John-Bauer Graham

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Duties & Responsibilities

The Dean of Library Services is responsible for all aspects of library and audiovisual operations.

Normal Working Hours

Fall, Spring, May & Summer Sessions | Monday-Friday: 7:30 A.M.-4:30 P.M.

Biography:

Mr. Graham received a Bachelor of Arts in History from Auburn University. He holds a Master's of Arts in History from JSU and a Master's in Library and Information Studies from the University of Alabama. He is currently pursuing a Doctorate in Higher Education Administration from the University of Alabama. He is an Associate Professor and Dean of Library Services for JSU's Houston Cole Library.

Publications:

  • John-Bauer Graham. "An Uneven Balancing Act: One Library Administrator's View on Providing Library Services for Distant Patrons." Journal of Library & Information Services in Distance Learning. v. 3 no. 2 (2009): 43-43.
  • Elizabeth M. Doolittle, John-Bauer Graham, et. al. "Creating a Culture of Mentoring @ Your Library." Southeastern Librarian. v.57 no. 1 (Spring 2009): 29-38.
  • Poe, Jodi, Bevis, Mary, Graham, John-Bauer, Latham, Bethany and Stevens, Kimberly. "Sharing the Albatross of E-Resources Management Workflow." Chapter in Electronic Resource Management in Libraries: Research and Practice, Hershey, PA: Information Science Reference, 2008.
  • Jodi Poe with John-Bauer Graham. "A Comparison of an Online and a CD-ROM Library Tutorial," in Going the Distance: Library Instruction for Remote Learners by Susan J. Clayton, Editor. New York : Neal-Schuman Publishers, 2007.
  • Jodi Poe and John-Bauer Graham. "New Voices: Interactive CD-ROMs for Library Instruction and Discovering a Research Agenda." The Southeastern Librarian. v. 54 no. 3 (Fall 2006): 25-31.
  • John-Bauer Graham, Bethany Latham Skaggs, and Kim Stevens. "Digitizing a Gap: A Case Study in the History of a Statewide Repository Project and an Increase in Liaison Activity for one Medium-Sized Academic Library." Reference Services Review. v.33 no. 3 (2005): 337-345.
  • John-Bauer Graham. "Outreach Programs Beyond the Immediate University Community." Library Management. v.26 number 3 (2005): 113-122.
  • Sonja McAbee and John-Bauer Graham. "Expectations, Realities, and Perceptions of Subject Specialist Librarians' Duties in Medium-sized Academic Libraries." Journal of Academic Librarianship. v.31 number 1 (2005): 19-28.
  • John-Bauer Graham. "What's In a Name? Faculty Status, Tenure, and Promotion in Academic Libraries." Alabama Librarian v.54 number 1 (2004): 10-16.
  • John-Bauer Graham, Jodi Poe, and Kim Weatherford. "Functional by Design: A Comparative Study to Determine the Usability and Functionality of One Library's Web Site." Technical Services Quarterly v.21 number 2 (2003): 33-49.
  • Mary D. Bevis and John-Bauer Graham. "Perspectives on the Evolution of an Integrated Electronic Journals Collection." Journal of Academic Librarianship v.29 number 2 (2003): 115-119.
  • John-Bauer Graham. "Now's Not the Time to Be Neutral: The Myth and Reality of the Library as a Neutral Entity." Alabama Librarian v.53 number 1 (2003): 9-11.
  • John-Bauer Graham, Jodi Poe, and Kim Weatherford. "Inter-Facelift: The Houston Cole Library's Web Redesign Project." Southeastern Librarian v.50 number 2 (Summer 2002): 33-39.

Presentations:

  • Federal Depository Library Conference and Depository Library Council Meeting. "Assessing a Government Information Collection: An Integrated Approach" by Bethany Latham and John-Bauer Graham. Arlington, Va., 20 October 2008.
  • Southeastern Library Convention. "Mentoring for Success" by John-Bauer Graham, Lousiville, KY. October 1-4, 2008.
  • Wallace State Community College In-service. "What's New in the Alabama Virtual Library" by John-Bauer Graham, Jodi Poe, and Bethany Latham. Wallace State Community College, Hanecville, AL. February 18, 2008.
  • Alabama Library Association's Annual Convention. "What Me Publish?" by John-Bauer Graham. Featured Speaker, College, University, Special Libraries Research Forum. Mobile, Alabama, April 19, 2007.
  • Alabama Library Association's Annual Convention. "Are Students Reaping What You Sow?" College, University, Special Libraries Best Practices by John-Bauer Graham and Jodi Poe. Mobile, Alabama, April 18, 2007.
  • Alabama Library Association's Annual Convention, Pre-conference. "Alabama's Most Valuable Cash Crop: An Introduction to the Alabama Virtual Library" by John-Bauer Graham, Jodi Poe, and Carly Suther. Mobile, Alabama, April 17, 2007.
  • Tennessee Library Association (TLA)/Southeastern Library Association (SELA) Joint Conference. New Voices Program "Interactive CD-ROMs for Library Instruction" by John-Bauer Graham and Jodi Poe. Memphis, TN. April 6, 2006
  • University of Alabama School of Library and Information Studies Student Chapter of the American Library Association meeting "So You Want to Be an Academic Librarian?" by John-Bauer Graham and Jodi Poe. Tuscaloosa, AL. March 8, 2006.
  • Workshop for the Alabama Virtual Library to K-12 teachers, media specialists, and librarians for continuing education credit entitled "AVL Databases: One-Stop Shopping" by John-Bauer Graham, Jodi Poe, and Bethany Latham Skaggs. Sylacauga, AL. May 6, 2005.
  • Alabama Library Association Annual Convention. "In the Not too Distant Future: Interactive CD-ROMs for Library Instruction." AACRL/CUS Best Practices Mini-Sessions by John-Bauer Graham and Jodi Poe. Birmingham, AL. April 20, 2005.
  • Alabama Library Association Annual Convention. "Expectations, Realities, and Perceptions of Subject Specialist Librarians' Duties in Medium-Sized Academic Libraries" by Sonja McAbee and John-Bauer Graham. CUS Research Forum. Birmingham, Al. April 21, 2005.
  • Academe: "Going the Distance: Interactive CD-ROMs for Library Instruction." Jacksonville State University, Houston Cole Library by John-Bauer Graham and Jodi Poe. Jacksonville, AL. May 19, 2004.
  • Workshop for the Alabama Virtual Library to K-12 teachers, media specialist, public, and academic librarians for continuing education credit entitled "Intermediate AVL Databases Training" by John-Bauer Graham. Jacksonville, AL. August, 2003.
  • Continuing Education In-service workshop for Jacksonville State University for K-12 teachers and media specialists for continuing education credit entitled "The Other AVL Databases" by John-Bauer Graham. Jacksonville Jacksonville, AL. June 26, 2002.
  • American Library Association Annual Convention Poster Session entitled "Functional by Design: The Use of a Comparative Study to Determine the Usability and Functionality of One Library's Web Site" by John-Bauer Graham and Jodi Poe. Atlanta, GA, June 16, 2002.
  • Alabama Library Association Annual Convention Poster Session entitled "Inter-Facelift: The Houston Cole Library's Web Redesign Project" by John-Bauer Graham, Jodi Poe, and Kim Weatherford. Huntsville, AL. April 10-12, 2002.
  • Academe: (Webliography) "Course Reserves Made Easy: An Introduction to the Library's Electronic Course Reserve System" by John-Bauer Graham and Jodi Poe. Jacksonville, AL. March 18, 2002.

Grants:

  • 2006/07 Jacksonville State University Faculty Research Grant recipient. Awarded $1,165.
  • 2005-2006 University Travel and Self-Improvement Grant to present "Interactive CD-Roms for Library Instruction" at the 2006 Southeastern Library Association's Convention in Memphis, TN. Awarded $450.00.
  • 2003-2004 Alabama Library Association College University and Special Library Research Grant. Awarded $250.
  • Jacksonville State University Technology in the Classroom Grant, 2003 Funded production of interactive CD-ROMs with Library instruction sessions, both general and course specific, that were distributed to distance education students. Awarded $2,000.00






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