Student & Alumni Research

Books

2020

Kuyper-Rushing, Lois (MLIS, 1993). A Thematic Index of Works by Eugene Bozza. A-R Editions, Music Library Association, 2020.

2018

Mallon, Melissa (MLIS, 2007)The Pivotal Role of Academic Librarians in Digital Learning. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, 2018.

Woolman, Janet (MLIS, 2002). Pensacola Cyber Coast: Live Coastal. Work Cyber. A Cybersecurity Strategic Plan Report. FloridaWest Economic Development Alliance and Pensacola Cybersecurity Community. 2018. https://www.floridawesteda.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Cyber-Plan-Smmary-PDF.pdf.

2017

Arceneaux, Pamela Davis (MLIS, 1977). Guidebooks to Sin: The Blue Books of Storyville, New Orleans. New Orleans: The Historic New Orleans Collection, 2017.

Beck Cogburn, Emily (MLIS, 2002)Ava’s Place. New York: Kensington, 2017.

Faucheux, David (MLIS, 1998). Across Two Novembers: A Year in the Life of a Blind Bibliophile. 2017.

2016

Beck Cogburn, Emily (MLIS, 2002)Louisiana Saves the Library. New York: Kensington, 2016.

Gehring, Lisa (MLIS, 2007)Emily Grace and the What-Ifs: A Story for Children about Nighttime Fears. Washington, D.C.: Magination Press, 2016.

Oneiric, Izzy (MLIS, 2020). Crossing Bryan Ferry and Other Poems. New Orleans: Lavender Ink, 2016.

Publications

2018

Adams, Robert W. “Pop-Up Architecture Libraries.” Art Libraries Society of North America Architecture Section, 2018, http://archsec.arlisna.org/?p=478.

Catania, Amy (CARST, 2018). “Re-conceptualizing Oral Culture Collections and Archival Practices.” Provenance 35, no. 2 (2018): 45-70.

Corder, Amy. “Library Outreach Student Award Recap.” National Network of Libraries of Medicine, 2018, https://news.nnlm.gov/scr/library-outreach-student-award-recap-amy-corder/.

Kearney, Janet (MLIS, 2016). Immigration and Asylum: Striving for Recognition, in Sexual Orientation, Gender Identities, and the Law: A Research Bibliography (2d ed., William H. Hein 2018).

Kearney, Janet (MLIS, 2016). Military Employment: Navigating the Repeal of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell. In Sexual Orientation, Gender Identities, and the Law: A Research Bibliography (2d ed., William H. Hein 2018).

Kearney, Janet (MLIS, 2016). “Distinct Topics in Public Sector Employment.” In Sexual Orientation, Gender Identities, and the Law: A Research Bibliography (2d ed., William H. Hein 2018).

Kearney, Janet (MLIS, 2016). “Review of Christopher T. Marsden, Network Neutrality: From Policy to Law to Regulation.” 110 Law Libr. J. 277 (2018).

Morrissey, Jude (MLIS, 2012) and Kenderes, L. “Building Bridges with No Trolls: The Practical Ethics of Open Access Institutional Repositories and Digital Archives.” In Applying Library Values to Emerging Technology: Decision-Making in the Age of Open Access, Maker Spaces, and the Ever-Changing Library (pp. 285-303). (ACRL Publications in Librarianship, no. 72). Chicago: ACRL, 2018.

Benoit, III, Edward and Munson, Amanda (MLIS, 2017). “Proceed with Caution: Deepening Concerns about Social Tagging within Digital Collections, 2010-2016.” portal: Libraries and the Academy 18, no. 4 (2018): 759-779.

Schexnayder, Benjamin. “The Recovering of Ancient Manuscripts.” LAMA Newsletter, Fall/Winter 2018, 10-12.

2016

Harrington, Sara (MLIS, 2016). “Archivists, Donors, and the Grieving Process.” Issues and Advocacyhttps://issuesandadvocacy.wordpress.com/2016/08/23/archivists-donors-and-the-grieving-process/.

Presentations

2021

Wilson, Kaci (MLIS, 2021) and Hawk, Amanda. "Creating Meaningful Hybrid and Virtual Internship Opportunities for Students." 2021 Society of Southwest Archivists Annual Meeting, 2021.

2020

Chlids, Miriam D. (MLIS, 1993). "The Colorful Peripatetic Wanderings of the Louisiana Supreme Court--and What Its Law Library Can do for You!". 13th Annual LSBA Solo and Small Firm Conference, Baton Rouge, LA, 2020.

Childs, Miriam D. (MLIS 1993). "Loaves and Fishes: Providing Legal Assistance to SRLs When Resources are Limited." 2020 American Association of Law Libraries Annual Meeting & Conference, 2020.

2019

Benoit, E. and Guidy, Roxanne (MLIS & CARST, 2019). "Dispatches from the Front: Findings from the Virtual Footlocker Project Phase 1." 2019 SAA Conference, 2019.

Holmes, Soline (MLIS, 2020) and Schwarzenbach, Alicia (MLIS, 2017). "Extend Your STEM with Mother Goose." Fay B. Kaigler Children's Book Festival, Hattiesburg, MS, 2019.

Holmes, Soline (MLIS, 2020) and Schwarzenbach, Alicia (MLIS, 2017). "Feast on the Graphic Novel: Using Graphic Novels to Teach the Curriculum." Louisiana Library Association, Baton Rouge, LA, 2019.

Holmes, Soline (MLIS, 2020) and Schwarzenbach, Alicia (MLIS, 2017). "Feast on the Graphic Novel: Using Graphic Novels to Teach the Curriculum." Fay B. Kaigler Children's Book Festival, Hattiesburg, MS, 2019.

Johnson, David. "Personal Archiving - A Labor of Love for My Hometown." Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference, Morgantown, WV, 2019.

Williamson, James, Marian J. Barber, Morgan Gieringer, Mike Miller, and Katie Salzmann. "Get With, or at Least On, the Program: Crafting Session Proposals for Archives-Related Sessions at Non-archives Conferences." Society of American Archivists Annual Archives*Records, Austin, TX, 2019. 

2018

Childs, Miriam (MLIS, 1993). “…And Justice for All: Three States and Three Approaches to Access to Justice.” American Association of Law Libraries Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD, 2018.

Helwick, Kacy (MLIS, 2014). “Unconventional Outreach: Going Where the People Are.” Louisiana Libraries Association, Alexandria, LA, 2018.

Holmes, Soline (MLIS, 2020) and Schwarzenbach, Alicia (MLIS, 2017). "Feast on the Graphic Novel: Using Graphic Novels to Teach the Classics." Conference for Young Adult Literature Louisiana, Shreveport, LA, 2018.

Johnson, David. “The History of Olean, New York, and the Creation of the Olean Historical and Preservation Society Digital Archive.” Poster Presentation, Society of American Archivists, Washington, D.C., 2018.

Moreno Ortiz, Marisol. “The Diverse Workforce.” Internet Librarian International (ILI) Conference, London, 2018.

Morrissey, Jude (MLIS, 2012). “Seeing the ‘Student’ in ‘Student Worker’: Utilizing the LMS for Student Worker Training & Management.” Appalachian College Association Professional Development Day, 2018

Mullins, Andrew (MLIS, 2018). “LGBTQ Archives in New Orleans.” Louisiana Archives and Manuscript Association, Ruston, LA, 2018.

Mullins, Andrew (MLIS, 2018). “Supporting Scientific Research in Louisiana Historical Archives.” Louisiana Archives and Manuscript Association, Ruston, LA, 2018.

Ortiz, Marisol Moreno. “The Diverse Workforce.” Internet Librarian International (ILI) Conference, London, 2018.

Riggs, Michele (MLIS, 2004). “The Great Divide: Research Before, During, and After the Information Age.” Louisiana Archives and Manuscript Association, Ruston, LA, 2018.

Sampson, Catherine. “Preservation of Glass Plate Negatives.” Louisiana Archives and Manuscript Association, Ruston, LA, 2018.

Schexnayder, Benjamin. “The Recovering of Illegible Antiquity Manuscripts: Palimpsests and Charred Scrolls.” Louisiana Archives and Manuscript Association, Ruston, LA, 2018.

Tompkins, Zach (MLIS, 2013). “Store digital content for the long term.” Deep South Digital Preservation Workshop, Lafayette, LA, 2018.

Tompkins, Zach (MLIS, 2013). “Missing Tapes and Deleted Tweets: The Presidential Records Act & Democracy.” Presentation for the Presidential Symposium Behind the Ballot: Examining the Influences and Trends Driving Modern Elections at Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, 2018.

Voisin, Erin. “Archives and Outreach: Nurturing Community Engagement through Shared Perspectives.” Louisiana Archives and Manuscript Association, Ruston, LA, 2018.

Ward, Emily (MLIS, 2014). “Archiving the Web@EBRPL: Building a Community History Web Archive.” Louisiana Archives and Manuscript Association, Ruston, LA, 2018.

Woods, Cheylon (MLIS, 2015). “Protecting content from everyday threats and emergency contingencies.” Deep South Digital Preservation Workshop, Lafayette, LA, 2018.

Woolman, Janet (MLIS, 2002). “Building a Sustainable Tech Community in the Panhandle.” ITEN Wired Conference, 2018.

Word, Catherine (MLIS, 2014). “Building Strong Relationships in the School Library.” ALA National Conference, New Orleans, LA, 2018.

Worsham, Natalie (MLIS & CARST, 2019). “To Scan or Not to Scan: Digitization in the Archives.” Louisiana Archives and Manuscript Association, Ruston, LA, 2018.

2017

Benoit, III, Edward, Roberts, A. Mackenzie (MLIS, 2018), and Bourgeois, Leslie (MLIS, 2019). “Louisiana, The State We’re In: Challenges, Collaboration, & Opportunities.” The Association of Moving Image Archivists, New Orleans, LA, 2017.

Voisin, Erin, Jessica Bitter, Sara Buchanan, Carrie Schwier, and Jennifer Walker. “Student Involvement in Archival Programs and SAA Student Chapters.” Society of American Archivists, Portland, OR, 2017.

2016

Ayers, Samuel (MLIS, 2018). “Comparing and Contrasting Cataloging and Organizational Styles of Ephemera in Baton Rouge Area Archives, Museums, and Libraries.” Presented at the Louisiana Archives & Manuscripts Association, Thibodaux, LA, 2016.

DuPont, Paula (MLIS, 2016). “Public Memory and the Fate of Objects from a Racist Past.” Presented at the Louisiana Archives & Manuscripts Association, Thibodaux, LA, 2016.

Harrington, Sara (MLIS, 2016). “Archivists, Donors, and the Grieving Process.” Presented at the Louisiana Archives & Manuscripts Association, Thibodaux, LA, 2016.

Munson, Amanda (MLIS, 2017). “Perceptions of Social Tagging Among Digital Archivists and Digital Librarians.” Louisiana Archives & Manuscripts Association, Thibodaux, LA, 2016.

Awards

2021

Babineaux, Alex (MLIS & CARST). Society of Southwest Archivists' David B. Gracy II Scholarship. 2021.

Kowalski, Amanda (MLIS & CARST). Society of Southwest Archivists' David B. Gracy II Scholarship. 2021.

Simon, Jill (MLIS, 2014). Elementary Teacher of the Year. Pinewood Elementary. 2021.

2020

Lakvold, Pamela Cambre (MLIS, 1991). East Baton Rouge Parish Library's Spaht Scholar Award. 2020.

Whitehair, Kristin (MLIS, 2004). "Return on Investement -- Performance Measurement Award". Health Science Library Network of Kansas City. 2020.

Fontenot, Jessica (MLIS & CSLIB). 2019-2020 Elementary Teacher of the Year award. Opelousas Catholic School. 2020.

2019

Azizi, Joseph. MARAC Graduate Student Scholarship. Spring 2019.

Cammack, Monica (MLIS, 2020). Freedom to Read Foundation's Intellectual Freedom Course Scholarship. 2019.

Helwick, Kacy (MLIS, 2014). ALA Emerging Leader Selection. 2019.

Henson, Jo Ann. George Mason University's Distinguished Library Faculty Award. 2019.

Murdock, Rachel (MLIS, 2016). ALA Emerging Leader Selection. 2019.

Oneiric, Izzy (MLIS 2020). Society of Southwest Archivists' David B. Gracy II Scholarship. 2019.

Topek, Althea (MLIS, 2019). SAA Foundation's Annual Meeting Travel Award. 2019. 

Topek, Althea (MLIS, 2019). Code4Lib Annual Conference Travel Scholarship. 2019.

2018

Azore, Kimba M. (MLIS, 2018). JCLC Student Scholarship. Joint Conference of Librarians of Color
in Albuquerque. 2018.

Bell, Megan (MLIS, 2015). Institute for Research Design in Librarianship (IRDL) Scholar. 2018.

Blanchard, Zack (MLIS, 1998). 2018 College of Liberal Arts Alumnus of the Year. Louisiana Tech Alumni Association. 2018.

Broz, Brittany (MLIS, 2021). ALA Student to Staff. ALA Annual Conference, New Orleans. 2018.

Broz, Brittany (MLIS, 2021). Louisiana Library Association Trustees Section Award. 2018.

Corder, Amy. National Network of Libraries of Medicine Student Outreach Award. 2018.

Nelson, C. Nellie (MLIS, 2020). CHSE Dr. Von Brock Memorial Scholarship. 2018.

2017

Leonard, Timothy (MLIS, 2017). Unsung Hero Love Purple Live Gold Award. LSU Campus Life. 2017.

Coutts, Brian (MLIS, 1983). Isadore Gilbert Mudge Award. Reference and User Services Association (RUSA). 2017.