Evidence Based Library and Information Practice

Volume 18, Number 3, 2023

Table of contents (10 articles)


Research Articles

  1. African American Undergraduate Students’ Perceived Welcomeness at a Midsized University Library
  2. Practice of Infopreneurship by Librarians in Public University Libraries in South-South Nigeria
  3. Video Game Equipment Loss and Durability in a Circulating Academic Collection

Evidence Summaries

  1. Insufficient Understanding of User Benefits Impedes Open Data Initiatives at Museums / Booth, P., Navarrete, T., & Ogundipe, A. (2022). Museum open data ecosystems: A comparative study. Journal of Documentation 78(4), 761-779. https://doi.org/10.1108/JD-05-2021-0102
  2. Digital Object Identifiers (DOIs) Prove Highly Effective for Long-Term Data Availability in PLOS ONE / Federer, L. M. (2022). Long-term availability of data associated with articles in PLOS ONE. PLOS ONE 17(8), Article e0272845. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0272845
  3. Increasing Access to Digital Archives Is a Complex Problem, and More Collaboration Between Archivists and Users Is Needed to Enact Solutions / Jaillant, L. (2022). How can we make born-digital and digitised archives more accessible? Identifying obstacles and solutions. Archival Science, 22, 417-436. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10502-022-09390-7
  4. Public Librarians Hold Critical and Evolving Role as Community Facilitators of Government Information / Zhu, X., Winberry, J., McBee, K., Cowell, E., & Headrick, J. S. (2022). Serving the community with trustworthy government information and data: What can we learn from the public librarians? Public Library Quarterly, 41(6), 574–595. https://doi.org/10.1080/01616846.2021.1994312
  5. Continuing Education and Data Training Initiatives are Needed to Positively Impact Academic Librarians Providing Data Services / Fuhr, J. (2022). Developing data services skills in academic libraries. College & Research Libraries, 83(3), 474. https://doi.org/10.5860/crl.83.3.474
  6. Public Libraries Can Be Open Science Laboratories for Citizen Science Projects / Cigarini, A., Bonhoure, I., Vicens, J., & Perelló, J. (2021). Public libraries embrace citizen science: Strengths and challenges. Library & Information Science Research, 43(2), 101090. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.lisr.2021.101090


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