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Jamie Salem

Librarian, Associate Professor

Subject Librarian for:

  • Biological Sciences
  • Communication Studies
  • Digital Sciences
  • Honors College
  • Journalism and Mass Communication

Other Initiatives:  

  • User Experience

Job Responsibilities:

Serves as subject librarian for the above listed departments, providing library instruction, reference services, and collection development for each area. Provides research consultations. Serves as a member of the University Libraries Instructional Services Team. Responsible for coordinating libraries' emerging user experience activities.

Scholarly, Creative & Professional Activities

Salem, J. & Fehrmann, P. (2013). Bibliographic management software: A focus group study of the preferences and practices of undergraduate students. Public Services Quarterly 9(2), 110-120).

Seeholzer, J. (2013). Making it their own: Creating meaningful opportunities for student employees in academic libraries. College and Undergraduate Libraries 20 (1). 

Seeholzer, J. (2011). Charting a new course: A case study on the impact of outreach events at Kent State University Libraries. Public Services Quarterly 7 (3/4), 125-134. 

Seeholzer, J. & Salem, J. (2011). The learning library: A case study of the evolution from information commons to learning commons at Kent State University Libraries. College and Undergraduate Libraries 17 (2/3), 287-296.

Seeholzer, J. & Salem, J. (2011). Library on the go: A focus group study of the mobile web and the academic library. College and Research Libraries 72 (1), 9-20. 

Burhanna, K., Seeholzer, J. & Salem, J. (2009). No natives here: A focus group study of student perceptions of Web 2.0 and the academic library. Journal of Academic Librarianship 35 (6), 523-532.

Research Areas
  • Information Literacy
  • User Experience
Jamie Salem
OFFICE
University Libraries
University Library, Room 161
CONTACT INFO
Phone: 330-672-1658
jsalem2@kent.edu