• James Cash Penney and His North Dakota Stores 

        Author(s):Kruger, David Delbert
        Date:2012-01-01
        Although James Cash Penney opened his first store in 1902, at the age of twenty-six, he kept his business entirely in the western United States for the first twelve years of its existence. By 1914 he was operating about ...
      • Library Instruction and Academic Success : A mixed-methods assessment of a library instruction program 

        Author(s):Bowles-Terry, Melissa
        Date:2012-01-01
        Objectives – This study examines the connection between student academic success and information literacy instruction. Locally, it allowed librarians to ascertain the institution's saturation rate for information literacy ...
      • "It Pays to Shop at Penney's" : A National Department Store on the Main Streets of Arkansas 

        Author(s):Kruger, David Delbert
        Date:2012-01-01
        On the morning James Cash Penney opened his first Arkansas store in 1923, the mastermind of Walmart was just five years old, and the founder of Dillard's had yet to see his ninth birthday. At the same time, the lives of ...
      • Making the Transition from AUL to Line Librarian 

        Author(s):Barstow, Sandra M.
        Date:2012-01-01
        Moving from a line librarian department head level position into an AUL position appears to be an achievement that guarantees that the individual will remain in administration for the rest of their professional career, or ...
      • Sometimes the News is Good 

        Author(s):Barstow, Sandra M.
        Date:2012-01-01
        Even in difficult economic times, an institution as complex as a university sometimes approaches the end of the fiscal year with funds that must be expended. The sources of these funds are varied, as are the requirements ...