Thomas Reinsfelder

Thomas Reinsfelder
Head Librarian, Library
Penn State Mont Alto | 1 Campus Drive | Mont Alto, PA 17237

Thomas L. Reinsfelder


Ph.D., Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, PA.  (2012)
MSLS, Clarion University of Pennsylvania, Clarion, PA.  (2003)
BS, Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania, Shippensburg, PA. (2000)

Faculty Scholarly Activities

  1. Coordinator: Penn State‚Äôs Ask A Librarian service
  2. Co-Editor: Pennsylvania Libraries: Research & Practice
  3. 1st VP & President-Elect (2020): PA Library Association
  4. Reinsfelder, T. & Pike, C. (2018). Using library funds to support open access publishing through crowdfunding: Going beyond article processing charges. Collection Management, 43(2), 138-149. doi:10.1080/01462679.2017.1415826
  5. Reinsfelder, T.L. (2014). E-books & ethical dilemmas for the academic reference librarian. The Reference Librarian, 55(2), 151-162. doi:10.1080/02763877.2014.879035
  6. Reinsfelder, T.L., & Anderson, J.A. (2013). Observations and perceptions of academic administrator influence on open access initiatives. Journal of Academic Librarianship, 39(6), 481-487, doi:10.1016/j.acalib.2013.08.014
  7. Reinsfelder, T. (2012, May). Citation Analysis as a Tool to Measure the Impact of Individual Research Consultations. College & Research Libraries. 73(3), 263-277.