Wendy Pothier

Wendy Pothier

Associate Professor, Business and Economics Librarian
Phone: (603) 862-2608
Office: Library Administration, Dimond Library Rm 323E, Durham, NH 03824

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Collection liaison to

  • Accounting
  • Decision Sciences
  • Economics
  • Hospitality Management
  • Management
  • Marketing

Courses Taught

  • ADMN 845: Supply Chain Management
  • PAUL 680: BiP:C/Disruption Supply Chain


  • M.L.S., Library Science, Clarion University
  • M.S., Logistics&Materials Management, Maine Maritime Academy
  • B.A., East Asian Languages, Pennsylvania State University
  • B.A., Japanese, Pennsylvania State University
  • B.A., Comparative Literature, Pennsylvania State University

Research Interests

  • Access to Data/Information
  • Business Education
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Financial/Economic Literacy

Selected Publications

  • Pothier, W., & Condon, P. (2023). Cultivating a Data Literate Workforce: Considerations for Librarians. portal: Libraries and the Academy, 23(4), 629-636. doi:10.1353/pla.2023.a908694

  • Condon, P. B., & Pothier, W. G. (2022). Advancing data literacy: Mapping business data literacy competencies to the ACRL framework. JOURNAL OF BUSINESS & FINANCE LIBRARIANSHIP, 27(2), 104-126. doi:10.1080/08963568.2022.2048168

  • Pothier, W. (2022). Teaching Secondary Market Research through Active Learning Workshops. In Teaching Business Information Literacy. ACRL.

  • Peck, B., & Pothier, W. (2022). FIRE Starters: Using a Train-the-Trainer Model and Team Consultations to Support a First-Year Experience Business Competition. In Teaching Business Information Literacy. ACRL.

  • Pothier, W. (2022). Setting the Scene with Surveys: Using Polling Software to Demonstrate Primary and Secondary Data. In The Data Literacy Cookbook. ACRL.

  • Pothier, W. (n.d.). Jamming Together: Concept Mapping in the Pandemic Classroom. Ticker: The Academic Business Librarianship Review, 5(2). doi:10.3998/ticker.16481003.0005.220

  • Pothier, W. G., & Condon, P. B. (2020). Towards data literacy competencies: Business students, workforce needs, and the role of the librarian. JOURNAL OF BUSINESS & FINANCE LIBRARIANSHIP, 25(3-4), 123-146. doi:10.1080/08963568.2019.1680189

  • Murray, T. E., & Girven, W. J. (2017). The Specialist. JOURNAL OF LIBRARY ADMINISTRATION, 57(8), 911-921. doi:10.1080/01930826.2017.1374114

  • Girven, W. J. (2016). The Specialist. JOURNAL OF LIBRARY ADMINISTRATION, 56(8), 1007-1017. doi:10.1080/01930826.2016.1231551

  • Behler, A. C., & Girven, W. J. (2008). Ask! Your Library at the HUB: Penn State Libraries’ Experiences Providing Reference Services at the Campus Student Union Building. Partnership The Canadian Journal of Library and Information Practice and Research, 3(1). doi:10.21083/partnership.v3i1.332

  • Most Cited Publications