian
  • Collection development
  • History of libraries
  • History of the North American west
Tomasz Neugebauer:
Digital Projects & Systems Development Librarian
  • Open access
  • Digital libraries
  • User-centered design
  • Bioinformatics
  • Metadata
Pat Riva:
Associate University Librarian, Collection Services
  • Conceptual models and ontologies
  • Semantic web and library linked data
  • Knowledge organization systems
  • Standards development and translation
  • Multilingual information systems
Kumiko Vézina:
Electronic Resources Coordinator
  • Open Access
  • Information management
  • Electronic resource management workflows
  • Licensing
Luigina Vileno:
Head, Vanier Library
  • User-centered design
  • Subject research guides
  • Evaluating library instruction
Jared Wiercinski:
Digital Services & Outreach Librarian
Music & Contemporary Dance Librarian
  • Digital music libraries
  • Sound recordings
  • Streaming media


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Updated: Friday 14 January 2022
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