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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

  • Kunberger, T., & Geiger, C., & Reycraft, K. A. (2016, June). Structured Introduction to Information Literacy Using a Scaffold Project in an Introductory Engineering Course. Paper presented at 2016 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • Rebecca Donlan and Stacy Sieck. (2016). Stop, Collaborate & Listen: How the Librarian/Publisher Relationship Can Facilitate the Development of the Information Literacy Curriculum. Collaborative Librarianship (8)1, 16-21.
  • Steve Rokusek and Jenna Enomoto, (2016). Leisure Suits Us: Recreational Reading in Academic Libraries. Florida Libraries, 59(1), 16-18.
  • Melissa VandeBurgt, Guy Cicinelli, Parker Fruehan. “You Got Islandora in my Omeka; You Got Omeka on my Islandora: Integrating Omeka and Islandora at FGCU.” Islandora Camp, Fort Myers, FL, May 6, 2016.
  • Melissa Minds VandeBurgt and Kaleena Rivera, (2016). Effective Communication to Aid Collaboration for Digital Collections: A Case Study at Florida Gulf Coast University Library. New Review of Academic Librarianship, 1-11.
  • Guy Cicinelli, Melissa Minds VandeBurgt, and Parker Fruehan, “Virtual Exhibits: Connecting Content to a Gallery Experience – Why Not?” Florida Library Association Annual Conference, Daytona Beach, FL, March 2, 2016.
  • Aisha Johnson, Melissa Minds VandeBurgt, and Victoria Thur, “The Need to Preserve: Challenges and Opportunities in Collecting the History of a Young University” Florida Library Association Annual Conference, Daytona Beach, FL, March 2, 2016.
  • 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.

Dean, Library Services

Kathleen Miller
Contact:
Office: 233 Library West

Phone: 239-590-7605

Library Visits FY 2015 - 2016

  Total visits per day Average visits per day
Monday 177,108 3,406
Tuesday  200,949 3,864
Wednesday 182,323 3,440
Thursday  194,841  3,676
Friday 116,894   2,248
Saturday  25,655 493
Sunday 42,904  825
Total  940,673