Libraries Staff Publications
This collection contains publications of staff at the University of Alberta Libraries.
Items in this Collection
- 48Campbell, Sandy
- 26Koufogiannakis, Denise
- 26Lacroix, Denis
- 21Polkinghorne, Sarah
- 21Wakaruk, A.
- 16Luyk, Sean
- 41Book reviews
- 15Evidence-based practice
- 14Academic libraries
- 14Information literacy
- 342University of Alberta Libraries
- 342University of Alberta Libraries/Libraries Staff Publications
- 9Medicine and Dentistry, Faculty of
- 6Canadian Circumpolar Institute
- 6Medicine and Dentistry, Faculty of/Alberta Research Centre for Health Evidence (ARCHE)
- 4Canadian Circumpolar Institute/Circumpolar Digital Image Collection
Storytelling is a way that many Indigenous peoples pass on history, traditions, knowledge, and wisdom from one generation to another (Dumas, 2013). Indigenous authors use storytelling to share contemporary knowledge with young people as well. Nowhere is this more apparent than in how Indigenous...
Wearable technology has been a news-friendly trend in the past decade, particularly given the popularity of, and attendant concerns with, digital fitness trackers. One type of wearable technology, the GoPro camera, has become widely known for enabling first-person views of athletic feats such as...
Selected Children’s Fiction by Canadian Indigenous Authors Related to Truth and Reconciliation ThemesDownload
This list of children's fiction by Canadian Indigenous authors was selected for content related to the Truth and Reconciliation Commissions Calls to Action.
Canada’s Crown Copyright: Outdated and unnecessary
This article originally appeared in the October 2018 issue of Open Shelf magazine. Open Shelf is the official magazine of the Ontario Library Association, published for members and the larger community as a continuing education service to provide information about trends and issues affecting the...
This paper describes the Decolonizing Description Working Group at the University of Alberta Libraries, including its genesis and work, final report and recommendations, and followup work done to date.
Introduction. This study examines how "users" (i.e., research participants) are constructed in the empirical research reported at the ISIC [Information Seeking in Context] conference between 1996 and 2016 (n=194). Method. The study uses content analysis to examine variables relating to...
This article looks at librarianship from a Marxist economic perspective, arguing that crises within the profession are due to material changes in the organization of production and labour relations. These changes are part of a transition from one “regime of accumulation” (industrial, Fordist,...
This is a selected list of children's fiction by Canadian Indigenous authors, selected for content related to residential schools.