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Nicole Webber

Nicole Webber

Assistant Professor / Scholarly Communication Librarian

Scholarly Communication
University Libraries

Contact Information

Michener 108
Mailing Address
University of Northern Colorado
James A. Michener Library
Campus Box 48
Greeley, CO 80639


MS, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Area of Study: Library and Information Science

BA, Hope College
Areas of Study: Art History, Business Management, French

Professional/Academic Experience

Scholarly Communication Librarian, Assistant Professor, University of Northern Colorado (2022-present)

Business & Communication Liaison Librarian, Assistant Professor, University of Northern Colorado (2016-2022)

Library Research Services Librarian, Lecturer, University of Northern Colorado (2015-2016)

Interim Business Liaison Librarian, University of Northern Colorado (2016)

Learning Resources Specialist, Morgan Community College (2014-2015)

Research/Areas of Interest

My current research focuses on scholarly journal publication and other means of research dissemination including issues and trends, scholars' selection of publication outlets, and methods of measuring the impact of research.

Publications/Creative Works

Webber, N., & Wiegand, S. (2022). A multidisciplinary study of faculty knowledge and attitudes regarding predatory publishing. Journal of Librarianship and Scholarly Communication, 10(1), 29. https://www.iastatedigitalpress.com/jlsc/article/id/13011/

Webber, N., & Wiegand, S. (2021, May 24). A predatory primer: What every librarian should know about problem publishers [Webinar]. ACRL University Libraries Section Professional Development Committee. https://digscholarship.unco.edu/libfacpub/133/

Webber, N., & Epperson, A. (2019, October 31). How does this work, again? Partnering to support a national programming initiative [Conference presentation]. New Mexico Library Association & Mountain Plains Library Association Joint Conference, Albuquerque, NM.

Webber, N., & Wiegand, S. (2019). Black & White Response in a Gray Area: Faculty and Predatory Publishing. ACRL 2019 Proceedings (pp. 529-544). Chicago, IL: Association of College and Research Libraries. https://digscholarship.unco.edu/libfacpub/66/

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