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Welcome to the Distributed eLibrary Staff Publication list. This page aims to share some of the work that has been recently published (books, book chapters, scholarly articles, conference proceedings, systematic reviews, podcasts...) or presented at international and local conferences (workshops, live presentations, poster sessions...) by our DeLib staff.

 

DeLib Staff Published Books & Book Chapters

Bendriss, R., Saliba, R., Lloyd, M. H., Ladwa, N., & Kelder, J. A. (2017). Collaboration as a vehicle to curriculum innovation. In A. Hørsted, P. Bartholomew, J. Branch, & C. Nygaard (Eds.), New innovations in teaching and learning in higher education (pp. 379-386). UK: Libri Publishing.

Bendriss, R., & Saliba, R. (2017). The flipped classroom: Strategies for building students’ information fluency in the ESL curriculum. In A. Hørsted, P. Bartholomew, J. Branch, & C. Nygaard (Eds.), New innovations in teaching and learning in higher education (pp. 413-428). UK: Libri Publishing.

Lloyd, M. H., McGuire, W., Saliba, R., Bendriss, R., Meier, F., Evans, R., & Nygaard, C. (2019). An introduction to e-learning in higher education: 1.0, 2.0, and 3.0. In R. Evans & C. Nygaard (Eds.), E-Learning 1.0, 2.0, and 3.0 in Higher Education. UK: Libri Publishing.

Saliba, R., & Bendriss, R. (2019). Experiential learning in premedical education: Enhancing students' experience through e-learning. In R. Evans & C. Nygaard (Eds.), E-learning 1.0, 2.0, and 3.0 in higher education. UK: Libri Publishing.

Trenouth, L., Polyakov, S., Gupta, A., & Zougris, K. (2016). A meta-analysis on the constitution and configuration of alternative food networks. In C. R. Anderson, J. Brady, & C. Z. Levkoe (Eds.), Conversations in food studies, pp. 240-260. Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada: University of Manitoba Press.

DeLib Staff Published Articles

Bayoumy, K., MacDonald, R., Dargham, S. R., & Arayssi, T. (2016). Bibliometric analysis of rheumatology research in the Arab countries. BMC Res Notes, 93(393), [6 p.]. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1186/s13104-016-2197-x

Bendriss, R., Saliba, R., & Birch, S. (2015). Faculty and librarians' partnership: Designing a new framework to develop information fluent future doctors. The Journal of Academic Librarianship, 41(6), 821-838. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.acalib.2015.09.003

Eklund, A. P., Miksa, S. D., Moen, W. E., Snyder, G., & Polyakov, S. (2009). Comparison of MARC content designation utilization in OCLC WorldCat records with national, core, and minimal level record standards. Journal of Library Metadata, 9(1-2), 36–64. doi:10.1080/19386380903095073

Longley, M., MacDonald, R., & Poulter, R. T. M. (1997). Characterization of pBP614, a putative Rolling-Circle plasmid from B. popilliae. Plasmid, 37(1), 15-21.

MacDonald, R. (2002). What are the factors that will shape peer review in e-journals? Lib Hi Tech News, 19(6), 14-16. doi:10.1108/lhtn.2002.23919faf.001

MacDonald, R., & Kalmakoff, J. (1995). Comparison of pulsed-field gel DNA fingerprints of field isolates of the entomopathogen Bacillus popilliae. Appl Environ Microbiol, 61(6), 2446-2449.

Polyakov, M., Polyakov, S., & Iftekhar, M. S. (2017). Does academic collaboration equally benefit impact of research across topics? The case of agricultural, resource, environmental, and ecological economics. Scientometrics, 113(3), 1385-1405. doi:10.1007/s11192-017-2523-7.

Saliba, R., Mussleman, P., Fernandes, M., & Bendriss, R. (2017). Promoting Information Literacy of Pre-Medical Students through Project-Based Learning: A Pilot Study. International Journal of Education & Literacy Studies, 5(4), 1-15. http://dx.doi.org/10.7575/aiac.ijels.v.5n.4p.1

Sayed, E. N., Laws, S., & Uthman, B. (2017) Using Time-Driven Activity-Based Costing to Implement Change. Medical Reference Services Quarterly, 36(3), 253–65.

Verjee, M. A., Haddad, P., Laws, S., & Abu-Raddad, L. J. (2014). Organ donation and transplantation: A gender perspective and awareness survey in Qatar. Journal of Local and Global Health Science, 1(6).

DeLib Staff Conference Proceedings

Barnes, S., Li, F., Polyakov, S., Xu, H., & Moen, W. E. (2008). "A repository for learning objects: Supporting the reuse and repurposing of redesigned courses and their content." In Proceedings of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 45(1), 1–13. doi:10.1002/meet.2008.1450450282

Bendriss, R., & Saliba, R. (2016, May). "Embedding information literacy strategies in an ESL curriculum through technology." In S. Sivapalan, & S. Cheah (Eds.), 21st Century learning in English language education: Embracing technology and progressive pedagogy. Proceedings of the 25th MELTA International Conference, Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia.

Laws, S., MacDonald, R., & Mahfoud, Z. (2015, March 25-28). "The whole mix: Instructional design, students, and assessment in blended learning." In D. M. Mueller (Ed.), Proceedings of the ACRL 2015 Conference: Creating sustainable community, Portland, OR (pp. 813-822). Chicago, IL: Association of College and Research Libraries. Retrieved from http://www.ala.org/acrl/sites/ala.org.acrl/files/content/conferences/confsandpreconfs/2015/Laws_MacDonald_Mahfoud.pdf

Li, F., Polyakov, S., Barnes, S., Moen, W. E., & Xu, H. (2008). "An issue of granularity: Decomposing redesigned courses on different levels of details." In Proceedings of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 45(1), 1–3. doi:10.1002/meet.2008.14504503127

Miksa, S. D., Moen, W. E., Snyder, G., Polyakov, S., & Eklund, A. P. (2006). "Metadata assistance of the functional requirements for bibliographic records’ four user tasks: A report on the MARC Content Designation Utilization (MCDU) Project." In G. Budin, C. Swertz, & K. Mitgutsch (Eds.), Knowledge organization for a global learning society: Proceedings of the Ninth International ISKO Conference, Vienna, Austria (pp. 41–49). Würzburg, Germany: Ergon-Verlag.

Moen, W. E., Miksa, S. D., Eklund, A. P., Polyakov, S., & Snyder, G. (2006b). "Learning from artifacts: Metadata utilization analysis." In Proceedings of the 6th ACM/IEEE-CS Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL) (pp. 270–271). New York, NY: ACM Press. doi:10.1145/1141753.1141813

Polyakov, S. (2013). "Open access and digital repositories in research and education." In Proceedings of the International Conference Global and Regional Problems of Information in Society and Natural Resource Management (pp. 183–185). Kyiv, Ukraine: National University of Life and Environmental Sciences of Ukraine.

Polyakov, S. (2015). "Enhancing user search experience in digital libraries with rotated latent semantic indexing." In Proceedings of the Association for Information Science and Technology, 52(1), 1–4. doi: 10.1002/pra2.2015.1450520100145

Polyakov, S., & Soroka, P. (2016). "A method of topic extraction in information retrieval." In Proceedings of the IV International Conference: Global and Regional Problems of Information in Society and Natural Resource Management (pp. 149–151). Kyiv, Ukraine: National University of Life and Environmental Sciences of Ukraine.

Saliba, R. (2018). "Establishing a comprehensive matrix to develop information fluency skills of medical students for career and lifelong learning". In 12th International Technology, Education and Development Conference (pp. 2547-2550). Valencia, Spain: IATED. doi: 10.21125/inted.2018

Saliba, R. (2018). "Designing an e-learning course to integrate information fluency skills in premedical and medical curricula". In The 11th International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation (pp. 5023-5027). Sevilla, Spain: IATED. doi: 10.21125/iceri.2018.2138

Zeng, M. L., Zhang, Y., Li, H., & Polyakov, S. (2015). "Exploring smart data approaches to the history of innovation and invention at Liquid Crystal Institute at Kent State University." In R. B. Allen, J. Hunter, & M. L. Zeng  (Eds.), Digital Libraries Providing Quality Information: Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries (ICADL 2015), Seoul, Korea (pp. 346–347). Switzerland: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-27974-9

DeLib Staff Conference Presentations & Poster Sessions

Saliba, R., MacDonald, R., Laws, S., Peay, G., Gray, J., & Uthman, B. (2019, April). Create your first online lesson: A workshop to overcome healthcare educators' e-learning phobia. Poster session presented at the Inaugural Medical Education Research Forum, Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar, Doha, Qatar.

Akinade, W. (2016, April). "Emerging technology trends and tools in academic libraries." Emerging Technologies Symposium and Workshop, Doha, Qatar. Presentation.

Bendriss, R., Saliba, R., & Birch, S. (2016, May). "Integrating information literacy skills into an ESL curriculum using the flipped classroom." 25th Melta International Conference, Perak, Malaysia. Presentation.

Bendriss, R., Saliba, R., Mussleman, P., & Fernandes, M. (2017, March). "Integrating IL through PBL for an EAP course." The 23rd TESOL Arabia International Conference and Exhibition, Dubai, UAE. Workshop.

Birch, S., Magid, A., MacDonald, S. R., & Mussleman, P. (2012, January). "The value of evidence. Bridging the gap between healthcare professionals and knowledge: The unspoken medical librarian role." Symposium and Workshops, Muscat, Oman. (*NOTE 4 hour workshop accredited by the Medical Library Association). Presentation.

Capdarest-Arest, N. A., Gray, J. M., & Heilemann, H. (2017, March). "New approaches to continuing professional development in libraries." American College and Research Libraries Conference, Baltimore, MD, USA. Poster.

Capdarest-Arest, N., Gray, J. M., & Lee, H. C. (2017, June). "Incorporating game-based learning into medical student evidence-based practice education." ICML + EAHIL 2017, Dublin Castle, Dublin, Ireland. Presentation.

Capdarest-Arest, N., Lee, H. C., & Gray, J. M. (2017, June). "Growing EBP curricula to include expanded aspects of information seeking." Evidence Live 2017, Oxford University, Oxford, UK. Poster.

Capdarest-Arest, N., Lee, H. C., & Gray, J. M. (2017, June). "Assessing information seeking skills of medical students to improve evidence-based practice curriculum." Evidence Live 2017, Oxford University, Oxford, UK. Presentation.

Gray, J. M., & Capdarest-Arest, N. (2017, February). "Rethinking our approach: Bringing creativity to EBM through gaming." ALIA Information Online 2017 Conference, Sydney, Australia. Presentation.

Gray, J. M., & Jankowski, T. A. (2016, January). "Do You Ted? Leveraging the Internet for Lifelong Learning." NCNMLG Joint Meeting in Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, USA. Poster.

Gray, J. M., Jankowski, T. A., & Osby, P. V. (2016, May). "Building community: Engaging the 21st century library staff member." Medical Library Association Annual Conference, Toronto, Canada. Presentation.

Gray, J. M., Lee, H., & Capdarest-Arest, N. A. (2017, April). "Closing the gap between evidence based practice and shared decision-making: A test of change." Stanford MedicineX Ed Conference, Stanford, CA, USA. Poster.

Huang, J., Polyakov, S., Foster, M., & Moen, W. E. (2009, May). "Customizing DSpace Manakin for educational video collections to enhance user experience." The 4th International Conference on Open Repositories (OR 2009), Atlanta, GA. Retrieved from https://smartech.gatech.edu/handle/1853/28450. Poster.

Jankowski, T. A., Gray, J. M., & Campbell, L. (2016, May). "Bringing the writing center to the library: Report of a pilot project." Medical Library Association Annual Conference, Toronto, Canada. Presentation.

Laws, S. (2013, February). "Mobile resources for medical professional." Health Information Under Microscope: Challenges & Solutions, Muscat, Oman. Workshop.

Laws, S. (2012, September). "Mobile devices for medical students." M-Libraries: From margin to mainstream: mobile technologies transforming lives and libraries, Milton Keynes, UK. Presentation.

Laws, S. (2016, May). "The story writes itself: Using narrative learning to enhance medical informatics sessions." WILU, Vancouver, Canada. Poster.

Laws, S. (2015, March). "The whole mix: Instructional design, students, and assessment in blended learning." Association of College and Research Libraries Annual Conference, Portland, OR, USA. Presentation.

Laws, S. (2013, September)."There’s a librarian for that: Integrating information literacy into medical education via mobile devices." Medicine 2.0, London, UK. Presentation.

Laws, S., MacDonald, R., & Fernyhough, L. (2017, April). "Assessing first-year medical student’s information-seeking behaviors: implications for instruction." Librarians’ Information Literacy Annual Conference (LILAC) in Swansea, Wales, UK. Presentation.

MacDonald, R., Birch, S., Saliba, R., & Weber, A. (2014, October). "Health information in the fast lane." Health Information Overload: Challenges & Solutions-The 4th Medical Information Symposium, Muscat, Oman. Workshop.

MacDonald, R., Laws, S., & Mahfoud, Z. (2014, January-February). "A pilot study of standardized patients in EBM instruction for first-year medical students." The 40th STFM conference on medical student education, Nashville, TN, USA. Presentation.

Mahfoud, Z., Arayssi, T., Laws, S., MacDonald, R., Major, S., Sawan, L., & Sole, K. (2015, January). "Enhancing EBM experience using e-learning modules, video encounters and live simulated patients." Innovations in Global Medical & Health Education Forum, Doha, Qatar. Presentation.

Peay, G., & Laws, S. (2019, April). "Discover e-learning theories." Create Your First Online Lesson, Doha, Qatar.

Phillips, M. E., Plumer, D. C., & Polyakov, S. (2006, October). "One size does not fit all: Multi-component federated search." Library & Information Technology Association National Forum (LITA 2006), Nashville, TN. Presentation.

Polyakov, M., & Polyakov, S. (2014, May). "Academic collaboration in environmental and resource economics: Does it increase research impact?" The joint seminar of the School of Agricultural and Resource Economics of the University of Western Australia and Western Australian branch of the Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society, Crawley, Australia. Presentation.

Polyakov, S. (2006, January). "Preparing, creating, and managing a large dataset of MARC 21 records for research and analysis." Association for Library and Information Science Education Annual Conference (ALISE 2006), San Antonio, TX. Retrieved from http://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc77153. Poster.

Polyakov, S. (2011, January). "Evaluation of interactive information retrieval system based on latent semantic labeling." Association for Library and Information Science Education Annual Conference (ALISE 2011), San Diego, CA, USA. Poster.

Polyakov, S. (2012, May). "Enhancing a digital repository with objects’ embedded metadata." Texas Conference on Digital Libraries (TCDL 2012), Austin, TX, USA. Poster.

Polyakov, S., & Moen, W. E. (2009, May). "Submission tool for the DSpace-based learning object repository." The 4th International Conference on Open Repositories (OR 2009), Atlanta, GA, USA. Retrieved from https://smartech.gatech.edu/handle/1853/28429. Poster.

Polyakov, S., & Moen, W. E. (2012, August). "Using Islandora to manage heterogeneous research documents." Islandora Camp 2012, Charlottetown, Canada. Presentation.

Polyakov, S., & Moen, W. E. (2013, July). "Expanding metadata reuse with an Islandora metadata extraction utility." Fedora User Group of the 8th International Conference on Open Repositories (OR 2013), Charlottetown, Canada. Presentation.

Polyakov, S., & Xu, H. (2008, January). "Adding a user developed vocabulary in DSpace." Association for Library and Information Science Education Annual Conference (ALISE 2008), Philadelphia, PA, USA. Retrieved from http://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc39321. Poster.

Polyakov, S., & Zavalina, O. L. (2014, October). "Approaches to teaching metadata course at the University of North Texas." International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications (DC 2014), Austin, TX, USA. Retrieved from http://dcevents.dublincore.org/IntConf/dc-2014/paper/view/309/287. Poster.

Saliba, R. (2016, November). "Trends in academic librarianship: Perspectives from the Gulf." SIBF/ALA conference in Sharjah, UAE. Panel discussion.

Saliba, R. (2018, March). "Establishing a comprehensive matrix to develop information fluency skills of medical students for career and lifelong learning". 12th International Technology, Education and Development Conference, Valencia, Spain. Presentation.

Saliba, R. (2018, November). "Designing an e-learning course to integrate information fluency skills in premedical and medical curricula". The 11th International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation, Sevilla, Spain. Presentation.

Saliba, R., & MacDonald, R. (2019, April). "Develop learning objectives and outcomes." Create Your First Online Lesson, Doha, Qatar.

Sayed, E., Birch, S., Magid, A., MacDonald, S. R., Mussleman, P., Laws, S., & Bowron, C. R. (2012, July). "The road to EBM literacy: The dividends of investing in professional development." EAHIL 2012, 25th anniversary conference, Brussels, Belgium. Poster.

Xu, H., & Polyakov, S. (2011, January). "Test of the efficiency of multi-file submission tool." Association for Library and Information Science Education Annual Conference (ALISE 2011), San Diego, CA, USA. Poster.

DeLib Staff Podcast Interviews

Ahn, D., & MacDonald, R. (2016, November). Medical education and medical school accreditation in South Korea. IGHPE Podcasts. Podcast retrieved from http://www.innohealthed.com/podcast/medical-education-and-medical-school-accreditation-in-south-korea-prof-ducksun-ahn/

Balazarini, F., & MacDonald, R. (2016, July). The future of medical professions: A new doctor's perspective. IGHPE Podcasts. Podcast retrieved from https://soundcloud.com/user-700034359/the-future-of-medical-professions-a-new-doctors-perspective-federica-balazini

Bennett, D., & MacDonald, R. (2016, August). Medical professionalism, social media, and the future of medical education. IGHPE Podcasts. Podcast retrieved from https://soundcloud.com/user-700034359/deirdre-bennett

Burdick, K., & MacDonald, R. (2017, April). GRS Academy in China. IGHPE Podcasts. Podcast retrieved from http://www.innohealthed.com/podcast/grs-academy-in-china/

Critchley, K., & MacDonald, R. (2016, April). Health without borders: Innovations in health education. IGHPE Podcasts. Podcast retrieved from https://soundcloud.com/user-700034359/health-without-boarders-innovations-in-health-education-kim-critchley

Desai, R., & MacDonald, R. (2017, May). Osmosis: The strengths and challenges of online MedEd. IGHPE Podcasts. Podcast retrieved from http://www.innohealthed.com/podcast/osmosis-the-strengths-and-challenges-of-online-meded/

Gaglani, S., & MacDonald, R. (2017, April). Osmosis. IGHPE Podcasts. Podcast retrieved from http://www.innohealthed.com/podcast/osmosis/

Landolfi, R., & MacDonald, R. (2016, May). Medical education in Italy. IGHPE Podcasts. Podcast retrieved from https://soundcloud.com/user-700034359/medical-education-in-italy-raffaele-landolfi

Lau, C. S., & MacDonald, R. (2017, April). Medical education in Hong Kong. IGHPE Podcasts. Podcast retrieved from http://www.innohealthed.com/podcast/medical-education-in-hong-kong/

Samaan, J., & MacDonald, R. (2016, July). Institutional relationship-building in the era of global student mobility. IGHPE Podcasts. Podcast retrieved from https://soundcloud.com/user-700034359/jenny-samaan

Sheikh, A., & MacDonald, R. (2016, May). eHealth and patient care. IGHPE Podcasts. Podcast retrieved from https://soundcloud.com/user-700034359/ehealth-and-patient-care-aziz-sheikh

Shopayeva, G., & MacDonald, R. (2016, June). The impact of IT developments in medical education in Kazakhstan. IGHPE Podcasts. Podcast retrieved from https://soundcloud.com/user-700034359/the-impact-of-it-developments

Tabagari, S., & MacDonald, R. (2016, June). Georgian medical education system. IGHPE Podcasts. Podcast retrieved from https://soundcloud.com/user-700034359/georgian-medical-education-system-sergo-tabagari

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