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Gifts to the Library enrich collections, purchase equipment, and improve services for students, faculty, staff, and the Southwest Florida community.

Library Exhibits

Melissa VandeBurgt, Curator

Uncommon Friends: The James D. Newton Collection, Spring 2016

Україна: Ukraine - The Maniichuk-Brady Collection of Socialist Realist Art, Fall 2015

The Koreshans, Spring 2015

Dead Men Do Tell Tales: The William R. Maples Collection, Fall 2014

Ichthyology in Print (1554-2004): The Gerald F. & Marjorie G. Fitzgerald Fish Book Collection, Spring 2014

Faculty & Staff Activities

  • Rachel Cooke and co-author Doris Van Kampen-Breit (St. Leo University) received the Florida Library Association's 2016 Library Research Award for a recent publication.
  • Regina M. Beard, (2016). An investigation of graduate student knowledge and usage of open access journals. Journal of Electronic Resources Librarianship, 28(1).
  • Doris Vankampen-Breit and Rachel Cooke, (2015). Do They Think We’re the Frenemy? Examining Student Anxiety and Service Perception in Today’s Academic Libraries. Library Leadership & Management, 30(1) 12-27. 

  • Rachel Cooke, Kim Reycraft, Rachel Tait Ripperdan and Steve Rokusek. “The Core 4 Assessment Test Bank: One-stop Shopping for Information Literacy Assessment,” panel presentation, Georgia International Conference on Information Literacy, Savannah, GA, September 26, 2015.
  • Doris VanKampen-Breit and Rachel Cooke, “Challenges in the Digital Environment: Assessing Students’ Attitudes about Information Searching,” paper presentation, Georgia International Conference on Information Literacy, Savannah, GA, September 26, 2015.
  • Erin Tripp and Melissa Minds VandeBurgt, “Building Collections,” Islandora Conference, Prince Edward Island, Canada, August 5, 2015.
  • Regina M. Beard, “There Must be a Pony:  What the Training Programs Don’t Tell You Before You Assume that Leadership Position,” 9th National Conference of African American Librarians, St. Louis, MO, August 2015.
  • Leo Agnew, University of Iowa; Regina M. Beard, FGCU; Mike Broadwell, University of Kansas; M. Jean Darbyshire, Kansas State University, Emerita; Keith Russell, University of Kansas, Emeritus. “Professional Development, Organization Effectiveness, and Change in the Modern Library,” Preconference workshop, 9th National Conference of African American Librarians, St. Louis, MO, August 2015.
  • Anjana Bhatt, (2015) E-trials in academic libraries; 101 and beyond. Journal of electronic resources librarianship, 27(2) 121-127.

Dean, Library Services

Kathleen Miller
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Phone: 239-590-7605

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