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  • Understanding appeals of video games for readers’ advisory and recommendation 

    Lee, Jin Ha; Clarke, Rachel Ivy; Cho, Hyerim; Windleharth, Travis (Reference & User Services Quarterly, 2017)
    Despite their increasing popularity and inclusion in library collections, video games are rarely suggested in library advisory or recommendation services. In this work, we use the concept of appeals from existing literature ...
  • Using impact asthma echo to influence physician self-efficacy and guideline adherence 

    Myers, Danny (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2018)
    The purpose of this study was to examine the influence on provider self-efficacy and guideline adherence as a result of participation in Impact Asthma ECHO. The researcher addressed the following research questions: How ...
  • Debbie Rowe interview 

    Rowe, Deborah Wells; Baker, Betsy; Rowe, Deborah (2010)
    Voice of Literacy host, Dr. Betsy Baker, interviews Dr. Deborah Rowe, associate professor of early childhood education at Peabody College, Vanderbilt University.
  • Scott Schaffer interview 

    Schaffer, Scott; McClelland, Elliott; Schaffer, Scott (2008)
    Understanding how to support people working on teams has become a matter of urgency for many organizations. Globalization has created information, communication, and technological challenges and opportunities that require ...
  • Judy Hale interview 

    Hale, Judy; McClelland, Elliott; Hale, Judith (2008)
    Hosts John Wedman and Elliott McClelland interview Dr. Judy Hale, from Hale Associates, on the topic of her chapter, outsourcing. Outsourcing is a strategy for optimizing resources. This chapter discusses the pros and ...
  • Ingrid Guerra-Lopez interview 

    Guerra-Lopez, Ingrid; McClelland, Elliott; Guerra-Lopez, Ingrid (2008)
    What doesn't get measured, doesn't get effectively managed. In performance improvement, a professional typically conducts measurement in the context of a needs assessment, causal analysis, monitoring, formative evaluation, ...
  • Michelle French interview 

    Michelle, French; Wedman, John; French, Michelle (2008)
    Employees engage in job crafting when they actively create what their job is physically, socially, and psychologically. Job crafting has been shown to be a means for effectively improving emotional well-being in organizations. ...
  • Miki Lane interview 

    Lane, Miki; Wedman, John; Lane, Miki (2009)
    Job aids are dead! Job Aids are dead! Long live performance aids! Now for all of you who have used or still use job aids, please don't burn this chapter. While the title may be provocative, I postulate that the term ...
  • Hillary Leigh interview 

    Leigh, Hillary; McClelland, Elliott; Leigh, Hillary (2008)
    This chapter presents some of the issues and considerations for effective succession planning and management (SPM) interventions. It explores the uncertain nature of succession itself and research and practice-based ...
  • Ryan Watkins and Doug Leigh interview 

    Leigh, Doug; Watkins, Ryan; Wedman, John; Watkins, Ryan; Leigh, Douglas (2009)
  • Katherine A. D. Stahl interview 

    Stahl, Katherine A. Daugherty; Baker, Betsy; Stahl, Katherine A. D. (2009)
    Voice of Literacy host, Dr. Betsy Baker, interviews Dr. Katherine A. D. Stahl, Assistant Professor, The Steinhardt School of Education, New York University.
  • Karen Fisher interview 

    Fisher, Karen; Richardson, Ben; Fisher, Karen (2012)
    Ben Richardson, doctoral student in the School of Information Science and Learning Technologies at the University of Missouri, interviews Dr. Karen Fisher, Professor in the University of Washington Information School and ...
  • Larry Nix interview 

    Nix, Larry T.; Richardson, Ben; Nix, Larry (2012)
    Ben Richardson, doctoral student in the School of Information Science and Learning Technologies (SISLT) at the University of Missouri, and Dr. Jenny Bossaler, Assistant Professor of Library Science in SISLT at the University ...
  • Margaret McKeown interview 

    McKeown, Margaret G.; Baker, Betsy; McKeown, Margaret (2009)
    Voice of Literacy host, Dr. Betsy Baker, interviews Dr. Margaret (Moddy) McKeown, Clinical Professor of Education and Senior Scientist at the Learning Research and Development Center, University of Pittsburgh.
  • Christine Woodcock interview 

    Woodcock, Christine; Baker, Betsy; Woodcock, Christine (2010)
    Voice of Literacy host, Dr. Betsy Baker, interviews Dr. Christine Woodcock, Adjunct Instructor, American International College, Springfield, Massachusetts.
  • P. David Pearson interview 

    Pearson, P. David; Baker, Betsy; Pearson, P. David (2010)
    Voice of Literacy host, Dr. Betsy Baker, interviews Dr. P. David Pearson, Professor of Language and Literacy, Society and Culture at the University of California-Berkeley.
  • Carmen Medina interview 

    Medina, Carmen L.; Baker, Betsy; Medina, Carmen (2010)
    Voice of Literacy host, Dr. Betsy Baker, interviews Dr. Carmen Medina, Assistant Professor, Department of Literacy, Culture and Language Education, School of Education, Indiana University.
  • Andrew Holliman interview 

    Holliman, Andrew John; Kuby, Candace; Holliman, Andrew (2015)
    Voice of Literacy host, Dr. Candace Kuby, interviews Dr. Andrew Holliman, Senior Lecturer in Developmental Psychology at the University of Coventry, UK. He is Director of the Masters Programmes in Psychology and Applied ...
  • Steven Athanases interview 

    Athanases, Steven Z.; Vander Zanden, Sarah; Athanases, Steven (2014)
    Voice of Literacy host, Dr. Sarah Vander Zanden, interviews Dr. Steven Athanases, Professor of Education, University of California-Davis School of Education.
  • Burke Scarbrough and Anna-Ruth Allen interview 

    Scarbrough, Burke; Allen, Annie; Kuby, Candace; Scarbrough, Burke; Allen, Anna-Ruth (Annie) (2015)
    Voice of Literacy host, Dr. Candace Kuby, interviews Dr. Burke Scarbrough, University of Minnesota-Duluth, and Dr. Anna-Ruth Allen, University of Colorado-Boulder.

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