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Lorena O'English

Social Sciences and Government Information Librarian
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Lorena O'English
Contact:
Terrell Library 120-D
Washington State University

Office Hours: (Fall, 2021): Click the "Schedule Appointment" link above to set up a Zoom appointment, or email me directly via the button.
Lorena O'English is the Social Sciences and Government Information Librarian at Washington State University Pullman. She has been at WSU since the fall of 2000. She specializes in the areas of political science, criminal justice, sociology, and law but teaches and otherwise engages with a wide range of academic topics and issues.
Her professional interests include note-taking and web annotation; lifelong learning and information literacy; pleasure reading on college campuses; scholarly communication in the social sciences; and academic use of online productivity tools and new modes of electronic communication.

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Below you will find some information about my current interests as well as links to webinars I have given for WSU's Global Campus over 2015-2017.

Spring 2020 Terrell Library reference desk (My de facto office hours):
Monday 1pm-3pm (or by arrangement in-person or online via Zoom).
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A big ole' list of things I'm interested in and tech classes I teach (intermittently):

-Zotero (class)
-Useful productivity hacks and Personal Information Management tools (class)
-Web Annotation tools (workshop)
-Documents on Digital Devices (ebooks and edocs)
-Who's Cited You: Finding your Citations Using Web of Science and Other Tools (class)
-Creating Simple Ebooks with Free Software (class)
-Ereaders, ebooks, and edocs
-Bibliometrics and altmetrics & academic profiles (My ORCID ID http://orcid.org/0000-0002-8754-5964 )
-Watercolors (I'm not very good...)

WSU Global Connections Webinars - each is about an hour long:
Advanced Web Search
Navigating International, Real, and Fake News
Introduction to Zotero (Part 1)
A Database Deep Dive
Types of Journals and Their Uses
Secondary, & Tertiary Sources: It Depends...
The Hows and Whys of Annotating (part 1)
The Hows and Whys of Annotating (Part 2)

My Guides

Last update: Nov 16, 2021 1223 views
Last update: Oct 20, 2021 2646 views
Last update: Jul 9, 2021 191 views
Census Information
Last update: Nov 3, 2021 517 views
Constitution Day
Last update: Sep 17, 2021 417 views
Last update: Nov 23, 2021 225 views
Country Research
Last update: Oct 29, 2021 258 views
Covid19-socialsciences
Last update: Jul 9, 2021 66 views
Last update: Nov 23, 2021 359 views
Last update: Nov 23, 2021 641 views
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DTC 475 - Spring 2018
Last update: Nov 2, 2021 18 views
Last update: Nov 22, 2021 1025 views
Edible Book Festival
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Last update: Oct 29, 2021 625 views
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Last update: Sep 23, 2021 307 views
Last update: Nov 1, 2021 970 views
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Government Documents
Last update: Nov 23, 2021 879 views
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Last update: May 1, 2021 66 views
Last update: Nov 23, 2021 177 views
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Last update: Nov 9, 2021 149 views
Law
Last update: Nov 23, 2021 464 views
Last update: Nov 27, 2021 148 views
Last update: Jul 9, 2021 236 views
Newspapers and News
Last update: Nov 22, 2021 17519 views
Nexis Uni
Last update: Jul 18, 2021 68 views
Philosophy
Last update: Nov 9, 2021 1833 views
Last update: Aug 25, 2021 242 views
Last update: Nov 22, 2021 49 views
Political Science
Last update: Nov 23, 2021 259 views
Political Science 503
Last update: Nov 23, 2021 115 views
Last update: Nov 22, 2021 212 views
Last update: Oct 29, 2021 232 views
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Rural Sociology
Last update: Nov 2, 2021 582 views
Soc 361: Criminology
Last update: Nov 23, 2021 197 views
Last update: Oct 29, 2021 71 views
Last update: Nov 27, 2021 413 views
Sociology
Last update: Nov 23, 2021 299 views
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Sport Studies
Last update: Nov 2, 2021 530 views
Sports Management
Last update: Nov 2, 2021 163 views
Last update: Nov 23, 2021 543 views
Teaching Tea
Last update: Nov 23, 2021 108 views
Text-mining and more
Last update: Oct 28, 2021 270 views
Last update: Nov 23, 2021 24728 views
USA Trade Online
Last update: Jul 9, 2021 149 views
Last update: Nov 2, 2021 924 views
Web Annotation
Last update: Jul 18, 2021 121 views
Last update: Jul 9, 2021 35 views
Last update: Nov 24, 2021 19031 views
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