• Biography

    Dr. Xu received her Ph.D in Information Science from University of North Texas. Before working at Coastal Bend College, she was a project librarian at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi.

    Dr. Xu expertise areas include digital library, digital repository, scholarly communication, and open education, and data management. She is a member of Texas Library Association and American Library Association. She published the following publications (selected).  Dr. Xu likes to walk and cook after work. She also likes to pet dogs.

    Xu H, Ishida M, Wang M (2016) A Data Management Plan for Effects of particle size on physical and chemical properties of mine wastes. Research Ideas and Outcomes 2: e11065.

    XU, Hong (2016) Using Library and Information technologies and Resources to Support Sustainability Projects. Paper presented at: IFLA WLIC 2016 – Columbus, OH – Connections. Collaboration. Community in Session 215 - Environmental Sustainability and Libraries.

    Hong Xu, (2016) "Faculty use of a learning object repository in higher education", VINE Journal of Information and Knowledge Management Systems, Vol. 46 Issue: 4, pp.469-478, https://doi.org/10.1108/VJIKMS-05-2016-0024

    Hong Xu, (2015) "Factors affecting faculty use of learning object repositories", The Electronic Library, Vol. 33 Issue: 6, pp.1065-1078, https://doi.org/10.1108/EL-07-2014-010