Certificate of Advanced Study (CAS) Projects

Note: the CAS Project was not required for fulfillment of the CAS until 1982.


Kristyn Caragher
Anti-Oppression Workshop Series at the University Library.

Heidi Uphoff
A Usability Study of SciTech Connect, the Department of Energy's Public Access Portal.


Coyle, Joseph
Library Services for Youth in Custody.

Helregel, Nicole
Library Marketing: Education & Practice.

Short, Matthew
The Dime Novel Ontology Project: Modeling Late 19th Century Popular Fiction.


Ahonsi, Athonia
Resource Description and Access (RDA) Handbook for Facilitating the Understanding of RDA Rules by Librarians and Catalogers in English Speaking Countries in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Armstrong, Melanie
A Curriculum to Remediate Information Literacy Knowledge and Skills Deficits in Students at Sauk Valley Community College.

Jin, Sun Young (Boaz)
A Model and Roles of a Common Terminology to Improve Metadata Interoperability.


Dean, Tricia
Religious Choice for Young Adults: An Introduction to the Information Issues.

Eisner, Nadene Susan
Engaging Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students in the School Library: A Handbook for Teacher-Librarians.

Harbeson, Eric
Online Access to Institutional Recordings: An Analysis of Copyright Issues.

Larson, Miriam Betty
In Search of Culturally Relevant Library Practice: A Case Study Examination of Race and Racism in the School Library.

Popp, Tracy
Developing Policies, Procedures and Workflows for Stewarding Born Digital Collections in the University Library and University Archives at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.

Shasteen, Ruth Herron
Leadership and the School Librarian.


Brocato, Linde M.
Publishing, Typography, and Politics: Mena’s Works and the Parallel Editions of Antwerp, 1552.

DeJonker-Berry, Debra Ann
Digital Libraries in Small Communities: Developing a Sustainable Model for Massachusetts.

Gibson, Robin Leah
Bringing the World to Your Community.

Lapinsky, Jessica Wren
Keep Calm and Carry On: A Training Model for Integrated Disaster Response for Cultural Collections.

Lucic, Ana
Characterizing Authorship Style: Contrasting Linguistic and Statistical Strategies.

Morokawa, Hiromi
Knowledge Management and Organizational Performance in Civil Society: Case on the United Nations Volunteer Program.

Perez, Celia Claudia
Social Media as Professional Development Tool: Developing a Blog about Latino Children’s and YA Literature.


Hahn, James F.
Implementing Location-based Recommendation Services in Library Bookstacks.

Lenstra, Noah James
E-Black Champaign-Urbana: Community Informatics and Cultural Heritage Information in a Low-Income Community.

Petrella, Julia Burns
Music and School Libraries.

Pirmann, Carrie M.
Using Tags to Improve Findability in Library OPACs: A Usability Study of Librarything for Libraries.

Weyerhaeuser, George Walker
Automatic Subject Metadata Quality Assessment in IDEALS and MEDLINE Using the Conformance to Expectation Metric.


Baumberger, Jill D.
Where Do I Start? Steps to Getting an Unused School Library Back on Track.

Breakstone, Elizabeth Raife
How Much of Your Collection is Really Online? An Analysis of the Overlap of Printed and Digital Holdings at the University of Oregon Law Library.

Conley, Laura A.
The Digital Librarian: Overcoming Barriers to Integrate Technology into the School Library Media Center.

Jett, Jacob Guy
Supplementing OAI-PMH in the IMLS Digital Collections & Content Aggregation.

Pederson, Anna Corrine
Libraries as Bridges Across the Digital Divide: Partnership and Approaches Used in the U.S. Technology Opportunities Program, 1994-2005.


Anderson, Kimberly Seohban
Why National Board Certification is Important to School Librarianship.

Diekman, Linda Mary
Exploring Research: Lessons Learned from Library Assessment.

Edwards, Elizabeth Marie
Examining the Preparation for Reference-based Instruction among Academic Librarians.

Edwards, Ryan Eric
Koha, Open-Source System Replacement for CSUCI Quicksilver ILS?


Bromann, Katrina Ann
Collaborating, Growing and Impacting Learners in a School Library Media Center.

Fournier, Kimberly Anne
Information Literacy and the Net Generation: A Community College Perspective.

Koteles, Colin J.
Existing Conformance to DLF/Aquifer MODS Implementation Guidelines.

Voss, Elizabeth A.
A Critical Look at K-12 Student Learning in the Library Media Center.

Winterhalter, Deidre Kellens
Common Assessment Portfolio for K-12 LIS Certification.


Cree, Charity Lynn
Competencies of New Children's Librarians in Providing Services to Children in Public Libraries,

Gaffney, Sean
Using Cocitation Analysis to Map the Literature of Food Science (2003-2005).

Larkee, Beth A.
Implementing Infrastructure for e-learning in Sub-Saharan Africa.


Guthrie, Frank M.
Paragraph Theory an the Search for Meaning Against the Backdrop of American Intellectual History, 1865-1985.


Konieczny, Alison Scott
Biomedical Collection Development.

Peng, Weihong
Humanists' Views on Scholarly Electronic Publishing.

Wheeler, William
Connecting Users to Collections: an Exploration of Intersections and Possibilities.


Helms, Cynthia Potter
The Awareness and Attitudes of K-12 Educators of the U.S. Copyright Law and the Educational Fair Use Guidelines: Survey of K-12 Educators in Champaign-Ford Counties Illinois.

Moyer, Jessica E.
The Educational and Recreational Outcomes of Fiction Reading by Public Library Patrons.


Fuoss, Deborah Michelle
Redesign of the ERIC/EECE Web Site.

Lee, Junghae
The Usability of the Online Library Catalog: Based on Three Evaluation Methods.


Zhang, Junfang
Mining Liver-disorders Data with XCSI.


Ding, Lei
Thesauri-Based Query Expansion and Inline Annotation for Flora.

Sackett, Jennifer Ann
A Preservation Plan for J. S. Mack Library at Bob Jones University: Applying the Principle of Good Stewardship.


Gaffney, Loretta M.
From Comstock to Family Friendly Libraries: A Comparative History of Censorship, Parental Rights and Library Services to Youth.

Ritchie, Catherine J.
Collection Development of Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual-Related Adult Non-Fiction in Medium-Sized Illinois Public Libraries.

Waldrep, Pamela J.
Disaster Recovery and Prevention Manual [Booth Library, Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, Illinois].


Martin, Linnea S.
Pin the Tales on the Donkay: The Life of Libraries by Don Krummel as told to Linnea Martin.


Borden, Amy Elizabeth
Electronic News on the World Wide Web: Its Possibilities, Potential, and Usefulness in Library Settings.

Coppen, David Peter
The Public Life of Andrei Sakharov, 1966-1989: An Annotated Bibliography.

Kolias, Joan Marie
The Design and Implementation of an Online Catalog for the Commonwealth Edison Corporate Library's Historical Documents using InMagic.

Van Jacob, Scott Joseph
An Evaluation of Latin America Studies Materials Purchased by Undergraduate Liberal Arts Colleges from 1980 to 1989.


Bertrand, Thomas Henry
Developing Internet Instructional Resources for McLean County Unit District 5.


Costello, Suzanne Therese
Condition Survey of Book Papers in the Center for Children's Books Professional Collection.

Dessouky, Ibetesam Abdel Rahman
The Present and Future Status of Information Sources for Industrial Engineering Students.

Hansen, Irene
Reference Sources and Services for Genealogists: A Graduate Library School Course Outline and Bibliography.

Liu, Ning
Lincoln Database: Library Browsing System.


Nowak, Maria Gorecki
Historical Perspective on the Bibliographic Control of Microforms.


Petrowski, Mary Jane
Connecting Bibliographic Instruction to Collection Development Using Term Paper Topic Analysis: Findings for the Undergraduate Collection.


Chan, Siu-Yau
Computer Programming by Librarians in Illinois Special Libraries.

Dillinger, Mary Ada
An Investigation of Bibliographic Instruction in Selected Private Liberal Arts Colleges.

Dugan, Charlotte
Evaluation of Hypertext in Teaching a Library Skills Course.

Guo, Youren
The Design and Implementation of an Interface for Communication, Online Searching and Online Catalog Maintenance.

Surya, Radha
Audiovisual and Film Study Resources in Research Libraries.


Betzold, MaryBeth
An Investigation of the Current Use and the Potential Use of Approval Plans in Public Libraries of Various Sizes.

Gordon, Avishag
Centralization Versus Decentralization in Academic Libraries.

Matthews, Priscilla J. Strange
Analysis of a Random Sample of FBR Name & Subject Authority Records for Types of Errors.

O'Rourke, Carolyn Young
CELDS Acquisitions and Record Keeping.

Ramachandran, Hemamalini
Preliminary Bibliography of Monographs on Indian Cinema.


Chiang, Dudee
Application of the Bradford Distribution to Online Search Results: an Online Bibliometric Study.

Cunningham, Willis Franklin
IGO (International Government Organization) Depository Collections in U.S. Libraries: Development of a Directory.

Diehl, Susan Jean
The Public Library Users Perception of Library Use Instruction.

Elzy, Cheryl Asper
A Comparison of Notable Children's Books and Children's Choices: Are We Really Choosing Books for Children?


Baker, John Mark
Learning How to Retrieve Information the Correct Way!

Han, Eun-Gyoung
Comparison of Self-Service Database Searching and SilverPlatter ERIC on CD-ROM.

Lee, Sun-Yoon Kim
Do Korean Mathematicians Cite Differently Whether They Publish in Korea or Abroad?

Xia, Yun
Computer-Aided Job Hunting: Design of an Interactive Computer Online Searching System for the University of Illinois Graduate School of Library and Information Science Placement Services.


Booze, Ellistine Anita
Stratification in Librarianship (with Emphasis on Women as a Category of Library Workers).

Bradford, Roberta King
Inexpensive Modifications to an Existing CLSI System to Create 'User-Friendly' Interface.

Holmes, Norman Walter
Computer Assisted Shelf Management System.

Olive, Cynthia Marie
Expectations about Catalogers 1921-1987.


Hecker, Margaret [Prentice]
Public Domain Software.

Tsay, Ming-Yueh
A Bibliometric Study of Indexing and Abstracting, 1876-1976.

Wright, Joyce Crawford
Job Opportunities for Academic and Public Librarians: 1980-1984.


Gilliland, Anne
A Comparative Study of Automated Access Systems which Provide Direct Rapid Use Access to Data Concerning Archival Holdings and Subject Content.

Moreo, Stan David
The Microcomputer: What Is It? How Does It Function? What Is Its Role in the Library?


Eckert, Sharon Stine
The Pluralism of Rural: A Survey of Reference Service in Iowa Public Libraries Serving a Population of Less Than 2,500.

Fujii, Akiko
Overlapping Coverage of Energy Information Abstracts by Eight Secondary Services.

Koch, Jean Soulier
Newspaper Indexing: The Urbana Courier.

Miller, Kathryn Prichard
Preparation and Maintenance of Beat Files in The Daily Illini Library.


Otsu, Kiyoshi
A Bibliometric Study of Japanese Scientific Publications.

Rinne, Martha [Bock]
Computer-based Education: a Review and Index to Software Applications.


Mills, Terry R.
The University of Illinois Film Center Collection Use Study.

Phenix, Katharine J.
Women's Studies Pathfinders: a CAI Project.