Cole Williamson | Reference Librarian/Associate Professor | 936.273.7091 | Office: F-142
Education: MS Library Science, University of North Texas; BA, History, University of Houston
Subject Librarian for: Subject Librarian for: Accounting, Administrative Services, Business, Computer Information Technology, Economics, Geography, Government, History, Land Surveying, Management, Marketing, and Political Science.
2019 - Present | Reference Librarian / Associate Professor, Lone Star College-Montgomery
2018 - 2019 | Research & Scholarly Communication Librarian / Assistant Professor, University of Arkansas-LR
2014 - 2017 | Instruction Librarian / Assistant Professor, Sam Houston State University
2013 - 2014 | Reference / Instruction Librarian, Front Range Community College-Westminster
2011 - 2013 | Part-Time Reference Librarian, Lone Star College-Kingwood
Publications and Presentations
Mueller, K.L., Valdes, Z., Owens, E., & Williamson, C. (2019). "Where's the EASY Button? Uncovering E-Book Usability." Reference & User Services Quarterly, 59(1), 44-65.
Cole Williamson, W. (2017). Review of Literature in the Making: A History of U. S. Literary Culture in the Long Nineteenth Century. Journal of American Culture, 40(2), 193.
Macheak, Carol and W. Cole Williamson. (2018, October). Faculty Incentives to Adopt OER. Open Education Symposium, Fayetteville, AR.
Book Reviews for American Reference Book Annual
Melissa Heselmeyer | Reference Librarian/Professor | 936.273.7020 | Office: F-136
Education: MS Learning Technologies & MS Library Science, University of North Texas; BS, Criminal Justice, Sam Houston State University
Subject Librarian for: Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Emergency Medical Services, Engineering, Geology, Kinesiology, Nursing, Pharmacy Technology, Physical Therapy, Physics, and Radiology Technology.
2015 - Present | Reference Librarian/Associate Professor, Lone Star College-Montgomery
2014 - 2015 | Part-Time Reference Librarian, Lone Star College-Montgomery
2013 | Intern, Lone Star College-Montgomery Library
2011 - 2012 | Library Specialist I, Texas A&M University
2009 - 2011 | Library Specialist II, Texas A&M University
Monica Cammack | Reference Librarian/Associate Professor | 936.273.7487 | Office: F-144
Education: MLIS, Texas Woman's University; BS, Interdisciplinary Studies, University of Texas at Arlington
Subject Librarian for: Arts & Humanities, Automotive Technology, Child Development & Family Studies, Dance, Drafting, Drama, Education & Human Development, Live Entertainment Technology, Machining, Math, Music, Theater, Visual Communications, and Welding.
2018 - Present | Reference Librarian / Assistant Professor, Lone Star College-Montgomery
2015 - 2017 | Part-time Reference Librarian, Lone Star College-Montgomery
Sarah Palacios-Wilhelm | Dean of Academic Affairs | 936.273.7393| Office: F-164
Education: MEd, The George Washington University; MS, Library and Information Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; BA, Philosophy, The George Washington University
2016 - Present | Dean, Academic Support & Libraries, Lone Star College-Montgomery
2014 - 2016 | Director, Library, Lone Star College-Montgomery
2012 - 2014 | Reference Librarian/Associate Professor, Lone Star College-Montgomery
2009 - 2012 | Government Information Specialist, Rice University
2006 - 2008 | Reference and Instruction Librarian, The George Washington University
2001 - 2006 | Circulation and Reference Coordinator, The George Washington University
Publications and Presentations
Beers, E., Gaspar, D. & Palacios-Wilhelm, S. (2011). User Experience as Professional Development: Transforming Services Through Collaborative Assessment Contributed Paper Accepted for Presentation. Philadelphia, PA : ACRL Annual Conference
Edwards, E. & Palacios-Wilhelm, S. (2008). Two Programs, One Service: Recursive Assessment in the Gelman Library System's IM Reference Service. Virtual Poster Session for the MARS Management of Electronic Resources and Services Committee. Anaheim, CA: ALA Annual Conference Available at:http://hdl.handle.net/1961/4532
Gaspar, D. & Palacios-Wilhelm, S. (2008). IMplementing IM @ Reference: The GW Experience In L. Cohan (Ed.) Library 2.0 Initiatives in Academic Libraries. (pp. 133-144 ) Chicago: ALA
Hodges, A. & Palacios-Wilhelm, S. (2007). Reclaiming our collaborative past: How instant messaging has brought us back together. Presented at Collaborative Virtual Reference Conference, Denver, CO
Gaspar, D., Maldonaldo, L. & Palacios-Wilhelm, S. (2006). Virtual Reference IM Chat and Beyond: Taking Reference Services Outside the Library. Presented at Computers In Libraries Conference, Washington, DC