Karen Jensen

Director of Libraries
Professor of Library Science

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Phone: 474-6695
Email: kljensen@alaska.edu
  • B.A. in French, Grinnell College,  1986
  • M.L.I.S. University of Washington, 1996
  • Jensen, K. (2017). No More Liaisons: Collection Management Strategies in Hard Times. Collection Management, 42 (1). Online at: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/01462679.2016.1263812
  • Jensen, K. (2013). Managing Library Electronic Resources Using Google Sites. Journal of Electronic Resources Librarianship, 25 (2). Online at: http://www.tandfonline.com/eprint/98VV8HTK28uRhXhv38Nt/full
  • Jensen, K. (2012). Data-Driven Decisions for Library Liaisons: Exploring Strategies for Effectively Managing Diminishing Monograph Collections. Collection Management, 37 (1). Online at:Collection Management
  • Kingsley, I., and Jensen, K. (2009). Learning 2.0: A Tool for Staff Training at the University of Alaska Fairbanks Rasmuson Library. E-JASL: The Electronic Journal of Academic and Special Librarianship, 10 (1). Online at: http://southernlibrarianship.icaap.org/content/v10n01/kingsley_i01.html (Peer-reviewed)
  • Jensen, K. (2009). Beyond Classroom Technology: the Equipment Circulation Program at Rasmuson Library. In Driscoll & Mitchell, (Eds.), Best Practices in Access Services (pp.221-231). New York, NY: Routledge. (Book chapter.)
  • Jensen, K., Christie, A., Lehman, L. & Ruess, D (2008). Under New Management: Developing a Library Assessment Program at a Small University. In Hiller, Justh, Kyrillidou & Self, (Eds.), Proceedings of the 2008 Library Assessment Conference (pp. 75-83). Washington D.C.,: Association of Research Libraries. Online at: http://libraryassessment.org/bm~doc/proceedings-lac-2008.pdf (reviewed by conference committee)
  • Jensen, K. (2007). Beyond Classroom Technology: the Equipment Circulation Program at Rasmuson Library. Journal of Access Services, 5: 221-23. (published in online edition in 2008 DOI: 10.1080/15367960802198754) (Peer-reviewed)
  • Jensen, K. (2003, Sept. 6). Porn Filters Found to be Ineffective Tools. Fairbanks Daily News Miner, Community Perspective.