Research Areas research areas

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title
2021 Using digital badges in business information literacy instruction: a case studyJournal of Business and Finance Librarianship.  26:1-15. 2021
2020 Information Literacy Instruction and Online Learning: Making the Case for Incorporating Digital BadgesJournal of Library and Information Services in Distance Learning.  14:266-277. 2020
2020 Towards data literacy competencies: Business students, workforce needs, and the role of the librarianJournal of Business and Finance Librarianship.  25:123-146. 2020
2019 Pathways to Becoming an Academic Subject Specialist: Insights from Three LibrariansPartnership : the Canadian Journal of Library and Information Practice and Research.  14. 2019
2019 Outstanding Business Reference Sources 2018Reference and User Services Quarterly.  58:114-114. 2019
2017 The SpecialistJournal of Library Administration.  57:911-921. 2017
2016 The SpecialistJournal of Library Administration.  56:1007-1017. 2016
2008 Ask! Your Library at the HUB: Penn State Libraries’ Experiences Providing Reference Services at the Campus Student Union BuildingPartnership : the Canadian Journal of Library and Information Practice and Research.  3. 2008
Advancing data literacy: Mapping business data literacy competencies to the ACRL frameworkJournal of Business and Finance Librarianship.  1-23.


Year Title
2019 Academic Library Staffing Models in Support of the Entrepreneurship Ecosystem: An Examination of Case StudiesAdvances in Library Administration and Organization. 55-66. 2019
2012 Invisible connections : creating community through oral storytelling in the UAS Listening Project 2012

Conference Paper

Year Title
2018 Narrowing the Scope: Transitioning from general librarianship to specialized subject librarianshttps://capalibrarians.org/capal-conference-2018/. 2018
2018 Transitioning by Degrees: Becoming a subject librarian through advanced educationhttps://capalibrarians.org/wp/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/6A_Girven_paper.pdf. 2018

Teaching Activities

  • BIP:C/Disrpt in the Supply Chn Taught course 2022
  • BiP:C/Disruption in the Supply Taught course 2021
  • Education And Training

  • B.A. Comparative Literature, Pennsylvania State University
  • B.A. East Asian Languages, Pennsylvania State University
  • B.A. Japanese, Pennsylvania State University
  • M.L.S. Library Science, Clarion University
  • M.S. Logistics&Materials Management, Maine Maritime Academy
  • Full Name

  • Wendy Pothier