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Anna Marie Johnson

Title: Head, Research Assistance and Instruction Dept.
Rank: Professor
Dept./Unit: Research Assistance and Instruction Department
Library: William F. Ekstrom Library - Main Library
Phone: 852-1491
Fax: 852-8736
Email: Send an e-mail
Building: Ekstrom Library
Campus: Belknap
DegreeMajorSchoolGraduate Date
MAComparative LiteratureIndiana University1996
MLSLibrary & Information ScienceIndiana University1995
BACreative Writing & GermanMiami University1993
Job Description:
Serve as a teaching and reference librarian; provide leadership and advocacy for the department
Research Interests:
Supporting the following subject areas: American Sign Language, Asian Studies, Classical Languages, French, Linguistics, Italian, Latin, Chinese Studies, Spanish
Selected Publications & Presentation:
 Linares, Rosalinda Hernandez and Anna Marie Johnson. "Comparing Apples to (Apples) Oranges: An Exploratio of the Use of LibGuides in ARL Libraries." The Southeastern Librarian 64.1 (2016): 2-12.  Johnson, Anna Marie, Sue Finley, and Claudene Sproles. “Dismantling the Reference Collection.” The Reference Librarian 56.3 (2015): 161-173.  Johnson, Anna Marie and Joshua Whitacre. “Seeing Things Differently: Assisting a Student with Blindness in the Research Process.” Kentucky Libraries 78.4 (2014): 14-16.  Sproles, Claudene, Robert Detmering, and Anna Marie Johnson. "Trends in the Literature on Library Instruction and Information Literacy, 2001-2010." Reference Services Review 41.3 (2013):395 – 412.  Johnson, Anna Marie. "Creating a Sustainable Partnership: Information Literacy Instruction for an Honors Program First-Year Orientation.” Communications in Information Literacy 6.2 (2012): 141-150.
 Goldberg, Tyler, Kuehn, Randy and Anna Marie Johnson. "Tiptoeing Forward—Implementing and Integrating WorldCat Local as a Discovery Tool" in Planning and Implementing Resource Discovery Tools in Academic Libraries. (2012): IGI Global, Hershey, PA, 622-633.
 Detmering, Robert and Anna Marie Johnson. "'Research Papers Have Always Seemed Very Daunting:' Information Literacy Narratives and the Student Research Experience" portal: Libraries and the Academy 12.1 (2012):5-22.
 Johnson, Anna Marie, Claudene Sproles, and Rob Detmering. "Library Instruction and Information Literacy, 2010." Reference Services Review 39.4 (2011):551 – 627.
 Detmering, Robert, and Anna Marie Johnson. "Focusing on the Thinking, Not the Tools: Incorporating Critical Thinking into an Information Literacy Module for an Introduction to Business Course." Journal of Business & Finance Librarianship 16.2 (2011): 101-107. [solicited column manuscript]
 Johnson, Anna Marie, Claudene Sproles, and Rob Detmering. "Library Instruction and Information Literacy, 2009." Reference Services Review 38.4 (2010): 676-768.
 Sproles, Claudene, Anna Marie Johnson, and Leslie Farison. “What the Teachers Are Teaching: How MLIS Programs Are Preparing Academic Librarians for Instructional Roles." Journal of Education for Library and Information Science 49.3 (2008):195-209.
 Johnson, Anna Marie and Latisha Reynolds. “Trust but Verify: Using Best Practices to Create an Evaluation-of-Information Exercise." Kentucky Libraries 71.4 (2007): 8-10.
 Yohannes, Tamara and Anna Marie Johnson. “A Writing Course Faculty-Librarian Collaboration.” Academic Exchange Quarterly 8.4 (2004): 120-124.