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Grants and Research Projects


09/09 – 09/10 Awarded $7400 Faculty Research Enhancement Grant (REG): Towards a standard of science bibliographic record quality in school libraries: A mixed method investigation of Texas school libraries.

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10/07 – 08/08 Awarded $4000 Faculty Research Opportunity Grant (ROP): Researching the Collaboration Networks of School Library Media Specialists.

04/05 – 10/05 with Dr. Carol Simpson
Awarded $3000 Student/Faculty Research Grant: Library automation projects in Thailand: An impact study.

01/05 – 11/05 with Dr. Shawne Miksa
Research Assistant: A survey of the extent and utilization of cataloging tools and resources within public library technical services in the North Texas Regional Library System (NTRLS).

01/03 – 09/03 with Dr. W.E. Moen
Research Assistant, Z39.50 Implementation Component of the Library of Texas (ZLOT) Project, a program of the Texas State Library and Archives Commission (TSLAC).