Barclay, Donald A.

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BARCLAY, Donald A.

BARCLAY, Donald A. American, b. 1958. Genres: Librarianship, Local history/Rural topics. Career: Librarian, author, and editor. New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, coordinator of Library Institute, 1990-96; University of Houston, Houston, TX, coordinator of Electronic Publishing Center, 1996-97; Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library, Houston, assistant director for systems and informatics, 1997-2002; University of California-Merced, assistant university librarian, 2002-. Publications: (with J.H. Maguire and P. Wild) Into the Wilderness Dream: Exploration Narratives of the American West, 1500-1805, 1994; (ed. and contrib.) Teaching Electronic Information Literacy, 1995; (with J.H. Maguire and P. Wild) A Rendezvous Reader: Tall, Tangled, and True Tales of the Mountain Men, 1997; Managing Public-Access Computers: A How-to-Do-It Manual for Librarians, 2000; (with D.D. Halsted) The Medical Library Association Consumer Health Reference Service Handbook, 2001; (with J.H. Maguire and P. Wild) Different Travellers, Different Eyes; Artists' Narratives of the American West, 1810-1920, 2001; Teaching and Marketing Electronic Information Literacy, 2003. Contributor to text and reference books. Contributor of articles and reviews to periodicals. Address: Library, University of California-Merced, Box 2039, Merced, CA 95344, U.S.A. On-line address: [email protected]