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John Wynstra

John Wynstra
Library Information Systems Specialist
(319) 273-6399
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LIB 225

Publications

Books and Parts of Books

  • Chris Neuhaus and John Wynstra, “Overview of Electronic Journals,” Magazines for Libraries: For the General Reader and School, Junior College, College, University , and Public Libraries, 9th edition, Bill Katz ed., (Publication date: November 1997).

Articles

  • Caswell, Jerry V. and Wynstra, John D (2010) "Improving the Search Experience: Federated Search and the Library Gateway," Library Hi Tech, 28,(3) pp391-401. doi:10.1108/07378831011076648
  • Caswell, Jerry V. and Wynstra, John D (2007).  “Developing the Right RFP for Selecting Your Federated Search Product: Lessons Learned and Tips from Recent Experience,” Internet Reference Services Quarterly, 12, (1/2) pp 49-71.  doi:10.1300/J136v12n01_03
  • Wynstra, John D (2005).  “Creating, Designing, and Building an Electronic Reserve System,” Journal of Interlibrary Loan, Document Delivery & Electronic Reserve, 15, (4), pp 57-81.
  • Wynstra, John D (2005).  “RefXpert: A Simple Knowledge Management Application for the Reference Desk,” Brick and Click Libraries: Proceedings of an Academic Library Symposium, (pp 124-128).  Maryville: Northwest Missouri State University.

Software

Book Reviews

Software Reviews

Presentations

  • "Optimizing Metadata in Metalib for Quality OpenURLs," Session co-presented with Jerry Caswell at the ELUNA 2010 Conference in Fort Worth, TX, May 13, 2010.
  • “On-the-fly MetaLib search forms -- anywhere, anytime” Session co-presented with Jerry Caswell at the ELUNA National Meeting  in Spearfish, SD, June 7th, 2007.
  • “RefXpert: A Simple Knowledge Management Application for the Reference Desk” Session presented at Brick and Click Libraries: Proceedings of an Academic Library Symposium, Northwest Missouri State University, Maryville, MO, October 14, 2005.
  • “Overview of Supporting Electronic Databases at Rod Library” Session presented at Herzen State Pedagogical University of Russia, St. Petersburg, Russia, October 13th, 2004.
  •  “Tap the Power of AVS” Session co-presented with Jerry Caswell at the MN Innovative User’s Group Spring Meeting 2004 in Minneapolis, MN, May 26th, 2004.
  • “Tap the Power of AVS” Session co-presented with Jerry Caswell at the Innovative Users Group 12th Annual National Meeting, Boston, MA, April 4, 2004.
  • “E-journals. Can you see me now?”  Session presented at the Innovative Users Group 11th Annual National Meeting, San Jose, CA, April 26, 2003.
  • “Web Content Management” Session presented at the AIIM Midwest Chapter February 2002 meeting, Altoona, IA.
  • “The Fine Art of Troubleshooting WAM Problems with the End User” Session presented at the Innovative Users Group 9th Annual National Meeting, Santa Clara, CA., May 3, 2001.
  • “Developing a Web-Based Index to Local Serials” Paper presented at the Spring Conference of the Iowa Library Association/Association of College & Research Libraries, Cedar Falls, IA, May 1999 (with Gerry Peterson).
  • “Internet Applications for Providing Traditional Library Services: Electronic Reserves and the Library Vertical File Via the World Wide Web” The Innovation Fair, Iowa Library Association Annual Conference, Waterloo, Iowa, October 11, 1996 (with Chris Neuhaus).
  • “Windows 95 in an Academic Library” Iowa ACRL, Spring Conference, Storm Lake, IA, May 3, 1996 (with David Corbly)

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