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Paula Barnett-Ellis: Publications


Peer Reviewed Journals:

  • Barnett-Ellis, Paula and Yingqi Tang, “User-centered Collection Development: A Citation Analysis of Graduate Biology Theses.” Collection Management v. 41 no. 1 (2016): 3-22.
  • Barnett-Ellis, Paula and Vann, Charlcie Pettway, “The Library Right There in My Hand: Mobile Services in a Medium-sized Regional University.” Southeastern Librarian v. 62 no. 2 (2014): 10-15.
  • Charnigo, Laurie and Paula Barnett-Ellis, "Checking out The impact of a digital trend on academic libraries." Information Technology and Libraries, v. 26 no. 1 (March 2007): 23-34.
  • Barnett-Ellis, Paula and Sherri Restauri. "Nursing Student Library Usage Patterns in Online Courses: Findings & Recommendations, Internet Reference Services Quarterly. V. 11 no. 4 (2006): 117-138.
  • Poe, Jodi and Paula Barnett-Ellis, "Electronic Reserves for the Nursing Programs at Jacksonville State University. Journal of Interlibrary Loan, Document Delivery & Electronic Reserve. v. 17 no. 1/2 (2007): 67-81.
  • Paula Barnett-Ellis and Laurie Charnigo. "Wireless Networks in Medium-sized Academic Libraries," Library Information and Technology 24:1 (2005): 13-21
  • Paula Barnett-Ellis and Luke Griffin. "Faculty Use of Electronic Library Resources," Academic Exchange Quarterly 7 (2003): 152-156.


  • Barnett-Ellis, Paula and Marliese Thomas. "From the Editors." The Alabama Librarian v.58 no.1 (2007): p.1.
  • Barnett-Ellis, Paula and Jodi Poe. "Tech Notes: Beware the Blog." The Alabama Librarian v.57 no. 2, (2007):4-5.
  • Barnett-Ellis, Paula. “Meeting Reports: 2003 Winners, Scholarships for Librarians with Limited Institutional Support.” Synapse: Newsletter of Alabama Health Libraries Association v. 22 no. 4 (2003): 3.

Book Chapters

  • Accepted, Kimberly Westbrooks and Barnett-Ellis, Paula, "'Pearing' Collection Assessment Data to The Intended Audience." In Marwin Britto and Kristin Kinsley (Eds.), Academic Libraries and the Academy: Strategies and Approaches to Demonstrate Your Value, Impact and Return on Investment. Chicago: Association of College and Research Libraries
  • Barnett-Ellis, Paula, and Charlcie Pettway Vann, “A Recipe for Collection Assessment: Mixing Together Key Ingredients to Make a Roux.” In Aaron W. Dobbs (Ed.), The Library Assessment Cookbook. Chicago: Association of College and Research Libraries.

Book Reviews

  • Barnett-Ellis, Paula. "A Review of Exploring Discovery: the Front Door to your Library's Licensed and Digitized Content." Journal of Web Librarianship. Published online July 18, 2017.
  • Barnett-Ellis, Paula. "A Review of "Reinventing Reference: How Libraries Deliver Value in the Age of Google." Journal of Web Librarianship 9, no. 4: (2015) 221-222.
  • Barnett-Ellis, Paula. “A Review of Building Communities: Social Networking for Academic Libraries.” Journal of Web Librarianship v. 9 no. 1 (2015). 58-59.
  • Barnett-Ellis, Paula. “A Review of Designing Effective Library Tutorials: A Guide for Accommodating Multiple Learning Styles.” Journal of Web Librarianship v.8 no.3. (2014): 110-111.
  • Barnett-Ellis, Paula. “A Review of Marketing Your Library's Electronic Resources." Journal of Web Librarianship v. 8 no.2 (2014): 240-241.
  • Barnett-Ellis, Paula. “A Review of Fundamentals of Library Instruction by Monty L. McAdoo.” Reference and User Services Quarterly v. 52 no. 4 (2013): 345-345.
  • Barnett-Ellis, Paula. A Review of Optimizing Academic Library Services in the Digital Milieu: Digital Devices and Their Emerging Trends.” Journal of Web Librarianship v. 8 no.4 (2014):424-425.
  • Barnett-Ellis, Paula. “A Review of Science and Technology Resources: a Guide for Information Professionals and Researchers.” Journal of Web Librarianship v. 8 no.1 (2014): 110-111.
  • Barnett-Ellis, Paula. “A Review of face2face: Using Facebook, Twitter and Other Social Media to Create Great Customer Connections.” Journal of Web Librarianship v.7 no.3 (2013): 350-351.
  • Barnett-Ellis, Paula, “A Review of E-books in Academic Libraries.” Reference and User Services Quarterly v. 51 no.10 (2011): 84.
  • Barnett-Ellis, Paula. “A Review of Choosing Web 2.0 Tools For Learning and Teaching in a Digital World.” Journal of Web Librarianship v. 5 no. 2 (2011): 163-164.
  • Barnett-Ellis, Paula. "A Review of 'A Social Networking Primer for Librarians: The Tech Set-Volume 7'." Journal of Web Librarianship v. 4, no. 4 (2010): 474-475.
  • Barnett-Ellis, Paula, “A Review of Creating the Customer-Driven Academic Library by Jeannette Woodward.” Journal of Web Librarianship v. 4 no. 1 (2010): 100-101.