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Willow Fuchs: Business Reference & Instruction Librarian

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Willow Fuchs
Pomerantz Business Library

About Willow

Willow Fuchs is the Business Reference & Instruction Librarian at the Business Library in the Tippie College of Business. She supports students, faculty and staff throughout the college. Willow's areas of interest include information literacy, instruction, and scholarly communications.

Willow has earned a BUILD certificate by participating in the Building University of Iowa Leadership for Diversity initiative.


MISt, Library and Information Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada, 2008

BA, Psychology, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada, 2004

Publications and other Intellectual Contributions

Poon, J., Hoxley, H. & Fuchs, W. (2011) Real estate education: an investigation of multiple stakeholders. Property Management, 29(5), 468-487. Highly Commended Award Winner at the Literati Network Awards for Excellence 2012.

Hoxley, H., Poon, J. and Fuchs, W. (2011) Real estate employability: Differing perceptions of graduates from undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Journal of European Real Estate Research, 4(3), 243-258.

McCabe, K. and Fuchs, W. (2011). Using Evidence in Practice: Point of Need Reference Service. Evidence Based Library and Information Practice, 6(2), 81-84.

Poon, J., Hoxley, M. and Fuchs, W. (2010, September). Real estate education: a comparative study of employer requirements and graduate self perceptions: in Proceedings of Construction and Building Research (COBRA) Conference, Paris, France.

Poon, J., Royston, P. and Fuchs, W. (2010, September). An examination of the Critical Factors for developing a successful blended learning teaching method for RICS and CIOB accredited courses: in Proceedings of Construction and Building Research (COBRA) Conference, Paris, France.


Bloedel, K., & Fuchs, W. (2015, June) Evolution of Instruction: Collaborating Across Campus & Community. Poster Presentation at the Special Libraries Association Annual Conference, Boston, MA.

Fuchs, W. (2011, October) Open Access: Academics' Beliefs and Behaviors. Oral presentation at Internet Librarian International, London.

Fuchs, W.  (2011, October) Making Your Research Open Access: Using SHERPA Services. Oral presentation at Open Access mini-conference, Bournemouth University, Bournemouth.

Schmidt, B., Rodrigues, E., & Fuchs. W. (2011, June). European Research in the OpenAIRE: Infrastructure & Support for Open Access to Scientific Information. Oral presentation at the European Association of Research Managers and Administrators (EARMA) Conference 2011, Bragança, Portugal.

Fuchs, W., Hodgson, A., & Hubbard, B. (2011, June). Open Access: Supporting Researchers at Your Institution. Poster Presentation at the Association of Research Managers and Administrators  (ARMA) UK Conference 2011, Glasgow.

Fuchs, W., Hodgson, A., & Hubbard, B. Open Access at Your Institution. (2011, April). Poster  Presentation at the Association of University Administrators Conference, Nottingham.

McCabe, K. M., Fuchs, W. E., & Fyfe, T. (2009, June). Meebo and Elluminate: Enhancing virtual reference. Oral presentation at the PGPL Beyond Hope Library Conference, Prince George, BC, Canada.

Fuchs, W. E., McCabe, K. M., & Fyfe, T. (2009, May). Meebo and Elluminate: Enhancing virtual reference. Poster presentation at the Canadian Library Association National Conference, Montreal, QC.

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