The library and information services community shares and debates its ideas in journals, books, and newsletters. Dysart & Jones have authored many articles, published in some of the industry’s most influential publications, including:

  1. SevenEasy Steps to Help You Measures Upin Computers in Libraries, July 2013; Rebecca Jones & Moe Hosseini-Ara
  2. Overcoming Our Habits & Learning to Measure Impact in Computers in Libraries, June 2013; Rebecca Jones & Moe Hosseini-Ara
  3. Library Strategic Planning: Voyage of Star Trek Enterprise or Spruce Goose?Issue 5, 2012, Feliciter; Jim Morgenstern & Rebecca Jones
  4. How UTM Library Staff Imagined the Future and Collaborated on the Plan to Realize the Vision; Issue 5, 2012, Feliciter; Susan Senese & Rebecca Jones
  5. Celebrating 20 Years of Passion, Curiosity and a Desire to Help in the June 2012 issue of CLA Govt Library & IM Professionals Network
  6. Why Libraries Fail & Tips for Staying Alive, Issue 3, 2005, Feliciter; Jane Dysart
  7. Libraries and Their Service Portfolios, June 2005, Searcher; Rebecca Jones
  8. Information Audits: Building a Critical Process, Jan 2004, Searcher; Rebecca Jones
  9. Intelligent Conferences: Reality or Oxymoron? Jan 2001, Searcher; Stephen Abram & Rebecca Jones
  10. Business Plans: Roadmaps for Growth and Success, Dec 2000, Information Outlook; Rebecca Jones

Other Publications We Have Contributed to:

Dysart & Jones also participates regularly in the industry’s ongoing discussion of new ideas by editing the vehicles that publish them.

Intranet Professional, a bimonthly newsletter from Information Today, Fall 1999-2003
Jane Dysart, Rebecca Jones, Mary Lee Kennedy, co-editors

Business Online: A Canadian Guide.
Jane Dysart: co-editor

Information Outlook, Knowledge Management special issue
Jane Dysart: guest editor

Special Libraries (now Information Outlook), Standing in the Future special issue
Jane Dysart: guest editor

Current Conference Presentations, PDF format

Québec Library Association –L’Association des bibliothécaires du Québec
» Conference, Montreal, May 2007— by Rebecca Jones

Computers in Libraries 2007
» Organization 2.0— by Rebecca Jones

Computers in Libraries 2007
» Accelerated Planning: Not an Oxymoron— by Rebecca Jones

Toronto Area Law Librarians (TALL) 2006
» CSI: Competencies, Skills & Insights for the Information Professional
— by Rebecca Jones

IFLA 2006
» Improving the User Experience: Tips &Strategies for Success— by Jane Dysart

Joint Spring Workshop, DC, April 25, 2006 (DCSLA, DCLA, LLS of DC, FLICC)
» Competencies & the Information Professional— by Jane Dysart

Ontario Library Association, Feb 2 – 4, 2006, Toronto
» Building Castles in Your Mind: Creative Planning for the Future— by Jane Dysart
» Accelerated Planning— by Rebecca Jones

Information Highways, April 5, 2005
» Top 10 Reasons Information Professionals Succeed: Business Practices for Fuiling the Fire— byRebecca Jones

SLA, Boston Chapter, March 23, 2005
» Top Ten Reasons Libraries Fail— by Jane Dysart

Ontario Library Association, Feb 3 – 5 2005, Toronto
» Top Ten Reasons Libraries Fail— by Jane Dysart
» Planning: Lessons from the Trenches with Yvonne Attard, Lynne Bentley, Marjorie Whalen— byRebecca Jones
» Barcoding Our Clients— by Rebecca Jones