|| Wilma L.
Wilma L. Jones
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PhD, New York University
MLS, Northern Illinois University
MA, Northern Illinois University
BA, Northern Illinois University
AA, Parkland Community College
Biography / Academic Interests
Wilma L. Jones has been Chief Librarian at the College of Staten Island since 2002 and a member of the faculty since 1992. In addition to her role as Chairperson of the Department of the Library, Dr. Jones manages day-to-day operations including the maintenance and development of services and facilities, as well as research and instructional resources. Dr. Jones continually strives to develop the holdings of the Library in support of the educational mission of the College of Staten Island and the research needs of its students, faculty, and staff. Dr. Jones' research interests include library administration and the impact of integrating new and emerging advanced technologies in the academic environment, African women writers, and the African community in New York City.
Scholarship / Publications
Jones, Wilma L. “Learning Resources and Library Administration.” In Academic Administration: A Quest for Better Management and Leadership in Higher Education. Edited by Sheying Chen. NY: Nova Science Publishers, Inc, 2009. (pp. 243-258).
Jones, Wilma. L. "Academic Libraries in the Digital Era." In Shaping the 21st Century: The Role of Higher Education in Economic, Technological and Cultural Development : Proceedings of the Tenth Sino-American Conference on Education, June 8-12, 2004. Jamaica, New York: York College, City University of New York, c2006, pp 187-192.
Evans, Beth and Wilma Jones, “Demonstrating the World Wide Web as an Academic
Research Tool.” Journal of Computing in Higher Education, v.9:no.2 (Spring 1998): 113-135.
Jones, Wilma L. "The Professional Status of Librarians in a Changing World: A Selective Bibliography," Urban Library Journal, v.10:no.1&2 (Fall1997/Winter) 1998: 55-61.
Jones, Wilma L. "Review of Journals Dealing with the Internet." The Serials Librarian, v.30:no.1 (1996): 35-44.
Jones, Wilma L. "A Profile of an African University Library: Fourah Bay College Library." Third World Libraries, v.5:no.2 (Spring 1995): 22-29.
Jones, Wilma L. Twenty Contemporary African Women Writers: A Bio-Bibliography. ERIC, 1995, 45p. ED 386 752.