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Lorena O'English

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

Office Hours: (Fall, 2020): 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: May 17, 2021 675 views
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Census Information
Last update: May 14, 2021 287 views
Constitution Day
Last update: Sep 18, 2020 43 views
Last update: May 1, 2021 132 views
Country Research
Last update: May 17, 2021 175 views
Covid19-socialsciences
Last update: May 2, 2021 45 views
Criminal Justice
Last update: May 26, 2021 375 views
Last update: May 14, 2021 276 views
Last update: May 15, 2021 51 views
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Last update: Jun 21, 2021 159 views
DTC 475 - Spring 2018
Last update: Oct 29, 2020 11 views
Last update: Apr 30, 2021 572 views
Edible Book Festival
Last update: Mar 11, 2020 17 views
Last update: May 15, 2021 16 views
Last update: May 17, 2021 44 views
Last update: May 25, 2021 115 views
Last update: May 1, 2021 194 views
Last update: May 17, 2021 552 views
Last update: May 14, 2021 93 views
Government Documents
Last update: May 2, 2021 578 views
Last update: May 17, 2021 79 views
Last update: May 1, 2021 51 views
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Law
Last update: May 24, 2021 209 views
Last update: Apr 13, 2021 62 views
Last update: Apr 30, 2021 140 views
Newspapers and News
Last update: May 25, 2021 8527 views
Nexis Uni
Last update: Mar 4, 2021 33 views
Philosophy
Last update: Jun 4, 2021 1081 views
Last update: Jun 14, 2021 156 views
Last update: May 14, 2021 22 views
Political Science
Last update: May 25, 2021 113 views
Political Science 503
Last update: May 14, 2021 25 views
Last update: May 17, 2021 131 views
Last update: May 14, 2021 164 views
Last update: Apr 30, 2021 112 views
Last update: Apr 20, 2021 23 views
Rural Sociology
Last update: May 25, 2021 284 views
Soc 361: Criminology
Last update: May 15, 2021 111 views
Last update: May 14, 2021 35 views
Last update: Jun 2, 2021 249 views
Sociology
Last update: May 25, 2021 238 views
Last update: May 17, 2021 69 views
Sport Studies
Last update: May 25, 2021 286 views
Sports Management
Last update: May 25, 2021 113 views
Last update: Apr 30, 2021 337 views
Teaching Tea
Last update: May 14, 2021 74 views
Last update: Jun 1, 2021 9994 views
USA Trade Online
Last update: May 17, 2021 98 views
Last update: May 14, 2021 679 views
Web Annotation
Last update: May 1, 2021 71 views
Last update: Apr 30, 2021 21 views
Last update: May 20, 2021 10643 views
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