MLA Forum
Volume VII, 2009
MLA Forum, MLA's online peer-reviewed journal was published from 2002-2009. It is indexed in both Library Literature and LISA. The MLA Board of Directors recently voted to suspend publication indefinitely. Past issues remain available for your viewing.

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January Article (2009)

Implementing an Institutional Repository at Central Michigan University by Ruth M. Helwig

book reviews

Reviews (2009-2010)

Read, James H.  Doorstep Democracy.  Face-to-face politics in the Heartland.  Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press. Reviewed by Senovia Guevara

Colvin, Geoff.  Talent Is Overrated: What Really Separates World-Class Performers from Everybody Else.  New York, NY: Penguin Group. Reviewed by Sophia Guevara

Gordon, Rachel Singer. The Accidental Library Manager. Medford, NJ: Information Today, 2004. Reviewed by James E. Van Loon

Tough, Paul. Whatever It Takes: Geoffrey Canada’s Quest to Change Harlem and America.. Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin, Co. Reviewed by Senovia Guevara

Pfeffer, Jeffrey and Sutton, Robert I. Hard facts, dangerous half-truths, and total nonsense: Profiting from evidence-based management. Boston, MA: Harvard Business School Press. Reviewed by Senovia Guevara

Ariely, Dan. Predictably Irrational. New York, NY: HarperCollins. Reviewed by Sophia Guevara

Gill, Michael Gates. How Starbucks saved my life: A son of privilege learns to live like everyone else. Gotham Books. Reviewed by Senovia Guevara

Borchert, Don. Free for All: Oddballs, Geeks and Gangstas in the Public Library.. New York: Virgin Books, 2007. Reviewed by Jill Slater