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- Research Library Issues, no. 289 (2016): Campus Shootings and Library Safety
- SPEC Kit 353: Funding Article Processing Charges (November 2016)
- SPEC Kit 352: Collection Assessment
- SPEC Kit 351: Affordable Course Content and Open Educational Resources (July 2016)
- SPEC Kit 350: Supporting Digital Scholarship (May 2016)
- Research Library Issues, no. 288 (2016): Data Visualization in Research Libraries
- SPEC Kit 349: Evolution of Library Liaisons (November 2015)
- ARL Academic Health Sciences Library Statistics 2013-2014
- Research Library Issues, no. 287 (2015): Transformation of Scholarly Communications
- ARL Academic Law Library Statistics 2013-2014