Sheri Ross

Associate Professor

651-690-6651

svtross@stkate.edu

Sheri Ross came to St. Kate's from Florida State University, where in 2008 she completed her dissertation titled The scholarly use of journals offered through the Health Internetwork Access to Research Initiative (HINARI) and Access to Global Online Research in Agriculture (AGORA) programs as suggested by the journal-citing patterns of scholars in the least-developed nations. She earned her MLIS in 2001 from the University of North Texas and then served as Social Sciences Librarian and Electronic Resource Librarian at the State University of New York, Purchase Library.

  • Scholarly Communication
  • Electronic Resource Management
  • Information Policy

Ph.D., Information Studies
Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, 2008

Master of Science, Library Science
University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, 2001

Master of Arts, Cultural Anthropology
State University of New York, Buffalo, New York, 1993

Bachelor of Science, Business Management
George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, 1988

Florida State University. (2006). Preparing Future Faculty Fellow

Florida State University. (2006). Online Mentor Certification

Project Athena. (2004). Fellow, 2004–2007

Florida State University. (2003). Association of College and Research Libraries Effective Practices Citation, 2003–2005

St Catherine University. (2013). Faculty Scholarship and Development Grant

St. Catherine University. (2009). Faculty Research and Scholarly Activities Grant

Society for Scholarly Publishing. (2006). SSP Grant

Instructor, Information Policy, Information Organization, College of Information, Florida State University, 2006–2008

Industry Advisory Board Member, Greenwood Electronic Publishing, 2003–2006

Systems / Electronic Resources Librarian, Purchase College Library, State University of New York at Purchase, 2002–2004

Instructor, Techniques for Library Research, Manhattanville College, 2001–2003

Ross, S. (2011). Ross, S. V. T. & Buckles, C. (2011). "The Health Internetwork Access to Research Initiative (HINARI) in eligible American countries: Benefits, challenges and relationship to Internet use." First Monday 16(7).

Ross, S. (2004). Ross, S. V. T. (2004). "Applying program assessment techniques to electronic resources management." Technical Services Quarterly 22(1), 9-20.

Ross, S. (2007). Ross, S. V. T. (2007). "Ethical Climate Typology and Questionnaire: A discussion of instrument modifications." Journal of Academic Librarianship. 33, 567-580.

Ross, S. (2011). Ross, S. V. T. (2011). "Non-resident Use of Libraries Along the Appalachian Trail." Library Management 32(8-9), 540-552.

Ross, S. (2008). "A study of citations made to journals offered through the Access to Global Online Resources in Agriculture (AGORA) program by authors from eligible Asian countries." Atsugi: Tokyo University of Agriculture

Ross, S. (2013). Ross, S. V. T. (2010). "A grounded analysis of the use of public libraries in Appalachia by non-residents." In A Katsirikou (Ed.) Conference Proceedings, International Conference on Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries QQML2010. Chania

Ross, S. (2010). Ross, S. V. T. (2010). "A grounded analysis of the use of public libraries in Appalachia by nonresidents." In A Katsirikou (Ed.) Conference Proceedings, International Conference on Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries QQML2010., Chania, Crete: University of Piraeus

Ross, S. (2011). Ross, S. V. T. (2011). "Teaching Electronic Resource Management." In K. Strauch, B. Berhardt, and L. Hinds (Eds.), Charleston Conference Proceedings, 2010: Anything Goes. Charleston, SC: Against the Grain Press.

Ross, S. (2011). Ross, S. V. T. (2011). "Teaching electronic resource management." In K. Strauch, B. R. Bernhardt, & L.H. Hinds (Eds.), Charleston Conference Proceedings 2010. Purdue University Press., Purdue University Press.

Ross, S. (2013). Ross, S. V. T. (2013). "Intellectual property policies in academe: Issues and concerns with digital scholarship." In K. Strauch, B. R. Bernhardt, & L.H. Hinds (Eds.), Purdue University Press.

Technical report

Ross, S. (2009). "HINARI/AGORA Study Results with 2008 Data."

Review/Critique/Discussion

Ross, S. (2002). Ross, S. V. T. (2002). “National Park Service Archaeology and Ethnography Program.” Internet review for College and Research Library News 63(12), 827, College and Research Library News

Ross, S. (2002). Ross, S. V. T. (2002). “The American Museum of Natural History's Congo Expedition.” Internet review for College and Research Library News 63(5), 362., College and Research Library News

Ross, S. (2004). Ross, S. V. T. (2004). “The Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender and Reproduction.” Internet review for College and Research Library News 65(3), 163

Ross, S. (2005). Ross, S. V. T. (2005). “California Geographical Survey.” Internet review for College and Research Library News 66(11), 763., College and Research Library News

Ross, S. (2009). Ross, S. V. T. (2009). “Scholarship in the Digital Age: Information, Infrastructure, and the Internet.” By Christine L. Borgman. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2007. Book review for Library Quarterly 79(3), Library Quarterly

Ross, S. Ross, S. V. T. (2013). “Knowledge Unlatched: Can We Change the Face of Scholarly Book Publishing?” Presented by Frances Pinter and Hazel Woodward. Review for Against the Grain 25(?)., Against the Grain

Ross, S. Ross, S. V. T. (2013). “NISO’s DDA Initiative: Cross-Industry Stakeholders Express PDA to Improve the Landscape for All.” Presented by Barbara Kawecki, Nettie Lagace, and Michael Levine-Clark. Review for Against the Grain 25(?)., Against the Grain

Book Review

Ross, S. (2015).“Fundamentals of Collection Development and Management, 3rd.” by Peggy Johnson, Chicago: American Library Association (2014). Book review for Technicalities 35(3).

Book

Ross, S. Ross, S. V. T. (2015). Guide to Electronic Resource Management, Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited. (Contracted and in process, scheduled publication summer, 2015)

Ross, S. (2015). Ross, S. V. T. (2015). “Practitioner Perspectives on the Core Competencies for Electronic Resource Librarians: a Qualitative Study.” Presentation for the Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries Conference, Paris, May 2015.

Ross, S. (2014). Ross, S. V. T. (2014). “DRM and eBooks.” Presentation for the Minnesota State Library eBook Webinar Series. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, May, 2014.

Ross, S. (2014). Ross, S. V. T. (2014). “Practitioner Perspectives on the Core Competencies for Electronic Resource Librarians: Preliminary Results of a Qualitative Study.” Presentation for the Electronic Resources in Libraries Conference, Austin, March, 2014.

Ross, S. (2014). Ross, S. V. T. (2014). “Notes from the Rookie of the Year.” Presentation with the Proquest Graduate Education Program for the Association of Library and Information Science Education Conference. Philadelphia, January, 2014.

Ross, S. (2012). Ross, S. V. T. & Hannay, W. (2012). “Intellectual Property Policies in Academe: Issues and Concerns with Digital Scholarship.” Presentation for the Charleston Conference. Charleston, November, 2012.

Ross, S. (2012). Ross, S. V. T., Hammond, H., Johnson, D. & Casey, S. (2011). “Tailoring the eFolio Experience to Meet Assessment Needs.” Presentation for the eLearning Summit 2011. Northwestern College, St. Paul, MN; July, 2011.

Ross, S. (2012). Pottiger, L. & Ross, S. V. T. (2011). “Community Services: What Are Hikers Looking For?” Presentation for the Appalachian Trail Conservancy’s 38th Biennial Conference, Emory and Henry College, Emory, VA; July, 2011.

Ross, S. (2012). Ross, S. V. T. (2012). “Exploring Non-resident Library Use in Appalachia.” Poster presented at the Association for Library and Information Science Education Conference, January, 2012.

Ross, S. (2010). Ross, S. V. T. (2010). “A grounded analysis of the use of public libraries in Appalachia by non-residents.” Paper presented at International Conference on Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries. Chania, Crete, May, 2010.

Ross, S. (2009). Ross, S. V. T. (2009). “The scholarly use of journals offered through HINARI and AGORA programs as suggested by the journal-citing patterns of scholars in the least-developed nations.” Poster presented at the ALISE/Jean Tague Sutcliffe Doctoral Student Research Poster Competition. Denver, January, 2009.

Ross, S. (2008). Ross, S. V. T. (2008). “A Study of Citations Made to Journals Offered through the Access to Global Online Resources in Agriculture (AGORA) Program by Authors from Eligible Asian Countries.” Paper presented at the World Conference on Agricultural Information and IT, Tokyo, August, 2008.

Ross, S. (2006). Ross, S. V. T. (2006). “Electronic Resources Management: Exploring the Ethical Climate.” Poster presentation for Association for Library and Information Science Education Annual Conference, San Antonio, January, 2006.