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Uta Hussong-Christian

Associate Professor & Libarian for College of Public Health & Human Sciences

Phone: (541) 737-7278

Brief CV

Education:

M.L.I.Sc., University of Hawai'i-Mānoa

B.S. Biology, University of Michigan

Research and Professional Interests:

I research and design services that enable library users and library staff to work more productively and efficiently. I also seek to understand the impact of library spaces and services on student learning.

Pubs-presentations

Selected Publications:

Hussong-Christian, U. (Forthcoming 2019). "Greening" the library event and cleanup. In R. Pun & G. L. Shaffer (Eds.), The Sustainable Library's Cookbook. Chicago, IL: Association of College and Research Libraries.

 

Hussong-Christian, U. (2016). If you build it, will they sort it? Compost collection in the academic library learning commons. Library Management, 37(6/7), 340-351. https://doi.org/10.1108/LM-04-2016-0026

 

Nichols, J., Hussong-Christian, U., & Ordway, R. (2014). Customizing android tablets for a shared environment. Code4lib Journal(24). | Open access: https://journal.code4lib.org/articles/9482

 

Hussong-Christian, U., Nichols, J., Bridges, L. M., & Lajoie, E. W. (2013). Academic library staff and e-readers: Understanding adoption, rejection, and service development. Journal of Library Innovation, 4(2), 1-22. | Open access: http://hdl.handle.net/1957/44180

 

Hussong-Christian, U. (2012). Adapting and using instruction proficiencies to encourage reflection, goal setting and professional development. Communications in Information Literacy, 6(2), 160-172. | Open access: http://www.comminfolit.org/index.php?journal=cil&page=article&op=view&path%5B%5D=v6i2p160&path%5B%5D=153

 

Rempel, H. G., Hussong-Christian, U., & Mellinger, M. (2011). Graduate student space and service needs:  A recommendation for a cross-campus solution. Journal of Academic Librarianship, 37(5), 480-487. doi:10.1016/j.acalib.2011.07.004 | Open access: http://hdl.handle.net/1957/22735

 

Hussong-Christian, U., & Goergen-Doll, K. (2010). We're listening: Using patron feedback to assess and enhance purchase on demand. Journal of Interlibrary Loan, Document Delivery & Electronic Reserves, 20(5), 319-335. doi:10.1080/1072303X.2010.517420 | Open access: http://hdl.handle.net/1957/19188

 

Hussong-Christian, U., Rempel, H.G., & Deitering, A.M. (2010). The library as learning commons: Rethink, reuse, recycle. College and Undergraduate Libraries. 17(2), 273-286. | Open access:
http://hdl.handle.net/1957/16736

 

Hussong-Christian, U., Kunda, S., & Rempel, H. G. (2009). By the people, for the people:  The Oregon State University libraries annual in-service day. College & Research Libraries News, 70, 397-403. | Open access: https://doi.org/10.5860/crln.70.7.8217

 

 

Selected Presentations:

 

Committees

Professional Associations and Committees:

 American Library Association (ALA)

Sustainability Round Table, Coordinator, 2019 January - present

Sustainability Round Table, Coordinator-elect, 2018 July - 2018 December

Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL)

ACRL | SciTech Section | Continuing Education Committee, Mentoring Program Coordinator, 2013 - 2015

ACRL | Oregon Chapter | Executive Board, Past-president, 2016-2017

ACRL | Oregon Chapter | Executive Board, President, 2015-2016

ACRL | Oregon Chapter | Executive Board, President-elect, 2014-2015

ACRL | Oregon Chapter | Executive Board, Member-at-Large, 2012 - 2013

Information Literacy Advisory Group of Oregon (ILAGO) | Executive Board, Member-at-Large, 2010 - 2012

Oregon Library Association (OLA)

OLA | Academic Division (ACRL-OR)

Special Libraries Association (SLA), 2003 - 2013

SLA | Oregon Chapter, Executive Board, Valley Liaison, 2012 - 2013

SLA | Physics Astronomy Math Division | Advisory Board Fundraising Chair/Co-Chair, 2010 - 2012

University Service:

 

Library | Promotion & Tenure Committee

Senior Review Panel Chair, 2018 - 2019

P&T Committee Chair, 2017 - 2018

Library | Faculty Association

President, 2019 - 2020

Communications Coordinator, 2018 - 2019

Seminar Series Co-Coordinator, 2016 - 2017

Mentoring Coordinator, 2014 - 2015

Seminar Series Co-Coordinator, 2012 - 2013

Scholars Archive Coordinator, 2010 - 2011

Research & Writing Group Coordinator, 2009 - 2010

University | Faculty Senate Promotion & Tenure Committee, 2018 - present

University | Council on Student Experience and Engagement, 2014 - 2016

University | Faculty Senate BaccCore Committee, 2010 - 2013