- Instructor University Wisconsin, LaCrosse, 1971-1976, assistant professor, 1976-1978, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1979-1983, associate professor, 1983-1994, professor, since 1994.
- The Origins of American Academic Librarianship:
- This book treats academic librarianship as a professional culture, and traces its historical development in relation to the transformation of American higher education from the early 19th Century into the age of the university.
- Louis Shores
- Louis Shores was one of the undisputed intellectual leaders of librarianship in the 1960s.