Wendy Highby

Wendy Highby

Associate Professor / Social Sciences Librarian

Library Reference Services
University Libraries

Contact Information

Phone
970-351-1530
Office
Michener 108
Mailing Address
University of Northern Colorado
James A. Michener Library
Campus Box 48
Greeley, CO 80639

Education

MLS, Emporia State University
Area of Study: Library and Information Science

BA, University of Colorado at Denver
Area of Study: Sociology

AAS, Community College of Denver
Area of Study: Paralegal Studies

Publications/Creative Works

2015, [Reviews of the films: Advanced Style; India’s Daughter: The Story of Jyoti Singh; Six Days: Three Activists, Three Wars, One Dream; Utopia: An Epic Story of Struggle and Resistance; and A Will for the Woods.]  Educational Media Reviews Online, http://emro.lib.buffalo.edu/emro/

09/2015, “Beyond Gasland: Fracking Information Sources,” Wyoming Library Association-Mountain Plains Library Association Conference, Cheyenne, Wyoming.

2014/2015, “Critiquing and Conveying Information about Fracking through Song Parody: The Annotated Libretto of Frackville, the Horizontally Drilled Musical, with Interpolated Bibliography,” Progressive Librarian, 43(Winter), 81-101, http://www.progressivelibrariansguild.org/PL_Jnl/pdf/PL_43.pdf

2014, “Library Involvement in Faculty Publication Funds,” College & Undergraduate Libraries, 21(3-4), 308-329, DOI:10.1080/10691316.2014.933088 (co-authored with Jane Monson and Bette Rathe).

10/2013, “Rekindling Interest in Open Access: How to Keep the Enthusiasm Alive,” Open Access Un/Conference, San Jose State University.

04/2013, “Are Librarians Hiding Something? The Colbert Report, Anti-Intellectualism, and the Culture Wars”; COALA Spring Workshop, Gunnison.

02/2013, “What matter who’s speaking? Stephen Colbert Is an Author (And So Can You!),” Southwest/Texas Popular Culture Association, 34th Annual Conference.

Subject Areas

Africana Studies
Anthropology
Copyright
Gender Studies
Hispanic Studies
Psychology
Sociology

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