College & Research Libraries – September 2017

C&RL September 2017

C&RL September 2017The September 2017 issue of College & Research Libraries is now freely available online. Visit the C&RL website for complete contents from 1939 to the present and follow C&RL on Facebook and Twitter for updates and discussion.

Note: The November 2013 issue was the final print issue of College & Research Libraries. The journal began an online-only publication model in January 2014.


Sarah Potvin. “And Who Will Review the Review(er)s?


Shannon M. Oltmann. “Intellectual Freedom in Academic Libraries: Surveying Deans about Its Significance.”

Lucy Campbell. “The Information-Seeking Habits of Architecture Faculty.”

Megan Fitzgibbons, Lorie Kloda, and Andrea Miller-Nesbitt. “Exploring the Value of Academic Librarians’ Participation in Journal Clubs.”

Leo S. Lo, Bethany Herman. “An Investigation of Factors Impacting the Wellness of Academic Library Employees.”

Krista M. Soria, Jan Fransen, Shane Nackerud. “The Impact of Academic Library Resources on Undergraduates’ Degree Completion.”

Carol Tenopir, Elizabeth D. Dalton, Lisa Christian, Misty K. Jones, Mark McCabe, MacKenzie Smith, and Allison Fish. “Imagining a Gold Open Access Future: Attitudes, Behaviors, and Funding Scenarios among Authors of Academic Scholarship.”

Sarah Thorngate, Allison Hoden. “Exploratory Usability Testing of User Interface Options in LibGuides 2.”

Book Reviews

Christopher K. Anderson. Forging the Future of Special Collections. Arnold Hirshon, Robert H. Jackson, and Melissa A. Hubbard, eds. Chicago: Neal-Schuman, 2016. 202p. Paper, $85.00 (ISBN 978-08389-1386-4).

John M. Budd. Academic Librarianship Today. Todd Gilman, ed. Lanham, Md.: Rowman & Littlefield, 2017. 248p. Paper, $55.00 (ISBN 978-1-4422-7875-2).

Scott Curtis. Mark Aaron Polger and Scott Sheidlower. Engaging Diverse Learners: Teaching Strategies for Academic Librarians. Santa Barbara, Calif.: Libraries Unlimited, 2017. 164p. Paper, $60.00 (ISBN 978-1-4408-3850-7).

Alexandra Hauser. Cinthya M. Ippoliti and Rachel W. Gammons. User-Centered Design for First Year Library Instruction Programs. Santa Barbara, Calif.: Libraries Unlimited, 2017. 192p. Paper, $60.00 (ISBN 9781440838521).

Jordan S. Sly. Timothy Snyder. On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century. New York: Tim Duggan Books, 2017. 126p. Paper, $7.99 (ISBN 978-0-8041-9011-4).