College & Research Libraries – September 2012

The September 2012 issue of College & Research Libraries is now freely available online. Visit the C&RL website for complete contents from 1997 to the present.

Guest Editorial
Dracine Hodges and Karen Diaz. “Reflections on Two Years of Manuscript Reviewing.” Full Text (PDF).

Andy Revelle, Kevin Messner, Aaron Shrimplin, and Susan Hurst. “Book Lovers, Technophiles, Pragmatists, and Printers: The Social and Demographic Structure of User Attitudes toward e-Books.” AbstractFull Text (PDF).

Marie R. Kennedy and Kristine R. Brancolini. “Academic Librarian Research: A Survey of Attitudes, Involvement, and Perceived Capabilities.” AbstractFull Text (PDF).

John J. Regazzi. “Constrained? An Analysis of U.S. Academic Library Shifts in Spending, Staffing, and Utilization, 1998–2008.” AbstractFull Text (PDF).

Karen S. Fischer, Michael Wright, Kathleen Clatanoff, Hope Barton, and Edward Shreeves. “Give ’Em What They Want: A One-Year Study of Unmediated Patron-Driven Acquisition of e-Books.” AbstractFull Text (PDF).

David W. Lewis. “The Inevitability of Open Access.” AbstractFull Text (PDF).

Book Reviews
Jeffrey Garrett. The British Isles, Vol. 1: England. Guides to Dutch Atlas Maps. Eds. Peter van der Krogt and Elger Heere. Houten, Netherlands: Hes & De Graaf; New Castle, Del.: Oak Knoll Press, 2012. 256p. alk. paper, $115 (ISBN 9781584563006). LC 2011-592008. Full Text (PDF).

Ning Han. Donna L. Gilton. Lifelong Learning in Public Libraries: Principle, Programs, and People. Lanham, Md.: Scarecrow Press, 2012. 245p. alk. paper, $45 (ISBN 9780810883567). LC2011-044181. Full Text (PDF).

Kate B. Moore. Transforming Information Literacy Programs: Intersecting Frontiers of Self, Library Culture, and Campus Community. Eds. Carroll Wetzel Wilkinson and Courtney Bruch. Chicago: Association of College and Research Libraries, 2012. 263p. $62 (ISBN 9780838986035). LC 2011-050153. Full Text (PDF).

Margot Note. Christina Zamon. The Lone Arranger: Succeeding in a Small Repository. Chicago: Society of American Archivists, 2012. 157p. alk. paper, $69.95 (ISBN 1931666415). LC2011-052238. Full Text (PDF).

Ethan Pullman. Environments for Student Growth and Development: Libraries and Student Affairs in Collaboration. Eds. Lisa J. Hinchliffe and Melissa A. Wong. Chicago: Association of College and Research Libraries, 2012. 267p. alk. paper, $60.00 (ISBN 9780838986097). LC 2012-004883. Full Text (PDF).

Richard J. Ring. The Library of Congress and the Center for the Book: Historical Essays in Honor of John Y. Cole. Ed. Mary Niles Maack. Washington: Library of Congress in association with the University of Texas Press, 2011. 223p. $24.95 (ISBN 9780844495255). LC2011-020436. Full Text (PDF).