Office Location: AC-3G02B
|Monday-Friday||9:00 am-5:00 pm|
|M Ed||Queen's University||Assessment and Evaluation (ESL)||2002-2004|
|BA||Henan University||English Literature||1994-1998|
Areas of Expertise
- Cataloging and classification
Metadata and digitization
Articles in Field Of Expertise
Diao, J. "Wikipedia, socialpedia, and randompedia: How could I play by the rules when there aren’t any?." Journal of New Librarianship. 4 2019: 149-155.
Diao, J. "In search of China’s first library: Materials, houses and arrangement." Library & Information History. Forthcoming: .
Diao, J. "Teaching Occupational Outlook Handbook for students in career development: A teaching plan." CUNY Academic Works. 2018: .
Diao, J. "Evolution of Western library catalogs: The rising expectation of users." International Journal of Librarianship. 3(1) 2018: 78-93.
Diao, J. "Conceptualizations of catalogers’ judgment through content analysis: A preliminary investigation." Cataloging & Classification Quarterly. 56(4) 2018: 298-316.
Diao, J. "Cataloging backlogs: Perennials, seaweeds, or others?." College & Research Libraries News. 79(3) 2018: 142-143.
Diao, J. "Inukshuks: A librarian’s narrative." College & Research Libraries News. 78(2) 2017: 93-95.
Diao, J. "The absence of public libraries in Imperial China: An alternative interpretation of Chinese writing." Library & Information History. 33(3) 2017: 195-214.
Diao, J. & Cao, H. "Chronology in cataloging Chinese archaeology reports and related materials: An investigation of cultural bias in the Library of Congress Classification." Cataloging & Classification Quarterly. 54 2016: 244-262.
Diao, J. ""Fu hao", "fu hao", "fuHao", or "fu Hao"? A cataloger's navigation of an ancient Chinese woman's name." Cataloging & Classification Quarterly. 53 2015: 71-87.
Diao, J. & Mirtha, M.A. "Transfering cataloging legacies into descriptive metadata creation in digital projects: Catalogers' perspective." Journal of Library Metadata. 14(2) 2014: 130-145.
Diao, J. "Passion of a young cataloger." Technicalities. 33(4) 2013: 17.
Chapters in Field Of Expertise
Diao, J. & Li, Yue. "Romanization and Transliteration." Guidelines and Procedures for the Shared Bibliographic Catalog. 2015: 7-8.
Presented Papers, Lectures, and Exhibitions and Performances
" From a practitioner librarian to a practitioner researcher: My personal experience " December 21, 2018: LACUNY Junior Faculty & Research Roundtable.
" Wikipedia 101: How to use it in a smart way " October 24, 31, November 7, 14, 2018: In collaboration with CETLE, York College.
" Incorporate Web pictures in information literacy class to motivate students learning: A class lead-in activity at the METRO Reference and Instruction Meetup Library Lesson Lab " May 16, 2018: .
" A lunch-hour conversation about using Wikipedia for teaching and learning. " December 6, 2017, with William Ashton, Yolanda Small, Margaret Vendreys, Megan Wacha, George White, and Greet Van Belle: .
" Evolution of library’s catalog. " November 2017, presented at LACUNY Cataloging Roundtable, Baruch College, New York: .
" Milestones of libraries’ catalogs: How we get here and where we are heading. " April, 2017, in Junli Diao, Christina Miller, Scott Sheidlower, Todd Simpson, Stefka Tzanova's group presentation Welcome to the York College Library, conducted at the meeting of York College Professor 101.: .
" Building cataloging department Web pages " May 29-June 1, 2009, poster presentation presented at the Canadian Library Association Conference held in Montreal, Canada.: .
" A faceted classification for computer software " June 14-17, 2006, poster presentation presented at the Canadian Library Association Conference held in Ottawa, Canada: .
LACUNY Professional Development Committee, LACUNY PDC Travel Grant Award. : $600.
Other Professional Activities and Public Service
Attended ALA MidWinter 2019 Conference at Seattle: January 29-29, 2019.
Participated LGBTQ + Poetry Slam and recited poem "Three Coins in the Fountain: A Personal Version" at York College: November 14, 2019.
Attended LACUNY Junior Faculty Research Roundtable Spring 2018 event "Taming the Wild & Unruly Writing Process: Strategies and Tips for Academic Librarians": April 27, 2018.
Attended ACRL/NY Program "Enhancing Impact of Library Instruction on Student Learning and Success" at Mercey College, March 15, 2018: March 15, 2018.
Participated the preparation for CTLT’s Black History Month Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon.: September 2017.
Collaborating with Professor Michele Gregory, Professor Jacob Apkarian, and Professor Xiaodan Zhang in sociology collection development: March 2016 - present.
Attended "Shut Up & Write! + Discussion and Networking" at the Graduate Center: May 31, 2017.
Attended"LACUNY Emerging Technologies Committee: Text Analysis Workshop" at John Jay College: November 16, 2016.
Attended "LACUNY Reference Roundtable: OneSearch, many systems" at the Graduate Center: May 5th, 2017.
Attended "LACUNY Instruction Group Fall Roundtable on Embedded" at the Graduate School of Journalism: September 23rd, 2016.
Attended ALA 2016 Conference at Orlando: June 24-27, 2016.