Paul O. Jenkins

University Librarian

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BA, German Literature, Lawrence University
MA, Library Science, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Phone: (603) 899-4142
Email:

 
Courses Taught
  • GLE 101 The Beatles: Voice of a Generation
Research Interests & Expertise Areas
  • The Beatles
  • Protest Music
  • Folk Music
  • Information Literacy

Honors & Awards

2010: Distinguished Scholar Award, College of Mount St. Joseph

2006: New York Times Academic Librarian Award (Now called “I Love My Librarian.”)


Publications and Presentations

"Sam Gleaves: Coming into His Own."  The Old-Time Herald, 14 (7).  April, 2017.  6-13.  

“The Beatles: Will You Read My Book.”  (bibliographic essay)  Choice, 53 (9). May, 2016.  1267-1277.

“The Price Sisters: Living the Tradition.” Bluegrass Today, October 7, 2015.

“They Sang for You: The McLain Family Band Re-examined.”  Bluegrass Unlimited, 48 (10) April, 2014.  46-48.

“Leadership Ethics: An Emerging Academic Discipline,” Choice 49 (2) October, 2011. 239-249. (Co-authored bibliographic essay)

Richard Dyer-Bennet: The Last Minstrel.  University Press of Mississippi, 2009.

Faculty-Librarian Relationships.  Oxford, UK: Chandos, 2005.

“SWORCS: A Work in Progress,” Against the Grain 16 (3) June 2004. 30-34.

“The Approval Plan: What’s in it for Small OhioLINK Libraries?”  Library Collections, Acquisitions & Technical Services 27 (2003) 179-181.

“Getting Wise on Old-Time Music: The Reel World String Band,” The Old-Time Herald 9 (1) Fall 2003. 34-36.

“They’re Not Just Using Web Sites,” College and Research Libraries News 63 (March, 2002), 164.


Professional Memberships

  • American Library Association (ALA)
  • Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL)

Conferences Attended

  • ACRL, Baltimore, 2017
  • ACRL, Portland, 2015
  • ACRL, Indianapolis, 2013
  • ACRL, Philadelphia, 2011

 

Grants Received

  • Created Equal (National Endowment for the Humanities)

Service

  • Habitat for Humanity