Faculty Research

A collage of books published by faculty members - Pepperdine University

Pepperdine encourages and values each faculty member's individual interests. Many faculty members are respected experts in their fields of study, and lead a diverse variety of research projects. Their contributions are widely published in scholarly publications, books, and other works and are helping to make a difference in multiple issues and aspects of education, policy, society, and humanity.

Faculty Research feeds below from Digital Commons and SelectedWorks.

Selected Works by Faculty

">Implementing OCLC's WMS (Web-scale Management Services) Circulation at Pepperdine University Powerpoint

Author: ">Sally Bryant
Category: Presentations

This presentation covers the reasons why Pepperdine University Libraries decided to move to the next-generation technology of WMS as our library system. WMS is an integrated library system hosted by OCLC that is “in the cloud.” Pepperdine was one of the first libraries to go live with WMS, and in ... more

">Pepperdine University Libraries Go Webscale

Author: ">Sally Bryant
Category: Presentations

Sally Bryant, Head of Access Services at Pepperdine University, shares her perspective of the impact of WorldShare Management Services on their public-facing services.

">#Doesthatreallywork? Transforming the Traditional, Rethinking, Letting Go

Author: ">Sally Bryant
Category: Presentations

After a critical examination of the "traditional," Pepperdine University Libraries has made many dramatic, yet cost effective changes in Fall 2011. We have adopted an attitude of perpetual Beta for products and library services. We learned that sometimes it is not just out with the old, but out with the ... more

">In the Cloud with OCLC – New System at Pepperdine University Libraries

Author: ">Sally Bryant
Category: Articles

">Frohawk Two Feathers: Afrofuturism and the Colonial Imaginary

Author: ">Ellen C. Caldwell
Category: Visual Studies

Through his drawings, monumental portraits, detailed maps, and sculptures, Los Angeles-based artist Frohawk Two Feathers is creating an ongoing saga of epic proportions. Rewriting history by mixing fact and fiction, Two Feathers has devoted much of his career to telling the tale of the imagined union of France in England through ... more