Donald Barclay

Donald Barclay is the deputy university librarian at the University of California, Merced. He started at UC Merced in 2002, and prior to that I held librarian positions at the Texas Medical Center-Houston Academy of Medicine, University of Houston, and New Mexico State University. In a previous existence, Barclay was a firefighter on a U.S. Forest Service hotshot crew. Hisresearch and publishing interests include libraries and information, the literature of the American West, and children's literature.

Weeding the stacks

Weeding the Books Out of Academic Libraries

The printed book, though still part of the academic library ensemble, is being relegated to the role of supporting player rather than the lead actor, argues a University of California librarian.

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