Recent Submissions

  • Managing the Electronic Resources Lifecycle with Kanban 

    McLean, Jaclyn; Canham, Robin (De Gruyter, 2018-03-15)
    This paper discusses the implementation of Kanban as the framework for managing electronic resources workflows by presenting case studies from the University of Saskatchewan Library and at the Saskatchewan Polytechnic ...
  • workflow vs. lifecycle management: bridging the gap 

    McLean, Jaclyn (2018-03-06)
    Day to day life in eresources management includes managing several intersecting workflows, across units (at least in our library). While managing the minutiae, how can we keep the big picture of the eresources lifecycle ...
  • A Tale of Two Libraries 

    McLean, Jaclyn; Canham, Robin (2017-04-03)
    Kanban is a method for managing knowledge workflow through a visual approach. This presentation outlines how two diverse academic libraries are using Kanban philosophy to manage the work and processes for e-resource ...
  • The Elephant in the Room: Imposter Syndrome & Librarian Researcher 

    McLean, Jaclyn (2016-10-12)
    In embarking on my own research this past year, I encountered periods of extreme self-doubt about my abilities. Librarians of all ages and experience levels have spoken frankly to me of their own impostor syndrome moments, ...
  • Find Out What Your Users Are Thinking: UX for Libraries 

    Lucky, Shannon; McLean, Jaclyn (2016-05-07)
    Curious how your patrons understand and use your library? Question the effectiveness of a library service or online resource but not sure what action to take? Curious about what user experience (UX) is and what it means ...
  • Implementing LibGuides 2: An Academic Case Study 

    Duncan, Vicky; Lucky, Shannon; McLean, Jaclyn (Journal of Electronic Resources Librarianship, 2015)
    Since 1997, the University of Saskatchewan Library has used “subject pages” to highlight key library resources. When Springshare announced it was launching LibGuides v2, a project team was assembled to transition a mixture ...