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  • Williams, Robert J.; Connolly, Dennis; Wood, Robert T.; Nowatzki, Nadine R. (Centre for Addiction and Mental HealthSchool of Health SciencesArts and ScienceMathematics and Computer ScienceSociologyUniversity of Lethbridgehttps://dx.doi.org/10.4309/jgi.2006.16.19, 2006-04)
    University students from southern Alberta (n = 585) were administered a questionnaire to assess their gambling behaviour. Seventy-two percent reported gambling in the past 6 months, with the most common types being lotteries ...
  • Stevens, Rhys M. G. (Centre for Addiction and Mental HealthLibraryUniversity of Lethbridge, 2006-08)
    Over the past several years, the Alberta Gaming Research Institute Library and the University of Calgary Image Centre have collaborated on a project to digitally archive a selection of historical and contemporary ...
  • Deshpande, Sameer; Basil, Michael D.; Basford, Lynn; Thorpe, Karran; Piquette-Tomei, Noëlla A.; Droessler, Judith; Cardwell, Kelly; Williams, Robert J.; Bureau, Alexandre (Haworth Press, Inc.ManagementEducationSchool of Health SciencesLibraryUniversity of Lethbridgehttps://doi.org/10.1300/J026v23n02_04, 2006-11-28)
    Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Disorder (FASD) is one of the most preventable sources of developmental abnormalities, and has a singular cause-alcohol consumption during pregnancy. Estimates for the costs of treatment of a single ...
  • Hudon, Jocelyn; Klauke, Richard; Knapton, Richard; Lein, M. Ross; Riddell, John; Ritchie, Brian; Wershler, Ray; Alberta Bird Record Committee (Federation of Alberta Naturalists, 2007)
  • Graham, Rumi Y. (Canadian Library AssociationArts and ScienceLibraryUniversity of Lethbridge, 2007-08-16)
    A common goal of undergraduate degree programs is to foster students’ critical and creative thinking skills within a liberal education framework, the desired result being graduates who habitually make positive contributions ...
  • Hudon, Jocelyn; Klauke, Richard; Knapton, Richard; Lein, M. Ross; Riddell, John; Ritchie, Brian; Wershler, Ray; Alberta Bird Record Committee (Federation of Alberta Naturalists, 2008)
  • Jacobs, Leona (2008-01-29)
    Faced with the expectation of being engaged in some form of scholarly activity, a key working condition for academic librarians is the ability to apply for sabbatical leaves. This presentation will report on specific ...
  • Jacobs, Leona (2008-02-07)
    In November 2007,Canadian academic librarians were surveyed via CACUL-L and CAUTLib regarding their experiences with and advice regarding library councils (or similar bodies) within their respective academic libraries. ...
  • Swanepoel, Marinus (The International Association of Technological University Libraries (IATUL)University LibraryUniversity of Lethbridge, 2008-04-21)
    Digitization has become quite a buzzword around libraries and library organizations. Conferences, symposia and workshops on digitization are becoming more popular and many general conferences feature a technology or ...
  • Harris, Lorelei; Jacobs, Leona; Seyed Mahmoud, Donna (LibraryUniversity of Lethbridge, 2008-08)
    This poster session documents and reflects on one library’s experience diving into the realm of comprehensive assessment and evaluation from a single starting point, LibQUAL+®. The University of Lethbridge Library participated ...
  • Jacobs, Leona (2008-11-13)
    This paper summarizes the literature around the issue of removing print journal back runs from a library collection.
  • Swanepoel, Marinus (University of LethbridgeArts and ScienceLibraryUniversity of Lethbridge, 2009)
    The development of digital repositories has been a relative recent one, starting in late 2000 with the release a software package called E-Prints. Since that time, the establishment of digital repositories has gained ...
  • Eva, Nicole; McCormack, Nancy (Arts and ScienceLibraryUniversity of Lethbridge, 2009)
    The authors surveyed law library workers across Canada in an attempt to discover whether they were satisfied with their jobs, and to compare these findings to previous surveys of those working in other types of libraries. ...
  • Hudon, Jocelyn; Klauke, Richard; Knapton, Richard; Lein, M. Ross; Riddell, John; Ritchie, Brian; Wershler, Ray; Alberta Bird Record Committee (Federation of Alberta Naturalists, 2009)
  • Jacobs, Leona; Howell, David (Innovative Users Group 2009 ConferenceLibraryUniversity of Lethbridge, 2009-05)
    In the 2005 LibQUAL+ survey at the University of Lethbridge Library, graduate students in particular voiced their frustration with having to visit the Library every semester to update their library privileges. By 2007 and ...
  • Swanepoel, Marinus (LibraryLibraryUniversity of Lethbridge, 2009-06-02)
    In the mid 1990’s it was estimated that there are only about 5,000 – 8,000 speakers of the Blackfoot language and that the numbers were declining. The decline of the language was exacerbated by the absence of a generally ...
  • Graham, Rumi Y. (Toronto, ON : University of Toronto, Faculty of Information, c2011.Faculty of InformationUniversity of Toronto, 2011)
    Subject searching—seeking information with a subject or topic in mind—is often involved in carrying out undergraduate assignments such as term papers and research reports. It is also an important component of information ...
  • Williams, Robert J.; Stevens, Rhys M. G.; Nixon, Gary (University of Manitoba PressHealth SciencesArts and ScienceLibraryUniversity of Lethbridge, 2011)
    The purpose of this paper is to review what is known about gambling and problem gambling among Aboriginal peoples of North America. The focus is primarily on current gambling practices, and on health and social issues ...
  • Nicholson, Heather; Eva, Nicole (Emerald Group Publishing LimitedArts and ScienceLibraryUniversity of Lethbridge, 2011)
    This paper provides a broad outline of the current climate in adult information literacy for distance education students according to our research. The successes, challenges and lessons learned from our pilot project are ...
  • Eva, Nicole; Nicholson, Heather (The Partnership. Provincial and Territorial Library Association of CanadaArts and ScienceLibraryUniversity of Lethbridge, 2011)
    Today’s post-secondary students are digital natives. Much has been said and written about how to reach this generation, and the consensus seems to be that we need to meet them on their turf. In this session, presented at ...