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RPC Grants Awarded During the Academic Year 2009-2010

Recipient Project Title / Description Request Amount of Award Date of Award

Jim Hahn

Information Seeking with Wikipedia Graduate student and software $2819 7/10/09

Tina E. Chrzastowski and Lynn Wiley

I-Share Monograph Collection Assessment Graduate students $2066.40 7/10/09
Lori S. Mestre
The Effectiveness of Learning Objects for Students from Diveres Backgrounds Compensation for undergrad students $1900 8/20/09
Rajwant S. Chilana
International Resources Guide to the Sikh Bible (Guru Granth Sahib) Travel and editing $5610 8/24/09
Al Kagan The Impact of Progressive Library Organizations in the US, Western Europe, and South Africa: Part II Travel $3000 11/17/09
Jenny Emanuel Career Entry and Millennial Academic Librarians Survey and transcription of interviews $2219.70 12/7/09

Merinda Kaye Hensley

Emily Love

Assessing Library Instruction for ESL Students Using Native Language Evaluations Translation of answers $750 2/17/10
Qiang Jin Functional Requirements for Authority Data and Resource Description and Access  Graduate students $2040 3/29/10
Paula Mae Carns A Curious Collection in Ivory Support to pay for images and the rights to publish them $250 5/13/2010
Jim Hahn Applied Research in Collections Based Library Wayfinding with the iPod Touch Graduate students $500 5/26/2010
Chris Prom A New Method for Assessing Open Source Software Projects Graduate students $3654 6/28/2010


Total funds awarded to RPC grant recipients during academic year 2009-2010:  $24,809.10