Kate Cleland-Sipfle the Hannon Library

photo of Kate Cleland-Sipfle

Responsibilities

  • Cataloging Coordinator

  • Subject Areas:

    • Foreign Languages and literature (French, Spanish)

    • Environmental Studies

    • Geography

    • International Studies

 

Contact Information

 

 

Committees and Teams:

Oregon Library Association

  • OLA Conference Planning Committee - Showcase Coordinator for OLA 2012, Bend, OR, Apr. 24-26, 2012.

  • Technical Services Round Table - Secretary 2007-2013 This team organizes programs for the annual Oregon Library Association conference, co-sponsors sessions of mutual interest with by other OLA divisions and task forces, and sponsors and organizes professional development activities of interest to the technical services community in Oregon at various times of year.

Oregon University System

  • Online Northwest Planning Committee - 2008-2011

ORBIS-CASCADE Alliance

  • Summit Cataloging Committee 2004-2008

  • Catalog Liaison for SOU 2004-

  • Summit Cataloging Steering Team 2006-2008

  • Summit Catalog Committee Short Term Summit Search Interface Working Group 2006-2007

SOU Campus Committees

  • University Studies Committee - Winter-Spring 2006 as sabbatical replacement for Library member

  • Financial Aids and Awards - one-year replacement term 2004-05, and three year terms 2005-2008; 2009-

  • Faculty Development Committee - Winter-Spring 2006 as sabbatical replacement for Library Member; and one-year replacement term 2008-

  • Faculty Senate - Library representative Fall 2011, Spring 2009-Fall 2010 as sabbatical replacement, and Fall 2011 - 2014; Faculty Senate Elections Committee 2012-2014

Hannon Library

  • Library Accreditation Task Force 2005-2006

  • Personnel Committee (three year term) 2005-2008

  • Collection Development Team 2006-

  • Technical Services, Cataloging, Special Collections groups 2004-2008

  • Southern Oregon Digitial Archives (SODA) Work Group 2003-2008; Digitizing Team 2008-

  • Reference and Instruction Team 2004-2006

  • Periodicals Team 2010 -

 

Presentations:

  • From Regional to Local: Digitization Models in Oregon and Washington, panelist and presenter, Oregon Library Association/Washington Library Association, Vancouver, WA; April 26, 2013, with Teresa Montgomery, Fules Filipski, Ross Fuqua, Lindsay Zaborowski, and Evan Robb.Poster

  • LSTA Grant History Collection, SOAR 2010, Southern Oregon University (graphics by Brent Cummings)

  • Southern Oregon History Collection at SOAR 2008 - presentation for students, faculty, staff, and public at Southern Oregon Arts and Research 2008, May 22, 2008, with Dorothy Ormes, co-presenter (Dorothy's storytelling section not part of slides).

  • “Preserving Our History” Oregon 150 video, participant for Hannon Library Southern Oregon History Collection; Rogue Valley TV, aired February 14, 2009.

  • Southern Oregon History Collection: LSTA Showcase - presentation at Oregon/Washington Library Association joint conference, Vancouver, WA, April 18, 2008.

  • Digitizing Grows Community: Southern Oregon History Collection. Presentation at Oregon Library Assocation Conference, Corvallis, OR, April 20, 2007. With Dorothy Ormes, co-presenter. Part of a 3-part panel organized by Kate Cleland-Sipfle on the theme: Digitizing Grows Community, with additonal presentations by Rose Jackson of Portland State University and Marita Kunkel of Oregon Institute of Tchnology.

  • Southern Oregon History Collection. Presentation at Southern Oregon Library Federation Meeting, Southern Oregon University Hannon Library, February 2, 2007. With Dorothy Ormes, co-presenter.

  • Embracing Digital Collections: Access Issues and Practices for Academic Libraries. Presentation at Oregon Library Association Conference, Salem, OR, April 7, 2006. Part of a 3-part panel organized by Kate Cleland-Sipfle on Providing Access to Digital Collections, with Emily Asch of Pacific University and Kelly Peterson of Oregon Institute of Technology.

  • Southern Oregon Digital Archives (SODA): First Nations Collection. Presentation at Digitizing Cultural Heritage Seminar, Rare Books and Manuscript Pre-conference of the American Library Association, St. Louis, MO, June 24, 2005.

  • Southern Oregon Digital Archives - An Introduction. Presentation before the Southern Oregon Library Federation, May 13, 2005, Roseburg, Oregon.

  • Creating the Southern Oregon Digital Archives. Presentation at Oregon Heritage Conference, Ashland, OR, May 7, 2004. With Mary Jane Cedar Face and Deborah Hollens, co-presenters.

 

Selected Book Reviews for Choice: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries:

  • Encyclopedia of Caribbean Archaeology (University Press of Florida, 2014) -Pending

  • China, America and the Pacific (Adam Matthew) Internet Resource. Submitted

  • Merchants, Markets, and Exchange in the Pre-Columbian World (Dumbarton Oaks, 2013) -

  • The Digital Archaeological Record (tDAR) Internet Resource. 51 (2)

  • Encyclopedia of Puget Sound Internet Resource. 50 (6)

  • Documents of 20th Century Latin American and Latino Art Internet Resource. 49 (3)

  • Historical dictionary of Mesoamerica (Scarecrow, 2012); 49 (1)

  • Handbook to life in the Inca world (Facts on File, 2011); 48 (8)

  • The anthropology graduate's guide: from student to a career (Left Coast, 2011); 49 (2)

  • Spanish Periodicals and Newspapers: Women's Magazine Digital Collection Internet Resource. 48 (4):The new catalog of Maya hieroglyphs: v. 2: The Codical texts (Oklahoma, 2009) - 47 (11)

  • World Database on Protected Areas Internet Resource. 47 (6)

  • University of Washington Libraries Digital Collections Internet Resource. 47 (2)

  • Ethnic studies research : approaches and perspectives (Altamira, 2008) -46 (3)

  • Guide to documentary sources for Andean studies, 1530–1900 (University of Oklahoma, 2008). 46 (2)

  • The Tupac Amaru and Catarista rebellions : an anthology of sources (Hackett, 2008). 46 (1)

  • United States West Coast : an environmental history (ABC-Clio, 2007). 45 (7)

  • Oregon Explorer Internet Resource. 45 (5)

  • Milestones in Archaeology (ABC-CLIO,2007). 45 (4)

  • Anthropology Tutorials Internet Resource. 45 (2)

  • Demography in Archaeology (Cambridge, 2006). 44 (8)

  • EnviroLink Internet Resource. 44 (6)

  • Lynching in America: A History in Documents (NYU, 2006). 43 (10)

  • Handbook of Inca Mythology (ABC-CLIO, 2004). 42 (10)

  • The Ethnopolitical Encyclopedia of Europe (Palgrave-Macmillan, 2004). 42 (6)

  • Latin America and the Caribbean : A Continental Overview of Environmental Issues (Series: Worlds Environments; ABC-CLIO, 2004). 42 (2)

  • The New Catalog of Maya Hieroglyphs (University of Oklahoma Press, 2003). 41 (4)

  • Dictionary of Race, Ethnicity and Culture (Sage Publications, 2003). 40 (10):1726

  • The Columbia Guide to American Environmental History (Columbia University Press. 2002). 40 (4)

  • Maya civilization 1996-2000: a bibliographic guide (Labyrinthos, 2002). 39 (11-12)

 

Articles:

Cleland, Kathryn M. and Izumi Shimada

  • 1998 Paleteada Pottery and Potters: An Ancient Domestic Industry and Sub-Culture. In collected volume: Andean Ceramics: Technology, Organization and Approaches, edited by Izumi Shimada. p. 111-150. MASCA Research Papers in Science and Archaeology, Supp. to V. 15.

  • 1994 Cerámios Paleteados: Tecnología, Esfera de Producción y Sub-cultura en el Perú Antiguo. In Tecnología y Organización de la Producción de Cerámica Prehispánica en los Andes, edited by Izumi Shimada, p. 321-348. Pontifícia Universidad Católica del Perú, Fondo Editorial, Lima.

  • 1992 Sicán Bottles: Marking Time in the Peruvian Bronze Age: A Five-part Typology and Seriation. Andean Past 3: 193-235; full text version pending at Andean Past web site.

Cleland, Kathryn M.

  • 1991 Biographies: Larco Hoyle, Rafael; Mejía Xesspe, José Toríbio; Tello, J. C. Valcárcel, L.G. In International Dictionary of Anthropologists, edited by Christopher Winters, p. 382-3; 472-3; 686-7, and 719-20. Garland Publications, New York.

 

Education:

 

Community Service and Activities (non-university):

  • Rogue Valley Audubon Society Membership Committee (2008-2011; Auction Co-chair 2011-14)

  • North Mountain Park Nature Center stewardship and education volunteer (2009- )

  • Nature Conservancy stewardship volunteer (2004-2008)

  • Environmental Action, Rogue Valley UU Fellowship, (chair 2000-2004; coordinator, summer camp 2010-2011)

  • Editor, Rogue Unitarian newsletter (1999-2001)

  • Member, Ministerial Search Committee (2008-2009)

  • Leadership Council, RVUUF (1999-2002)

  • Political Committee, Rogue Group Sierra Club (2002-2003)

  • Siskiyou Singers (member 1999 - ; Board member 2008 -2011; Music Coordinator 2009 -)

 

Interests:

  • Hiking, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing

  • Birdwatching. botanizing, nature photography

  • Environmental protection volunteer work; advocacy

  • Choral singing and classical music

  • Reading, indie films, journaling

 

Selected Favorite Places: