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Cristina Caminita
Agriculture and Instruction Librarian
ccamin1@lsu.edu
578-9433



Areas of Responsibility

As the Agriculture Librarian, I am the liaison to and am responsible for development of the library's collection for the College of Agriculture and the LSU AgCenter.

As an Instruction Librarian, I teach LIS 1001: Library Research Methods and Materials, a one-hour course.

Education

Louisiana State University, M.L.I.S, 2006
Louisiana State University, M.A., English Literature, 2002
Louisiana State University, B.A., Latin, 2000
Louisiana State University, B.A., English, 1998

Areas of Research

Information Literacy
Communication across the Curriculum
Gray Literature
Digital Libraries
Historical Agricultural Literature

Professional Affiliations

American Library Association
Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL)
ACRL-LA
Louisiana Library Association
United States Agricultural Information Network (USAIN)

Publications

Caminita, C. M. (2013). E-books and patron-driven acquisitions in academic libraries. In K. Bridges (Ed.), Customer-based collection development: an overview (pp. 1-12). Chicago: ALA Editions.

Zapata, H. O., & Caminita, C. M. (2012). The diffusion of Hausman’s econometric Ideas. Advances in Econometrics, 29, 1–29.

Awards

American Library Association (ALA) Emerging Leaders Class of 2013
National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) Teaching Excellence Award. 2009 - 2010.


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