PhD Alumni
First Name Last Name Year of Degree Web Site (if available) Last Known Position Dissertation Title Committee Chair
David Abels 1993   Vice President for Customer and Technical Services, Cuadra Associates Sequencing items in multiple-item displays on online public access catalogs Elaine Svenonius
Eileen Abels 1984 Current site Dean of the Simmons Graduate School of Library and Information Science The use of technical information by engineers of the electrical sector in Mexico Hal Borko
Susan Allen 1996 Current site Director, California Rare Book School The impact of the Stamp Act of 1765 on colonial American printers : threat or bonanza? John Richardson
Abdulaziz Al-Nahari 1982     The national library : an analysis of the critical factors in promoting library and information services in developing countries : the case of Saudi-Arabia Richard Gardner
Kim Anderson 2012 Current site Assistant Professor and Director, Archival Studies Program, School of Information Studies, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Appraisal learning networks : how university archivists learn to appraise through social interaction Anne Gilliland
Corey Arnold 2009 Current site Assistant Professor, UCLA Department of Radiological Sciences; Member, Medical Imaging Informatics Group, UCLA Joint probability models of radiology images and clinical annotations Greg Leazer
Mohammed Atram 1984     Availability of periodicals in major Saudi Arabian libraries : a descriptive study of factors contributing to availability within the framework of national librarianship Hal Borko
Vijayaraghavan Bashyam 2008 Current site Senior Engineer, Monster Towards a canonical representation for machine understanding of natural language in radiology reports Greg Leazer
Ruth Bayhylle 2012     Tribal records : a study in records, memory and power Anne Gilliland
Gerald Benoit 1998 Current site Associate Professor, Computer Science and Graduate School of Library & Information Science, Simmons College Information seeking as communicative action Leah Lievrouw
Nadia Caidi 2001 Current site Associate Professor, Faculty of Information Studies, University of Toronto The information infrastructure as a discursive space : a case study of the library community in Central and Eastern Europe Christine Borgman
Allyson Carlyle 1994 Current site Associate Professor, The Information School, University of Washington The second objective of the catalog : an evaluation of collocation in online catalog displays Elaine Svenonius
Renate Chancellor 2008 Current site Clinical Assistant Professor, School of Library and Information Science, Catholic University of America E.J. Josey : a historical look at a civil rights activist and transformative leader in the modern library profession Mary Niles Maack
Kenneth Crews 1990 Current site Director, Copyright Advisory Office, Columbia University & Lecturer-in-law, Columbia University Law School Copyright policies at American research universities : balancing information needs and legal limits John Richardson
Leonard D’Avolio 2007 Current site Associate Center Director for Biomedical Informatics, VA Boston Healthcare System and Assistant Clinical Professor, Center for Surgery and Public Health at Brigham and Women’s Hospital Learning from surgical operative reports : incorporating context in the secondary use of medical records Greg Leazer
Eduardo Dias 1987     Managerial work in special libraries and information centers in Brazil William Fisher
Anthony Dunbar 2008     Critical race information theory : applying a CRITical race lens to information studies Anne Gilliland
Zorana Ercegovac 1990 Current site Founder and Managing Director, InfoEN Associates, Information Literacy Consulting Research on knowledge-based descriptive cataloging of cartographic publications : an experimental advice-giving system — mapper Hal Borko
Sharon Farb 2006   Associate University Librarian for Collection Management and Scholarly Communication, UCLA Negotiating use, persistence, and archiving : a study of academic library and publisher perspectives on licensing digital resources Leah Lievrouw
Holly Gardinier 2004 Current site Performing Arts Librarian, Claremont Colleges Library Access points perceived as useful in searching for music scores and recordings Elaine Svenonius
Rich Gazan 2004 Current site Assistant Professor, Department of Information & Computer Sciences, University of Hawaii Creating hybrid knowledge : a role for the professional integrationist Jonathan Furner
Ulia (Julia) Gosart 2013   Instructor, Loyola Marymount University The Protection of the Traditional Knowledge of Indigenous Peoples Anne Gilliland
Karen Gracy 2001 Current site Assistant Professor, School of Library & Information Science, Kent State University The imperative to preserve : competing definitions of value in the world of film preservation Michele Cloonan
Melissa Gross 1998 Current site Professor, School of Information Studies, Florida State University Imposed queries in the school library media center : a descriptive study Virginia Walter
Dan Haley 2010   Librarian/Professor, Pasadena City College The use of print materials in the Internet age : a comparative study of academic library circulation patterns Clara Chu
Jenna Hartel 2007 Current site Assistant Professor, Faculty of Information, University of Toronto Information activities, resources, and spaces in the hobby of gourmet cooking Greg Leazer
Bruce Henstell 2001     The representation of a new technology in the educational technology community : telling the multimedia story Virginia Walter
Sandra Hirsh 1996 Current site Director, School of Library and Information Science, San Jose State University The effect of domain knowledge on elementary school children’s information retrieval behavior on an automated library catalog Christine Borgman
Janet Kaaya 2006   Principal Agricultural Research Officer & Head, Information and Documentation Services Department of Research and Development Ministry of Agriculture, Food Security & Cooperatives, Tanzania Examining the adoption, implementation, institutionalization and sustainability of e-government strategies : the case of Tanzania using an institutional perspective Leah Lievrouw
Patrick Keilty 2011 Current site Assistant Professor, Faculty of Information, University of Toronto Seeking sex : Embodiment and electronic culture Greg Leazer
Kevin Lane 2012     Domains as community structure within ontologies : towards a macro-structure model of knowledge Greg Leazer
Andrew Lau 2013   Instructional Content Manager and Head of Production, Office of Instructional Enhancement, UCLA Extension Collecting Experiences Anne Gilliland
Sara Shatford Layne 1997   Head of the Cataloging Department, Science and Engineering Library, University of California, Los Angeles Modelling relevance in art history : identifying attributes that determine the relevance of art works, images, and primary text to art history research Elaine Svenonius
Judith Lechner 1989 Current site Professor in the Department of Educational Foundations, Leadership, and Technology in the College of Education, Auburn University Bibliographic instruction evaluation : a study testing the correlations among five measures of the impact of a bibliographic instruction program on undergraduates’ information searching behavior in libraries Marcia Bates
Charlotte Lee 2004 Current site Associate Professor, Department of Human Centered Design & Engineering and Adjunct Assistant Professor, Information School, University of Washington The role of boundary negotiating artifacts in the collaborative design of a museum exhibition Phil Agre
Jae Lee 1992   Professor, Department of Library and Information Science, Pusan National University, Korea Information dependency and information development in newly industrialized countries (NICs) : the case of the Republic of Korea (ROK) Donald Case
Shari Lee 2009 Current site Assistant Professor, Library & Information Science, St. John’s University Teen space : designed for whom? Clara Chu
Songqiao Liu 1993   Chief Executive Officer, Webchoir Inc. The automatic decomposition of DDC synthesized numbers Elaine Svenonius
Ya-Ling Lu 2005 Current site Assistant Professor, Rutgers University How children’s librarians help children cope with daily life : an anhanced readers’ advisory service Virginia Walter
Shaojun Lu (In memoriam) 1999 Current site Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, State University of New York at Oswego The transition to the virtual world in formal scholarly communication : a comparative study of the natural sciences and the social sciences Marcia Bates
Hongyan Ma 2008   Assistant Professor, College of Information, Florida State University User-system coordination in unified probabilistic retrieval : exploiting search logs to construct common ground Jonathan Furner & Greg Leazer
Sylva Manoogian 2013     The Calouste Gulbenkian Library, Armenian Patriarchate of jerusalem, 1925-1990: An Historical Portrait of a Monastic and Lay Community Intellectual Resource Center Mary Niles Maack
Francesca Marini 2005   Archives Director, Stratford Shakespeare Festival, Ontario Sources and methodology of theater research in the view of scholars and information professionals Marcia Bates
Matthew Mayernik 2012   Research Data Services Manager, National Center for Atmospheric Research (Boulder, CO) Metadata realities for cyberinfrastructure : data authors as metadata creators Christine Borgman
Cindy Mediavilla 2000 Current site Library Programs Consultant, California State Library and Lecturer, Department of Information Studies, University of California, Los Angeles Carma Russell (Zimmerman) Leigh : an historical look at a woman of vision and influence Mary Niles Maack
Dee Michel 1992   Writing a book about the appeal of The Wizard of Oz for gay men and boys, tentatively titled Friends of Dorothy: Why Gay Men and Boys Love Oz A file structure model of library search behavior Marcia Bates
Stasa Milojevic 2009 Current site Assistant Professor, School of Library and Information Science, Indiana University Big science, nano science? : mapping the evolution and socio-cognitive structure of nanoscience/nanotechnology using fixed methods Jonathan Furner
Kathleen Mitchell 1999     The problem of the girl : reading for a transitional age Virginia Walter
Diane Mizrachi 2011   Librarian, UCLA College Library How do they manage it? An exploratory study of undergraduate students in their personal academic information ecologies Marcia Bates
Mavis Molto 1989   Cataloger, Utah State University Textual regularities applicable to full text searching : the case of family history literature Marcia Bates
David Monroe 1998     ALA Goal 2000 : a narrative policy study Virginia Walter
Lilly Nguyen 2013 Current site Postdoctoral Scholar, Intel Science and Technology Center for Social Computing, Department of Informatics, University of California, Irvine Networks at Their Limits: Software, Similarity, and Continuity in Vietnam Leah Lievrouw
Joy Novak 2013   Archivist, Center for the Study of Political Graphics Examining Activism in Practice: A Qualitative Study of Archival Activism Anne Gilliland
Edward Pai 1998   Information Scientist & College Researcher, Office of Institutional Effectiveness, West Los Angeles College Race, Asian Pacific American heterogeneity and the acceptance of computer mediated information systems Clara Chu
Eun Park 2002 Current site Associate Professor, Graduate School of Library and Information Studies, McGill University Developing a framework for authenticity requirements in university student records systems : an exploratory study Anne Gilliland
Liladhar Pendse 2013   Librarian for Slavic, East European, and Central Asian Studies, University of California, Berkeley 19th Century Periodicals of Portuguese India: An Assessment of Documentary Evidence and Indo-Portuguese Identity Anne Gilliland
Alberto Pepe 2010 Current site Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, Harvard University Structure and evolution of scientific collaboraton networks in a modern research collaboratory Christine Borgman
Rachel Pergament 2004     A case study of policymaking regarding information competency in California Community Colleges Beverly Lynch
Tassos Petrou 2003   Senior Lecturer, School of Computing & Technology, University of East London Invisible colleges in African-American scholarship : the tripartite relationship of scholarly memberships, subject classifications and the habitus in interdisciplinary classification practices John Richardson
Ajit Pyati 2007 Current site Associate Professor, Faculty of Information and Media Studies, University of Western Ontario Re-envisioning libraries in the information society : a critical theory of library technology Clara Chu
Marjorie Rauen 2006     Reading controversy : the narratives of San Francisco Public Library’s New Main building Virginia Walter
Romelia Salinas 2008 Current site Head of Access Services, University Library, California State University, Los Angeles The digital divide goes to college : Latino undergraduates and barriers to digital information Clara Chu
Matthew Saxton 2000 Current site Associate Dean for Academics, The Information School, University of Washington Evaluation of reference service in public libraries using a hierarchical linear model : applying multiple regression analysis to a multi-level research design John Richardson
Kalpana Shankar 2002 Current site Lecturer, School of Information and Library Studies University College Dublin, Ireland Scientists, records, and the practical politics of infrastructure Anne Gilliland
Katie Shilton 2011 Current site Assistant Professor, College of Information Studies, University of Maryland Building values into the design of pervasive mobile technologies Christine Borgman
Marilyn Slater 1988     Bibliographic coupling among scientific papers in biological research specialties Hal Borko
Suzanne Stauffer 2004 Current site Associate Professor, School of Library & Information Science, Louisiana State University Establishing a recognized social order : social and cultural factors in the development of Utah public libraries, 1890-1920 Mary Niles Maack
Hugh Stocks 1986   Library Director, William Jewell College (Retired) The Book of Mormon in English, 1870-1920 : a publishing history and analytical bibliography Diana Thomas
Bhagirathi Subrahmanyam 1998   Head, Metadata and Cataloging, University of Southern California Libraries Consistency of assigned class numbers derived from the Library of Congress classification scheme in university libraries : issues of collocation and implications for information retrieval in online union catalogs Elaine Svenonius
Jennifer Sweeney 2006 Current site Senior Analyst, Smith & Lehmann Consulting and Adjunct Faculty, Center for Graduate Studies, Drexel University Interpreting skill development in academic library reference work : an application of the Dreyfus model Beverly Lynch
Melissa Taitano 2007   Producing a film from her dissertation Archives and collective memory : a case study of Guam and the internment of Chamorros in Mañenggon during World War II Anne Gilliland
Cheryl Boettcher Tarsala 2001 Current site Adjunct Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Library & Information Science, University of Illinois What is an author in the “Sikuquanshu”? Evidential research and authorship in late Qianlong era China (1771–1795) Mary Niles Maack
Barbara Tillett 1987   Chief, Cataloging Policy and Support Office, Library of Congress Bibliographic relationships : toward a conceptual structure of bibliographic information used in cataloging Elaine Svenonius
Ciaran Trace 2004 Current site Assistant Professor, University of Texas, Austin, School of Information Documenting school life : formal and informal imprints of a fifth grade classroom Anne Gilliland
Sam Trosow 2002 Current site Associate Professor, Faculty of Law and Faculty of Information and Media Studies, University of Western Ontario Information for society : towards a critical theory of intellectual property policy John Richardson
Kuang-Pei Tu 1996   Senior Librarian, Los Angeles Public Library Transformation and dissemination of Western knowledge and values : the shaping of library services in early twentieth century China John Richardson
Jillian Wallis 2012   Post-Doctoral Researcher, University of California, Los Angeles The Distribution of Data Management Responsibility within Scientific Research Groups Christine Borgman
Deborah Weissmann 2010     Drinking from a fire hose : a study of information interactions in the personal offices of Members of Congress Anne Gilliland
Kelvin White 2008 Current site Assistant Professor, School of Library and Information Studies, University of Oklahoma The dynamics of race and remembering in a “colorblind” society : a case study of racial paradigms and archival education in Mexico Anne Gilliland
Martha Yee 1993 Current site Cataloging Supervisor, UCLA Film & Television Archive Moving image works and manifestations Elaine Svenonius
Cheong-Ok Yoon 1992   Full Time Instructor, Department of Library and Information Science, Cheongju University, South Korea The information seeking behavior of Koreans in the United States Elaine Svenonius
Eunha Youn 2011   Lecturer, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (Seoul, South Korea) Standardization of archival description in Korea : examining the understanding, adoption, and implementation of ISAD(G) Anne Gilliland