Serves as Federal Depository Library Coordinator. Selects, acquires, and catalogs U.S. Government depository documents and maintains the collection; co-web administrator for the Library's web site; maintains the Library's Government Documents web pages.
Bethany Latham holds a B.A. in History from JSU, graduating magna cum laude with special honors in history in 2001. She received her Master of Library and Information Studies from The University of Alabama in 2003. She is a member of the Phi Alpha Theta International History Honor Society, and the Beta Phi Mu Library and Information Studies Honor Society.
Latham, Bethany. Elizabeth I in Film and Television: A Study of the Major Portrayals. Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Co., Inc., 2011.
Stevens, Kimberly; Bevis, Mary; Latham, Bethany, and Poe, Jodi. "E-Resources Workflow Management." Information Outlook, 14(6): September 2010.
Stevens, Kimberly Weatherford and Latham, Bethany. "Giving Voice to the Past: Digitizing Oral History." OCLC Systems and Services: International Digital Library Perspectives. 2009 (25:3): 212-220.
Poe, Jodi and Latham Skaggs, Bethany. "Course Reserves: Using Blackboard for E-Reserves Delivery." Journal of Interlibrary Loan, Document Delivery & Electronic Reserve, 18 (1).
Latham Skaggs, Bethany; Poe, Jodi Welch and Stevens, Kimberly Weatherford. "One-Stop Shopping: A Perspective on the Evolution of Electronic Resources Management." OCLC Systems and Services: International Digital Library Perspectives 22 (3) 2006: 192-206.
Latham Skaggs, Bethany. "Assessing an Integrated Government Documents Collection." Collection Building 25 (1) January 2006:14-18.
Graham, John-Bauer; Latham Skaggs, Bethany and Stevens, Kimberly Weatherford. "Digitizing a Gap: A Case Study in the History of a Statewide Repository Project." Reference Services Review 3 (33) March 2005: 337-345.
Latham, Bethany and Poe, Jodi. "Evaluation and Selection of New Format Materials: Electronic Resources." Book chapter in Our New Public, A Changing Clientele: Bewildering Issues or New Challenges for Managing Libraries? Westport, Conn.: Libraries Unlimited, 2008. 257-265.
Poe, Jodi; Bevis, Mary; Graham, John-Bauer; Latham, Bethany and Stevens, Kimberly. "Sharing the Albatross of Electronic Resources Workflow." Book chapter in Electronic Resource Management in Libraries: Research and Practice. Hershey, Penn.: IGI Global, 2008. 71-89.
Latham, Bethany M. "The Genealogist and the Library: an Interesting Partnership." The Alabama Librarian 2003 (53:1): 12-16
Stevens, Kimberly and Latham, Bethany. "Giving Voice to the Past: Digitizing Oral Histories at Jacksonville State University." Alabama Library Association Convention, Auburn, AL, April 8, 2009.
Latham, Bethany and Graham, John-Bauer. "Assessing Government Documents Collections: An Integrated Approach." Federal Depository Library Conference and Depository Library Council Meeting, Arlington, VA, October 20, 2008.
Latham, Bethany and Poe, Jodi. "Alabama Virtual Library Teacher Resources." Alabama Educational Technology Conference, Birmingham, AL, June 17, 2008.
Stevens, Kimberly and Latham, Bethany. "Giving Voice to the Past: Digitizing Oral Histories at Jacksonville State University." Presentation at Alabama SoliNET Users Group Meeting, JSU, March 14, 2008.
Latham Skaggs, Bethany and Stevens, Kimberly Weatherford. "Mentoring and Tenure." ALLA Convention, Florence, AL, April 26, 2006.
Latham Skaggs, Bethany and Stevens, Kimberly Weatherford. "Mentoring and Tenure." SELA Convention, University and College Libraries Panel on Promotion and Tenure Issues, Memphis, TN, April 6, 2006.
Latham Skaggs, Bethany. "Surviving the Tenure Process." ALLA Convention, NMRT Program, Birmingham, AL, April 21, 2005.
Latham Skaggs, Bethany. "The Government Printing Office." Jacksonville State University, February 2004.
University Travel Grant ($750.00), 2008
University Travel Grant ($750.00), 2006
Frances Coleman/Thomson Gale Conference Grant ($500), 2006