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John Adkins

  • Library Director
  • University of Charleston
  • 11PublicationsNumber of items in John's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 17Followers

Research interests

History of the Baldwin-Felts Detective AgencyCritical ThinkingCopyright in Higher EducationHistory of Science Fiction

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Recent publications

  • Review of Library 2020: Today’s Leading Visionaries Describe Tomorrow’s Library

    • Adkins J
  • Review of Mentoring int he Library: Building for the Future

    • Adkins J

Professional experience

Library Director

University of Charleston

September 2009 - Present

Interim Library Director

University of Charleston

October 2008 - September 2009(a year)

Reference, Instruction, & Technology Librarian

University of Charleston

July 2004 - October 2008(4 years)

Historian (Part-Time)

Wilbur Smith Associates

August 2003 - July 2004(a year)

Graduate Student Reference Desk Assistant

University of Kentucky

February 2003 - May 2004(a year)


Wilbur Smith Associates

December 2001 - August 2003(2 years)

Environmental Analyst/Historian

Wilbur Smith Associates

July 1998 - December 2001(3 years)

Environmental Analyst

West Virginia Division of Highways

February 1993 - June 1998(5 years)


MSLS, Library Science

University of Kentucky

April 2002 - May 2004(2 years)

MA, Humanities (Historical Studies)

West Virginia Graduate College

April 1996 - May 1997(a year)

BA, Regents

West Virginia State University

January 1987 - December 1990(4 years)