Judith Emde

University Libraries
Assistant Dean, Content and Access Services
Primary office:
Watson Library
Room 451
University of Kansas
1425 Jayhawk Boulevard
Lawrence, KS 66045


M.A., Library Science, University of Missouri

B.M.E., Music Education, University of Northern Iowa

Research Interests

  • E-resource management

Selected Publications

Waters, J., Roach, J., Emde, J., McEathron, S., & Russell, K. (2014). A Comparison of E-book and Print Book Discovery, Preferences, and Usage by Science and Engineering Faculty and Graduate Students at the University of Kansas. Issues in Science & Technology Librarianship,(75).

Currie, L., Devlin, F., Emde, J., & Graves, K. (2010). Undergraduate Search Strategies and Evaluation Criteria: Searching for Credible Sources. New Library World, 111.3/4, 113-124. http://hdl.handle.net/1808/700

Emde, J. Z., Morris, S. E., & Claassen-Wilson, M. (2009). Testing an Academic Library Web Site for Usability by Faculty and Graduate Students. Evidence Based Library and Information Practice, 4.4, 24-36. http://ejournals.library.ualberta.ca/index.php/EBLIP/article/view/6380/5863

Emmett, A., & Emde, J. (2007). Assessing Information Literacy Skills using the ACRL Standards as a Guide. Reference Services Review , 35.2, 210-229. http://www.emeraldinsight.com/10.1108/00907320710749146

Selected Presentations

Morris, S., Devlin, F., Emde, J. & Graves, K. (11/05/2010). Reference E-Books: The Other Hidden Collection. Presentation, Brick and Click Libraries: an Academic Library Symposium, Northwest Missouri State University. Maryville, MO. Available Here

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