Library Information Professional Collection

Research Page

The Library Information Professional Collection is designed to support the professional Librarian and staff of the UTEP Library.  The collection can be divided into 4 areas:

Collection Development

Online resources

Directory of Open access Journals

Global Books In Print (Bowker)

Information Science and Technology Abstracts (ISTA)

Serials Directory

 Spanish Books in Print (Bowker)

Ulrich's periodicals Directory




Online resources

Cataloger's Desktop (Limited usage requires password)

Classification Web (Limited usage requires password)

MARC Documentation From the Cataloging Distribution Service 

OCLC Bibliographic Formats and Standards

OCLC WorldCat through Connexion (Limited usage requires downloaded program and password)

 Understanding MARC Bibliographic Machine-readable Cataloging


Special Collections

Online resources

Book Arts Web


Conservation On-line

DigitalCommons @ UTEP

Guild of Bookworkers

Society of American Archivists

Manuscripts and Archives Online Tutorial 

Using Primary Sources on the Web


General Library Information

Online resources

Library and Information Science Abstracts (LISA)

Library Literature and Information Science Full Text (Wilson)

Professional Development Collection


All Books on Library Science are found in The Z and ZA area of the Library with the exception of subject bibliographies which are shelved with the subject the index.


Suggestions for individual titles always gladly accepted by subject specialist.