Krista Schmidt

Krista Schmidt, Professor, is the STEM Liaison and Maps Librarian at WCU. She has provided research and instruction help to WCU students, faculty, and staff since 2003. Ms. Schmidt’s research interests are varied but have most recently focused on the links between technical and public services in academic libraries. ResearcherID D-2924-2013 | ORCID 0000-0003-0940-4979

There are 10 included publications by Krista Schmidt :

TitleDateViewsBrief Description
Broadening Horizons: Transforming Public Services with Technical Services Knowledge 2017 226 Presentation for Spring 2017 Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) conference. Explore the advantages of educating and cross-training public services staff in technical services practices and duties as academic librarians from differen...
Collectivism vs. Individualism in a Wiki World: Librarians Respond to Jaron Lanier's Essay 2007 821 Jaron Lanier’s essay Digital Maoism: The Hazards of the New Online Collectivism is a self-described rant of the dangers of the hive mentality in suppressing individual human intelligence as demonstrated in online resources such as Wikipedia and MySpa...
Media Literacy and Newspapers of Record 2018 122 Purpose - The purpose of this paper is to describe the challenges associated with identifying newspapers of record for local, regional, and national newspapers, specifically as those challenges pertain to students’ news media literacy. Visual literac...
The New Face of Reference 2013 140 Paper presented at the Computers in Libraries annual conference, Washington, District of Columbia
New Roles for a Changing Environment: Implications of Open Access for Libraries 2005 399 This article examines the likely implications of open access on library operations. The context of the examination takes place assuming that the traditional model of publication and open access coexist. Open access presents numerous challenges and op...
Noves funcions en un entorn de canvis: implicacions de l’accés obert per a les biblioteques 2005 146 RESUMAquest article examina les possibles implicacions de l’accés obert en la gestió de les biblioteques. Aquesta examinació té lloc en un context en què s’assumeix que el model tradicional d’edició i l’accés obert coexisteixen. L’accés obert present...
Now-Gen Resources for Next-Gen Librarians 2011 187 Paper presented at Biennial meeting of the North Carolina Library Association, Hickory, North Carolina
Subject Liaison's Guide to the Backroom: What Every New Liaison Needs to Know About Technical Services Processes 2014 359 Paper presented at the 34th Annual Charleston Conference, Charleston, South Carolina
Talking Through It:Using Student-to-Student Interviews and Brainstorming Activities for Facilitating Critical Inquiry 2017 431 Poster for The Innovative Library Classroom (TILC). Talking Through It:Using Student-to-Student Interviews and Brainstorming Activities for Facilitating Critical Inquiry
Technical Services and Public Services: Collaborative Decision Making 2017 188 Presentation for 2017 ALA midwinter meeting. Association for Library Collections & Technical Services ALCTS special interest group.