Benjamin and McDevitt Publish Article on Experiences of Library Student Assistants

Posted on 3/5/2018 12:37:50 PM

Mimi Benjamin, assistant professor in the Student Affairs in Higher Education Department, and Theresa McDevitt, Government Information/Outreach librarian, recently published "The Benefits and Challenges of Working in an Academic Library: A Study of Student Library Assistant Experience " in the Journal of Academic Librarianship

This qualitative study explored the benefits and challenges students identified related to working in an academic library, and findings offer recommendations for training and supervising students in these roles.  The article is available online.

The Journal of Academic Librarianship is an international and refereed journal, publishing articles focused on issues relevant to college and university libraries.