Publications

Books and Chapters

Barreau, D. (1997). Information Systems for Organizations and the Problem of Ephemeral Information. Doctoral thesis, University of Maryland at College Park.

Barreau, D. K. (1989). "Microcomputers in Libraries: Planning for Effective Use." In Gerard McCabe (Ed.), Operations Handbook for the Small Academic Library, 165-175. New York: Greenwood Press.


Technical Reports

Barreau, D. (2003). The New Information Professional: Vision and Practice. School of Information & Library Science, University of North Carolina, TR-2003-04, August 2003. Funded by SLA 2002 Steven I. Goldspiel Memorial Research Grant.


Refereed Papers/Articles

Barreau, D., O'Neill, L., and Stevens, A. (2009). Research and Practice: What are we teaching about personal information management? Poster, to be presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Information Science & Technology.

Barreau, D., Rathbun-Grubb, S., and Marshall, J. (2009). The Changing Terrain of Special Librarianship: A Report from the WILIS Study. Contributed paper, Annual Meeting of the Special Libraries Association.

Marshall, J.G., Morgan, J.C., Marshall, V.W., Barreau, D., Moran, B., Solomon, P., Rathbun-Grubb, S., & Thompson, C.A. (2009). Workforce Issues in Library and Information Science (WILIS): Using an alumni survey to better prepare students in the digital age. Contributed paper, Annual Meeting of the Association for Library and Information Science Educators.

Barreau, D., Capra, R., Dumais, S., Jones, W. and Perez-Quinones, M. (2008). "Keeping, Refinding, and Sharing of Personal Information." Special issue of ACM Transactions on Information Systems, 26 (4), September. (co-edited, wrote introduction)

Barreau, D. (2008). "The Persistence of Behavior and Form in the Organization of Personal Information." (JASIST, 59 (2):310-317)

Barreau, D. (2006). Personal Information Management in Context. Presented at the 2006 ACM SIGIR Workshop on Personal Information Management in Seattle, Washington.

Barreau, D., Crystal, A., Greenberg, J., Sharma, A., Conway, M., Oberlin, J., Shoffner, M., and Seiberling, S. (2006). Augmenting memory for student learning: Designing a context-aware capture system for biology education. Poster accepted for 2006 annual meeting of the American Society for Information Science & Technology.

Barreau, D. (2005). "Listserv as Boundary Object: Implications for Personal Information Management and Organizational Learning." Proceedings of the 2005 International Conference on Knowledge Management, Suliman Hawamdeh (Ed.), Knowledge Management: Nurturing Culture, Innovation and Technology, Singapore: World Scientific Publishing, pages 377-383.

Barreau, D. (2005). "Integration of Information Professionals in the Newsroom: Two Organizational Models for Research Services." (Library & Information Science Research, 27 (3): 325-345).

Barreau, D., Su, C., and Spurgin, K. (2004). "Vertical Integration in the Statistical Knowledge Network." (poster) Proceedings of the National Conference on Digital Government Research, May 24-26, 2004: 383-384. Seattle, Washington: Digital Government Research Center.

Barreau, D. (2002). "Laying the Foundation for a Virtual Department." In ASIST 2002, Information, Connections and Community, Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, November 18-21, 2002, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Barreau, D. (2001). "Information Systems and Collection Development in Public Libraries." Library Collections, Acquisitions, and Technical Services, 25: 263-279.

Barreau, D.K. (2001). "Making Do: Transaction Systems in Organizations." Library and Information Science Research, 23: 27-43.

Barreau, D. (2000). "Distance Learning: Beyond Content." Journal of Education for Library and Information Science, 41 (2): 79-93.

Barreau, D. K. (1995). "Context as a Factor in Personal Information Management Systems." Journal of the American Society for Information Science, 46, 327-339.

Barreau, D. K. (1988). "Using Performance Measures to Implement an Online Catalog," Library Resources & Technical Services, 32, 312-322.


Refereed Unpublished Oral Presentations (Panels were reviewed, selected)

"Personal Digital Libraries," co-organized and moderated panel for November 2006 annual meeting of the American Society for Information Science & Technology in Austin, Texas.

"Digital Library Education and Training," organized and moderated panel for November 2004 annual meeting of the American Society for Information Science & Technology in Providence, Rhode Island.

"A Case for User Studies (in context) Driving PIM Development," panel presentation for November 2003 annual meeting of the American Society for Information Science in Long Beach, California.

"Largest Library: Implications for Educating Professionals", panel presentation for November 2000 annual meeting of the American Society for Information Science in Chicago, Illinois.

"Digital Libraries: Technical Competencies for Professionals", panel presentation for the annual meeting of the Association of Library and Information Science Educators, San Antonio, Texas, January 2000.


Articles/Papers in Unrefereed Journals or other venues

Barreau, D. (2009). "Personal information management, not just personal information retrieval." Observatorio for El Profesional de la Informacion. Invited editorial.

Barreau, D., Greenberg, J., Crystal, A. & Sharma, A. (2006). Personal information management in a learning context. Poster for ACM SIG-IR Workshop on Personal Information Management.

Greenberg, J., Oberlin, J., and Barreau, D. (2006). Memex metadata (M2) for personal educational portfolios. Poster for the Microsoft Faculty Summit, spring 2006.

Barreau, D. (2004). "The New Information Professional: Vision and Practice [Brief Report]." Information Outlook, 8 (4): 31-35.

Barreau, D. (2001). "The Hidden Costs of Implementing and Maintaining Information Systems." The Bottom Line: Managing Library Finances, 14 (4): 207-212.

Nardi, B. and Barreau, D. (1997) "Finding and Reminding Revisited" Association of Computing Machinery SIGCHI Bulletin, 28 (January), 76-78.

Barreau, D. and Nardi, B. (1995) "Finding and Reminding: File organization from the Desktop" Association of Computing Machinery SIGCHI Bulletin, 27 (July), 39-43. [frequently cited]

Tonneson, C., Barreau, D., McGoff, K. and Eslinger, C. (1994). "Collaborative Learning in the Virtual Classroom: Can it Overcome the Limitations of Distance?" University of Maryland, Department of Computer Science, Technical Report.


Book Reviews (for scholarly journals)

Barreau, D. (2001), reviewed Knowledge in a Social World by Alvin I. Goldman, for the Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 52 (1): 80-81.

Barreau, D. (2000), reviewed Information Management for the Intelligent Organization: The Art of Scanning the Environment by Chun Wei Choo, for Library & Information Science Research, 22 (3): 343-345.


Other Presentations

"This Conversation is Being Blogged: Our Lives, Online, All the Time, in the Trend toward Lifelogging," panel, UNC-CH, Wilson Library, March 29, 2007. Organized by the student chapter of ASIS&T, but open to the University community.

"Organizational Challenges: Communication, Records, and Personal Information Management," New York Public Library, Leadership Academy, February 2, 2006 (invited speaker).

"Goldspiel Research Report: The New Information Professional: Vision and Practice," Annual Meeting of the Special Libraries Association, June 7, 2004, in Nashville, Tennessee.

"Drudgery: When Information Systems Don't Meet Organizational Needs" University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Graduate School of Information and Library Science, March 1997.

"Managing Electronic Files in Working Environments" University of Rhode Island Graduate School of Library and Information Services, May 1996.

"Finding and Reminding: How People Use the Desktop" Human Computer Interaction Laboratory, University of Maryland, 12th Annual Symposium and Open House, 1995.

"How Do Users Organize Their Files and Directories?" Human Computer Interaction Laboratory, University of Maryland, 11th Annual Symposium and Open House, 1994.

"Technical Assistance Via BBS: A Federal System," National Conference on Criminal Justice Electronic Bulletin Boards, Boston, Massachusetts, 1991.

"Effectiveness Study of Patron Satisfaction: A Statistical Analysis of Library Use," Delaware Chapter of the Association of College and Research Libraries, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1990.