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/Disrpt in the Supply Chn


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

Research Interests

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

Selected Publications

  • 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. G. (2021). Using digital badges in business information literacy instruction: a case study. JOURNAL OF BUSINESS & FINANCE LIBRARIANSHIP, 26(1-2), 1-15. doi:10.1080/08963568.2020.1820244

  • Pothier, W. (2020). Information Literacy Instruction and Online Learning: Making the Case for Incorporating Digital Badges. Journal of Library & Information Services in Distance Learning, 14(3-4), 266-277. doi:10.1080/1533290x.2021.1873893

  • 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

  • Pothier, W. G., Howard, H., & Campbell, P. (2019). Pathways to Becoming an Academic Subject Specialist: Insights from Three Librarians. Partnership The Canadian Journal of Library and Information Practice and Research, 14(1). doi:10.21083/partnership.v14i1.5172

  • Girven Pothier, W. (2019). Academic Library Staffing Models in Support of the Entrepreneurship Ecosystem: An Examination of Case Studies Abstract. In Supporting Entrepreneurship and Innovation (Vol. Volume 40, pp. 55-66). doi:10.1108/s0732-067120190000040012

  • Committee, B. B. R. S. (2019). Outstanding Business Reference Sources 2018. Reference & User Services Quarterly, 58(2), 114-118. doi:10.5860/rusq.58.2.6931

  • 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