Researcher

Publications:

  • Article:

Bensen, A. & Long, A. K. (2010). Celebrating scholarship, knowledge, and camaraderie: The 20th Anniversary of the Alice G. Smith Lecture Series. Florida Libraries, 53(1), 14-15.

  • Proceedings:

Long, A. K. (Ed.). (2011). ACURIL XLI: Proceedings from the Annual Conference : The Role of Libraries and Archives in Disaster Preparedness, Response, and Research. Tampa, Fla: Association of Caribbean University, Research and Institutional Libraries.

  • Book chapter:

Long, A. K., & McCook, K. P. (2011). Youth Services. In K. P. McCook, Introduction to Public Librarianship (2nd. ed.) (241-281). New York: Neal-Schuman.

Presentations:

  • 2016: “Pura Belpré Award 20th Anniversary” Panel. Margarita Engle, Rafael Lopez, Sandra Rios Balderrama, Josie Bustos, and Alicia K. Long. Arne Nixon Center for the Study of Children Literature, California State-Fresno, California.
  • 2016: “Slimming Down: Why Not Feed Your Need to Weed?” Panel. Valerie Boulos, Alicia K. Long, & Ying Zhang. Panhandle Library Network (PLAN) Mini Conference, September 9, 2016. Panama City, FL.
  • 2016: “Slimming Down: Why Not Feed Your Need to Weed?” Panel. Valerie Boulos, Judy Born, Alicia K. Long, & Ying Zhang. Florida Library Association (FLA) Conference, March 2, 2016. Daytona Beach, FL.
  • 2015: “¿Sí o no? Facts & Myths About Library Services to Latinos” Webinar. Florida Library Association (FLA). October 20, 2015.
  • 2014: “Book Awards and Library Services to Latinos” Interview on “Have You Heard?” Radio Program. WSLR, 96.5 (Sarasota, FL). July 22, 2014.
  • 2012: “Emerging Leaders – Team N: Noche de Cuentos/A Night of Stories” Poster Session. Alicia K. Long, Tina Chan, and Johnice Dominick. ALA Annual Conference, Anaheim, California, 2012.
  • 2011: “Leading the reinstatement of “REFORMA de Florida” at the FLA 2011 Annual Conference.” Panel. Alicia K. Long. Suncoast Information Specialists, John Germany Library, Tampa, FL. June, 2011.
  • 2011: “Access for All: Best Practices for Libraries Serving Immigrant Communities” (panel) Lucía González, Adam Davis, Isabel Castro, and Alicia Long. FLA 2011 Annual Conference, Orlando, FL. May 4, 2011.

Experience:

  • 2011: University of South Florida, School of Library and Information Science
    • Graduate Research Assistant. Research on disaster preparedness and libraries.
  • 2009-2011: University of South Florida, School of Library and Information Science
    • Graduate Assistant